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Teen/Adult Billabong 4-Day Surf Camp

Students and Instructors surfing*4-Day Camp – 3 Hour Lessons Each Day – All Gear Included
*Maximum 4:1 Student to Instructor Ratio (often less)
*Supportive, Expert Coaches – Lifeguard Certified
*Fully Insured and Permitted Surf School – Don’t Settle For Less!
*Ages 13 & Up

Whether you have never surfed before or if you just want to improve your skills, our 4-day surf camp will have the coaching that will enable you to reach your goals. Our instructors will work with you in small groups (4-1 student to instructor ratio), divided up by experience level, to give you 4 days of dedicated surfing immersion to get you riding waves like never before.

**Summer camps are over for 2020 – however we are booking PRIVATE SCHOOL YEAR CAMPS for teen groups/cohorts. If your teens are distance learning this fall, this is a great way to get them outside! Please Email Us for more info – programs are customized and can range from a few days to the entire semester!**

*4-Day Camp: $345
*w/ Express Pass: $315



So what does it mean to go to a Billabong Surf Camp? Just what you’d expect from the leader in Surfing – free Billabong giveaways and of course, the best surf camp around!

Participants will be broken up into small groups based on their level of experience. The basics will be taught (or quickly reviewed for more advanced students) – we will begin with land lessons that will focus on you learning about the waves and different types of breaks, surfer etiquette and water safety, and the different types of boards and fins. Lastly, before we head out into the water, we will coach you on the proper positioning, balance and pop up techniques on land and then into the surf we go!

As the camp progresses, we will get into more intermediate skills, catching waves and controlling your board while learning how to turn and maintain balance on the board. We will also teach you how to further your balance on board while standing on the face as well as how to efficiently and effectively paddle out through the breaking waves. You will learn the differences between riding in the white water and the face. You will also be taught to maneuver the board, turn, and begin to walk up and down the board.

Our instructors are all CPR, First-Aid, & lifeguard certified and ready to teach you the basics of surfing. Each participant will learn about ocean awareness, wave breaks, ocean conditions, safety in and out of the water, wave etiquette, paddling, push up and pop up techniques as well as and balancing.

2021 Summer Camp Dates Now Available:
June 21-24, 1:30pm-4:30pm – Santa Cruz, CA
June 22-25, 9am-Noon – Pacifica, CA
August 2-5, 12:30pm-3:30pm – Pacifica, CA
August 2-5, 1:00pm-4:00pm – Santa Cruz, CA
August 16-19, 9am-Noon – Pacifica, CA
**Have your own group and want to set up a custom camp date? Email Us!

Directions? Details?
Clinics are held at Linda Mar Beach in Pacifica (just 15 minutes from San Francisco). Linda Mar Beach is at the corner of Crespi Blvd and Highway 1 in Pacifica, CA. Clinics held in Santa Cruz are held either at Cowell’s Beach near the Municipal Wharf. WE DO NOT ACCEPT WALK-INS – please register in advance by clicking one of the links below. Directions, meeting instructions, and other details will all be in your confirmation email once booked.

Pacifica: Frequently Asked Questions
Santa Cruz: Frequently Asked Questions

Your camp includes:
Four days, three hours per day of instruction. All your gear is included – complementary surfboard & wetsuit. If you have your own surfboard or wetsuit, you are welcome to bring them, we recommend all wetsuits are at least 4/3mm.

Your packing list:
We provide all the equipment for your surfing adventure! Just bring regular beach items: swimsuit, towel, sunscreen, snack & water.

Book Pacifica Surf Camp:

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Book Santa Cruz Surf Camp:

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