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A coed group surfing lesson is a fantastic way to spend a day in Southern California and learn how to surf in a fun and encouraging environment. It’s the perfect introduction to learning how to catch waves and live the surfing lifestyle. The group setting makes learning to surf a fun activity, whether you’ve signed up with friends or you’re ready to make new ones.

If you have never surfed before or want to refresh your skills, this is the perfect course to get your feet wet! Expert instructors will cover basic aspects of surfing, from ocean safety and surf etiquette to paddling, pop-ups and wave-riding techniques. Surf instructors are certified in CPR, first aid and lifesaving and the surf school is permitted by the City of San Diego.
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La Jolla Shores Park
Surf Diva Surf School
Paddle, pop-up and ride a wave with a 1.5-hour surf lesson at La Jolla Shores, one of San Diego’s most scenic beaches. Learn the basics on the sand, then head into the water with expert instructors and a group of beginning surfers. Catch breaking sets as you surf alongside your instructors, and perfect your technique with their tips and advice. Watch for the dolphins and sea lions that live along the Pacific Coast, enjoy San Diego’s famously warm water, and get an unforgettable taste of California’s most iconic sport.
  • Surf lesson in La Jolla Shores
  • Learn to surf at one of the most beautiful beaches in the San Diego area
  • Open to participants 12 and up and all surfing levels
  • Work with some of the best instructors in town
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Reviewed 1 week ago
Wave party fun

My teenager daughter and I booked a 1.5 hour group lesson with Surf Diva to try surfing for the first time. We had 3 instructors who were great! They were patient and were in the water the entire time instructing and helping us get up...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago
Best Surf School in San Diego!

My daughter has been taking surf lessons from Surf Diva for 5 years now. It has now become a summer tradition. Every year we look forward to our annual trip to La Jolla and take surf lessons. Even though she only goes during the summer,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Private surf lesson with Summer

My 19 year old daughter had a 2-hour private surf lesson. Her instructor, Summer, was amazing! She explained things well, she was encouraging and personable, and my daughter had a great time! Summer even offered to surf with her after the lesson was over, but...More

Thank lorilparr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Teen Surf Lesson

My two teens had a thorough and enjoyable private surf lesson. I was very impressed by the lesson. The instructor was patient, positive and encouraging. As a mom with some trepidation about this activity, I was very pleased with the safety instruction that began the...More

Thank Amy F
Reviewed 24 June 2018
awesome private surf lesson

I've taken a handful of surfing lessons in San Diego and in New York City (Rockaway beaches) and this was by far the best lesson I've had. I had a two hour private with Taylor, who was super fun, really supportive and encouraging and good...More

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