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Manly Surf Guide

27/8 Sydenham Rd | Brookvale, Sydney, New South Wales 2100, Australia
+61 412 417 431
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Great beginners surf class

I took the one day beginners surf class with Manly Surf Guide, and couldn't be happier. Ryan and... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2015
333georgei
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Toronto, Canada
Couldn't be happier!

I have been surfing with the guys from Manly Surf Guide for just under 8 months now and I just... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2015
Sarah B
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Sydney, Australia
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Learn to surf in Sydney! Manly Surf Guide are a boutique surf guiding company that offer small group surfing tours and surf lessons in Sydney's famous Manly Beach and Sydneys beautiful Northern Beaches. A local business owned and operated by Dee Why’s Ryan Hayfield, Ryan and his hand picked team of local staff have grown up surfing at Dee Why, Manly and Sydney’s Northern Beaches. Our guides know exactly where to go in all conditions. Ryan is one of Sydney’s most sought after surf coaches with over 15 years coaching experience and has been surfing since age 5. Ryan and his team are young, fun and full of energy. Each guide has completed a Level 2 Surf Coaching Course, APOLA (ocean safety), Advanced First Aid and Advanced Resuscitation qualifications. Ryan and his staff are passionate about the ocean and the sport of surfing and pride them selves on giving you an authentic surfing and Australian cultural experience. Manly Surf Guide is a successful company purely relying on word of mouth recommendations from providing a quality personalised service, rather than a large marketing campaign.
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27/8 Sydenham Rd | Brookvale, Sydney, New South Wales 2100, Australia
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27/8 Sydenham Rd | Brookvale, Sydney, New South Wales 2100, Australia
+61 412 417 431
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Reviewed 3 March 2015

I took the one day beginners surf class with Manly Surf Guide, and couldn't be happier. Ryan and Steve were very friendly and knowledgeable. Steve was a great instructor. I'd definitely recommend them to others!

4  Thank 333georgei
Reviewed 2 March 2015

I have been surfing with the guys from Manly Surf Guide for just under 8 months now and I just wanted to write a few words of appreciation. Having done a few short lessons within a group environment at a school in Manly, I was...More

6  Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 1 March 2015

I've been taking lessons from Steve for a couple of weeks and have booked him for more. He's very patient, helpful and a great communicator. I've also been progressing constantly and organically. I've no reservation in recommending him.

2  Thank Giorgio M
Reviewed 23 February 2015

Did the 1Day-Surf-Adventure last week and had a really good time. Very friendly, helpful and motivated teachers. Everything well organized to have the maximum possible from the day. Thanks a lot for this great day!!!

3  Thank Dajana N
Reviewed 21 February 2015

SUP with Ryan was amazing. Ryan gave clear instructions on how to paddle board and gave some insight into the local area. Thanks for your patience and guidance, we'll be back.

3  Thank AnnieExcuse
Reviewed 19 February 2015

The beginner's surf adventure with Manly surf guide was amazing. The staff is very kind, suggest you when it's the best weather condition to surf for the first time, the instructor is very nice and helps you a lot.

2  Thank Matteo A
Reviewed 18 February 2015 via mobile

Me and my gf had our first surfing experience today. Ryan was very prompt with replying to emails and very reliable and helpful. He is also very cool and very interesting. Steve took our lesson and he was great, we had a brilliant time and...More

3  Thank Londoner850
Reviewed 14 February 2015

Ryan was a gr8 teacher....made it very easy to get up & go...paddling around Shelly Beach was beautiful....highly recommend for locals & tourists alike :-)

2  Thank malnkel
Reviewed 21 January 2015 via mobile

The beginner's surf adventure with Manly surf guide was amazing. The price is very fair compared to the other surf schools around Syndey and there is a surflesson (1.5h) in the morning, lunch, afternoon surfing lesson (2h) and all the equipement included. The surf guides...More

1  Thank Taylor-AnnScarlett
Reviewed 15 January 2015

We booked Manly Surf Guide for our 12 year old daughters birthday with 9 of her friends in December, and the day was a huge hit. Ryan and his team took care of everything, they were great and incredibly patient with ten 12 year old...More

1  Thank Annabel A
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