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Surfriders Academy

224 5th St, Huntington Beach, CA 92648-5118
+1 714-782-4510
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Marcus is such a great instructor! His students’ safety is his first priority and that makes a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Awesome first lesson!!

My friend and I had our first surfing lesson with Marcus. He was great!! We were both a little... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2017
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Experience the most fun surf lesson ever! We Specialize in first time beginners, Private surf lesson rate:$120 includes Surfboard, Wetsuit, and a 1.5 hour surf lesson,or group surf lesson rate: 2 or more persons $90 each includes Surfboards, Wetsuits and a 1.5 hour surf lesson. All surf lessons take place at the beach, NOT AT THE 5TH STREET SURF SHOP... Call us for our Locations... Text or email us today to book a surf lesson by appointment only. We would need your Height ,Weight, Gender for wetsuit size. Plus a credit card number to hold to book Reservations.
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Marcus is such a great instructor! His students’ safety is his first priority and that makes a great difference regarding my confidence in the water. I’m glad that I got to do a session with him, which resulted in an amazing experience.

Thank Angelica Louise D
SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Angelica Awesome to have you as a student ! you did so well in surfing 😉 we greatly appreciate your review and hope to see you all again soon. Aloha Marcus the surf coach 🌊🏄💦🤙

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Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

My friend and I had our first surfing lesson with Marcus. He was great!! We were both a little nervous, but he immediately put us at ease and gave us the confidence we needed to have a successful first time on the water! I would...More

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SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

It's always a pleasure meeting new people that come to us for surfing lessons and I am flattered in the kind review you wrote about me, Hope to see you all again soon, Have a great day, Aloha Marcus the surf coach 🌊🏄💦🤙

Reviewed 3 November 2017

Highly recommended! We had our first lesson ever in the best location possible, but also with the most professional and friendly instructor: Marcus. He ensured that the lesson was not only fun and all the instructions clear, but safe too. We had an amazing time...More

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SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2017

Hello and thank you for taking the time to write a nice review , It was a great pleasure to meet everyone and to teach you all surfing , I know the kids had fun 😊 Hope to you guys next year . Aloha marcus...More

Reviewed 15 September 2017

We had a large group of 8, most of us had never surfed. The instructors were so accommodating and patient. All of us were able to get up on the board!!! I had a great time and I was the worst of the bunch. There...More

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SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2017

Aloha from Huntington Beach! Thank you for taking the time to write a review about us 😊 Our team also had fun teaching everyone how to surf , we hope to see you all again , until then hang ten 😊 Marcus the surf coach

Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

We had an absolutely wonderful time with Marcus and the guys. They were so accommodating to our group. Our kids all had a wonderful time learning to surf and improving their newly acquired skills. I highly recommend Surfriders Academy to anyone interested in giving a...More

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SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

Hello Mitzi, it was a Great pleasure meeting you and all the girls 😉 my instructors and I also were stoked to teach you all surfing 🌊🏄‍♀️💦 hope to see you and your friends again next summer . Aloha Marcus the coach 🌺

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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Marcus made himself available via text/phone as soon as we contacted him for the lesson and afterwards. He was early for the lesson time. Luckily, we were too! He spent time with my 9 year-old daughter getting her used to the board, etc. prior to...More

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SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

Awesome review! Thank you so much for your kind words and us, We really appreciate your business and it was a pleasure meeting you and family, Hope you have a great summer and maybe see you all next summer :) Marcus the surf coach...

Reviewed 2 July 2017

Marcus and Aloha were absolutely wonderful and provided personalized and supportive service to us! We were a group of four and he and Aloha divided us up into sets of two and away we went! We were all on our boards and in the water...More

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SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

Greetings Kati, We thank you beyond words can express, so nice to meet everyone that day, really proud of your son surfing also :) Aloha and I hope to see you all next summer if your in Huntington Beach, Have a blessed fun summer... Marcus...More

Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

I was so excited to finally learn the tricks that have kept me from being able to get up on the board. He not only knew exactly what I needed, but also what my 5 y/o daughter and my sister needed. He was kind, personable,...More

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SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2017

Hi there, pleasure meeting everyone that day and it was fun teaching your family surfing lessons, hope you all had a great vacation and come and see us again ... Aloha marcus the surf coach 🏄

Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Our family spent a couple of nights in Huntington Beach. My 12 year old loves the water so I thought it would be fun for her to have a surf lesson. I called Marcus and he was happy to book her in. The waves weren't...More

Thank sue a
SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2017

I'm speechless about the nice review, I had a great time teach your daughter and everyone surf lessons, hope to see you all again soon , Aloha marcus the surf coach🏄

Reviewed 10 January 2017

Marcus is the man. My brother and I called him one Saturday morning asking for a lesson later that day, and he was totally cool with the short notice. Two hours later, we received some AWESOME instruction on the beach and headed into the water....More

Thank Justin E
SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2017

Hey Justin , thank you very much for the stoked review, You guys are naturals in the surfing 🏄 I am always ready to go the extra mile for you guys and everyone else in teaching surfing 🏄 it was a pleasure meeting you ,...More

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