Benefits of Group Surf Lessons for Adults

Sure, learning how to surf on your own or one-on-one with an instructor is great, but learning in a group is even better! Most people are unsure of what they should do when approaching a new physical activity. Group lessons will help lessen this uncertainty because learning in a group is a chance to receive support from other group members. 



So you’ve gotten into a health kick, you’ve bought some new gear to get out there and try a new activity, but you can’t find the motivation to get in the car and drive to the destination where your activity is. The great thing about group activity is the opportunity to be around dedicated and like-minded individuals.

In surfing, it’s motivating knowing that you get to exercise on a beautiful beach with awesome weather. Sometimes, even knowing that you’ll be at the beach, it’s still hard to get up and motivate yourself to go. That is why it’s a great idea to join group surfing sessions, where there is a motivating instructor and supportive people who work together.


Structure is an important aspect in fitness, especially for beginners. With structure, you can get a workout in without having to worry about planning it for your self. Some classes even have warm ups or start with basic tips to get you started and ease into the workout. Some even end with stretches and motivational talk to keep you going.

Group surf classes are great for beginners or those who need a little extra motivation to keep surfing and learn new tips from other people in the group. In group surf class, the instructor will coach you through each move and technique (this is great for beginners). Having a structured class will help you better understand surfing, ocean currents, and learn proper techniqes, resulting in you becoming a better surfer.


Form is such an important thing to perfect in fitness. The beauty of a group class is getting the chance to learn about form from an instructor, and watching others in the class perfect their form. You’ll learn that form is important because you’ll be able execute the exercise properly and eliminate potential injuries.

Form in surfing is very important. In a group surf lesson, you’ll learn that your form is an important part of being able to stand up on your surfboard and stay up. Also, paddling on the right spot on your board is important so you can easily paddle up to your wave. This can be learned in a group lesson.  

Take advantage of all of the beneficial things that group lessons provides. There are so many more benefits to group surf lessons that you would have try out for yourself to believe.

Sign up for group surf lessons at San Diego Surf School online or stop by the school today to get set up.