Adult Surf Retreat (3 Days) Offered: Mon, Tue & Wed
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Discover the excitement and adventure of the ocean as you learn to surf with San Diego Surf School! Offered as 5 day, 3 day and weekend camps, surfers will learn:

  • Surfing basics
  • Surf etiquette
  • Wave selection
  • Ocean safety and awareness

    We guarantee safety and personalized instruction with small class sizes, and 3:1 surfer to instructor ratios (the best in the industry). The results will be amazing, as you cheer on your surfer riding the waves of San Diego.

    Offered Year-Round

    • AM/Morning Schedule
    • 9:00AM - 12:00PM Surfing


    18 & up (beginner, intermediate, advanced)

    3:1 Student to instructor ratio

    • surfboard
    • wetsuit
    • water

    The surf retreat program is a proven program to provide a subtle, yet exhilaration surfing progression leading to confidence in water and wave selection.

    By the end of the week, participants will be able to analyze surf conditions and currents, identify the basic components of a surfboard, differentiate basic types of surfboards for individual goals and styles of surfing, and progress to selecting and catching waves independently. The surf retreat program includes professional surf instructors and educators to individualize the experience for personal surfing goals and outcomes. The program includes, however not limited to, the following:

    • The fundamentals of surfing
    • Learn to analyze the surf conditions
    • Stretches specific to surfing
    • Surfing: emphasis on timing and stance
    • Safety
    • The basic components of a surfboard
    • Evaluate surf conditions to determine entry point
    • Surf stretching
    • Surfing; emphasis on wave selection and positioning
    • Safety
    • Introduction to surfboard types and styles of surfing
    • Surf stretching program
    • Evaluation of surfing conditions
    • Surfing style demons by the surf instructors
    • Surfing: emphasis on turns and catching face waves
    • Safety
    • Overview of San Diego's surfing history
    • Surf stretching program
    • Evaluate surf conditions
    • Surfing: emphasis on individual surfing style
    • Safety
    • Surfing etiquette
    • Surf stretching program
    • Evaluate the surf conditions
    • Surfing: emphasis on catching waves independently followed by formative feedback from surfing instructors
    • Safety
    • End of retreat celebration