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surf lesson

Surf guidance with a former pro surfer

surf lesson

Surf guidance with a former pro surfer

Paused until 14 June. To protect the health of our community, Airbnb Experiences in many regions are paused due to COVID-19. Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
12 hours
Group size
Up to 2 people
Hosted in
English
surf lesson

Surf guidance with a former pro surfer

surf lesson

Surf guidance with a former pro surfer

Paused until 14 June. To protect the health of our community, Airbnb Experiences in many regions are paused due to COVID-19. Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
12 hours
Group size
Up to 2 people
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

Meet at the beach or pick up in Manly Find the best bank in Manly or within the vicinity (max 20min drive) Get on the beach warm up/Break down the waves to make the session safe and fun Next you will choose to surf alongside with me or being filmed from the beach Receive instant feedback on surfing techniques and positioning in the water Apply the feedback Finish the session with a sum up or video review In addition advice on equipment and recommendations on places to eat and visit

Your host

Learn more about Austin

Austin

I have been surfing for 25 years and coaching for 12 years. I pursued surfing to the highest levels of competition and I traveled around the world for contests and photo shoots. World travel helped me understand and embrace diverse cultures, and a pension for organization. I completed my college studies obtaining a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology at the University of Sydney. Mixing my knowledge in surfing and psychology help create a uplifting surf session experience. I am Surfing Australia Level 1 coaching certificate, CPR/First aid certified, Working with Children Check, Awarded a High-performance training as Elite coach at HPC and fully insured.

Where you'll be

Recommendation on beaches that may be good during a swell and where is the best suited conditions for your surfing.

Availability

Guest safety

Outdoor activities carry risks, and you may be exposed to dangerous situations as part of this experience. Make sure you can participate safely given your abilities and the conditions (such as location, weather, and equipment).

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 2 guests ages 12 and up can attend. All levels of surfing are able to experience this session. You will need your own surfboard and wetsuit

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

What to bring

Surfboard (otherwise can be organized)

More tips

Need to be able to swim

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

  • Local experts

    Led by locals who love where they’re from and what they do.

  • Small groups

    With intimate group sizes, you’ll never get lost in the crowd.

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    Every experience is reviewed for unique access.

Austin
Surf guidance with a former pro surfer
New experience
From $214/person
New experience
From $214/person