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Address: 224 5th St, Huntington Beach, CA 92648-5118
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Experience the most fun surf lesson ever! We Specialize in first time...

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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Up and Surfing in No Time!

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... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 9 January 2017
Justin E

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 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. Both of us were up and surfing on the first wave, and with Marcus's assistance,... More 

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SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this review

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 , your brother and family, hope to see you all again when you come to Huntington... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Awesome time! Spent the afternoon on New Years day learning to surf with my 8 and 10 year old boys. It was our first time. Instructor was great and we all learned to get up. We had a great time. It is a lot of fun, even if you ride in on your knees. The weather was a bit cool... More 

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SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this review

Hello Fran , great meeting you and your kids 😊 always stoked to share the Hawaiian art of surfing to our youth, the kids had fun 🏄 Hope to see you all maybe this summer and enjoy the pictures and videos we sent you 😎 Aloha Marcus the surf coach 🏄 More 

Springfield, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

My 17 yr old son from Missouri took his first lesson with Marcus, and was surfing within an hour. I thought we'd have needed several sessions to see him standing up coasting in on the waves ... but no, with this great instruction, it happened so quickly. My son loved every second of it! It was the highlight of our... More 

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SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this review

Hello and Happy New Year 🎊 Thank you for having your son joining us for surfing lessons 😊 It's always a joy to see our youth having fun in the ocean 🌊 your son did very well surfing 🏄 hopefully we can see you all again ... Aloha marcus the surf coach 🏄😊🍾🎉 More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Marcus was awesome! I got 5 rides on my first time out. This guy really has experience, and clearly explained the ins and outs of long board surfing to me.

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SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this review

Hi Steven, it was great to have you aboard 🏄 I think you do very well on your first day of surfing 😊 Thank you for the kind review and we wish you Happy Holidays 🎄 Marcus the surfcoach 🏄 More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

My 9 year twin boys took a lesson with Marcus today. He was very patient with them while providing a fun experience. They had such an amazing time. It was awesome to watch them have so much joy. I had to pry them away from the boards when the lesson was over. If you or your children have any interest... More 

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SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this review

Hi there guys 😊 Thanks for the cool review and it was a pleasure meeting everyone! We are super stoked that your kids had fun! We always try to keep our students safe and make it fun for them in surfing! Hope to see you all again , Aloha marcus the surf coach 🏄 More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

Surfed with Marcus and his crew from Oct 26 - 28. I also had Mikhaela and Bob as instructors. My aim was for them to improve on my form, turning and catching waves. They delivered on those requests and made it really fun. I had Marcus on my first day and it couldn't have been more perfect. We were at... More 

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SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this review

Hi there Billie , nice to have you joining us for your surf lessons 😊 looks like it was a little bit of work for you but you did well in surfing 🏄 Maybe next time we can teach you some more fun manuvers on the waves . Aloha marcus the surf coach More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

Whilst we booked this for 4 of us it was mainly for the benefit of our 11 year old daughter who wanted to end our holiday in California by learning to surf. For our first lesson Marcus took the children and we had Jordan. Both were great instructors and made the lesson fun although none of us managed to stand... More 

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SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this review

Hello James and Kate , great pleasure meet you all and thank you for the kind words in the review , it was amazing to see kate surfing for the first time, I think you all had fun in the ocean, hope to seek you guys again next year and Aloha to you all in London 🏄 Marcus the surf... More 

Whittier, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

I've been trying to learn to surf on my own for a while now but with no luck. When I went to the surf lessons with Marcus I was able to stand on the board first try! Throughout the lesson he offered great tips and was very attentive and helpful. I'm so glad I decided to go to this lesson,... More 

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SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this review

Hi Alex , always appreciate a good review about us , thank you 😊 Well it was nice meeting you and introducing you to the sport of Kings as the Hawaiians would say ! we look forward to see you all next year ... Thanks again and Aloha marcus the surf coach 🏄 More 

Whittier, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

I took a lesson here a couple weeks ago and it was amazing! I've been trying to stand up on my board for a whole year and finally I did! I couldn't have stood up without this class and Marcus' great teaching! I will be returning for more techniques!

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SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this review

Hi Julie, thank you for the reviews we appreciate you calling us and taking a surf lesson, hope to see you all again next year! By the way you did fabulous on surfing 🏄 Aloha marcus the surf coach More 

Auburn, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

I was recommended to Surfriders Academy by Ed at Huntington Surf and Sport. I was given Marcus's contact info and called him right up. Scheduled an appointment for later that afternoon in Seal Beach. I told Marcus I was a first time surfer and he showed me the basics, on land, on safety and how to pop up on the... More 

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SurfridersAcademy, Owner at Surfriders Academy, responded to this review

Hey Jay! you were ripping it up that day! Thank you for the nice review and we were stoked to help you out in some tips and tricks on surfing 🏄 Aloha marcus the surf coach More 

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