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Wave Riding School

#32 of 59 Outdoor Activities in Ocean City Features Animals
3505 Coastal Hwy, Ocean City, MD 21842-3334
+1 443-203-9283
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Best surfing and bodyboarding lessons here!

I took a surf lesson and both my husband and I took bodyboarding lessons with this school. I cannot... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2016
Crofton, Maryland
First Surf Lesson with Brian and Eugene

These guys were awesome at teaching us how to surf!! I had taken this course for the first time... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2016
Natalia B
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Brian Stoehr and Colin Herlihy are two of the best known wave riders in the country and have traveled all over the globe competing on a world level. They are now focusing their expertise on helping the next generation of wave riders! YOU! Whether you are young or old... Whether you have never touched the ocean, you are trying to figure out those tricks of the trade they have you covered. Learn from a group of the best watermen to ever come from the east coast of the United States. Lessons offer a complete "HOW TO" in your choice or surfing, bodyboarding, skim, stand up boogie and paddle boarding. Everything you want to know and in the RIGHT order. Many people learn to surf the wrong way and that greatly effects their ability in the water long term. We can make the experience easier than you ever imaged and more memorable than you can believe.
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3505 Coastal Hwy, Ocean City, MD 21842-3334
+1 443-203-9283
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Reviewed 6 September 2016

I took a surf lesson and both my husband and I took bodyboarding lessons with this school. I cannot wait to come back and have more lessons next year. The staff is very friendly and knowledgeable. They make learning fun and easy. You will succeed...More

Thank arpritchard734
Reviewed 2 August 2016

These guys were awesome at teaching us how to surf!! I had taken this course for the first time ever with a bunch of friends and I was so impressed with how great they were with instructing our lesson. I highly recommend taking lessons with...More

Thank Natalia B
Reviewed 31 July 2016

I have taken many surf lessons over the past few years but these guys were some of the best instructors I've met. Although conditions in OC weren't great on the day of our lessons, Brian and his team helped us find good waves nearby. They...More

Reviewed 3 September 2015

Surfing sept 3, 2015 in Ocean city with Brian. Great instructor. Perfect beach for learning how to surf and for beginners. Very gentle swells near the shore. All. 3 of my kids took learn to surf lesson in Hawaii and this surf was easier to...More

Thank Lisa K
Reviewed 20 August 2015

I loved my surf lesson (Aug 13; Instructor Luke; Owner Brian). It was one of the coolest things I’ve ever done and I will definitely go back for more lessons with them. They were extremely professional and nice. They called the day before to confirm...More

Thank Nicole M
Reviewed 17 August 2015

We had a total of 4 children in a lesson with Brian and he did an amazing job with all of them. The ages ranged from 7-9 years old with 3 girls and 1 boy. Brian managed to not only get them up on the...More

Thank Brandon F
Reviewed 2 April 2015

What a great lesson! A definite must do while your in Ocean City. We had an early morning lesson with Brian for my 11 year old daughter whom was born with a physical disability. The neurologist told us she may never learn to walk. But...More

1  Thank patches93
Reviewed 1 April 2015

I wanted to take a lesson to practice surfing and to get the experience of a winter surf session. Brian was extremely responsive when I contacted his surf school and gave honest and helpful insight into picking a good day to go in terms of...More

2  Thank Margeishere
Reviewed 19 October 2014

My husband and I took a lesson with Brian a few weeks ago. I had been "surfing" in California and have taken lessons in Hawaii twice and have never got it down. As a Maryland native who has been visiting Ocean City since birth, I...More

3  Thank Stephanie S
Brian S, Manager at Wave Riding School, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2014

So glad you enjoyed it! We have Learning to Surf down to a science and have sent a lot of time developing the tools need to make the sport really easy and fun. That pair with a our surf lesson instructors really make for a...More

Reviewed 9 September 2014

Hands down the best thing I did on vacation. These guys are the real deal. The made it so easy and fun. I can't speak high enough about it.

Thank Jess R
Brian S, Manager at Wave Riding School, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2014

That makes our day! Its a really gratifying thing for us to pass on the sport and means a lot to see others enjoy the sport that has given me and my team so much!

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