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Catch some waves in Kona!

Two of my teenagers and I spent a morning in Kona learning how to surf with Ky. Surfing was on the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Amanda A
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Amazing Surf lessons

What a professional company that is family owned and operated. My daughter took one on one surf... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Michele T
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Coaching :- Advanced LESSONS on SURFING, SURFSKI / Kayaking, Outrigger Canoes, PADDLEBOARDNG, YOGA, SWIMMING, Strength Training, , Surfskis ( Kayaks ) Bodyboarding. Even as Tourists, we treat all our guests as athletes because believe competition techniques and knowledge is the FASTEST, most Stable and most efficient way to SURF & paddle i.E. DO IT RIGHT THE 1st TIME. We EDUCATE our guests to be able to SELF COACH. World's best Boards - Established in 2002. We make ALL our own Stand Up Paddleboards, Surfboards and Outrigger Canoes. We started out as a maker Hi-Performance Carbon Outrigger Canoes & Paddleboards in Kona, Hawaii. We opened an ocean front store so that paddlers, surfers and tourists could come test our products in a convenient location on the Kona Pier. We sell our unique products by "word of mouth".
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“dry land” (39 reviews)
“paddle boarding” (66 reviews)
“surf lessons” (44 reviews)
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Hours Today: 08:30 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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75-5663 Palani Rd Ste A, Ste, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3138
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Two of my teenagers and I spent a morning in Kona learning how to surf with Ky. Surfing was on the top of our must do list for Hawaii. HYPR did not disappoint. The mechanics were explained and demonstrated. We were given time to practice...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a professional company that is family owned and operated. My daughter took one on one surf lessons. KY was her instructor. He took his time during dry land practice to make sure she was successful in the ocean. Once in ocean, he taught her...More

1  Thank Michele T
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are coming to Hawaii and are wanting to do surf lessons hypr is the way to go! This was our first time to go. We started off on land to get the basics with Ian and then headed to a local spot for...More

1  Thank ally g
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The lesson was extremely helpful and was a great beginning to surfing. Ky was a helpful instructor who gave great tips. The simulator helped for mastering technique and learning the basics.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ian and Lauren were absolutely amazing to me and my mom. We absolutely loved them and the entire paddle boarding experience as first timers. The lesson was fun and easy to follow. We would highly recommend them and their amazing boards to any age and...More

Thank Lori E
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ian was a fantastic instructor and helped me and my wife and two girls (11 and 13) understand the basics of Paddle Boarding and the mechanics of a good paddling stroke. It was certainly a workout but we had a great time. Highly recommended!

Thank Art S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited with my adult stepson. He took a paddleboard lesson and I took a kayak lesson. Neither of us were complete noobs, but we both learned a lot. Ian and Lauren are experts but have an organized and disciplined approach that covers the fundamentals...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here on my last day for a quick paddle boarding session before my flight. Ian is a skilled and fantastic teacher. After showing me a few videos and tips, I was in the water with dolphins jumping all around me. Would recommend this place...More

Thank David C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ian is clearly a master of SUP - and I understand a pioneer of this relatively new water sport. While Gary had originally intended to test a couple of boards for possible purchase, sadly nature did not do its thing with the waves. However, Ian...More

1  Thank AucklandSarah
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The team at HYPR were amazing!! Having always wanted to surf, my wife and I booked a surfing lesson with HYPR. Prior to getting in the water we spend time at the shop on the surfing simulator to learn the sequencing of moves. This was...More

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luv2travel_needlotto
19 November 2016|
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Response from Hypr F | Property representative |
Aloha, We are part of the Seaside Hotel -- Please call to make an appointment 808-960-4667 THe LESSON and Board rental is a 3 hour package and it cost only $90 for Seaside customers THank you Ian & Lauren 990-7776
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Deb0rah_L2013
9 February 2016|
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Response from Hypr F | Property representative |
Hi Deborah, PLEASE just email us directly at We rarely read our Tripadvisor messages - sorry I missed it Aloha ian
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86steelersfan86
18 January 2016|
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Response from Hypr F | Property representative |
Aloha again, NEver did hear from you again. Please call us at808-960-4667. Thanks ian
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