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“fun surfing trip tel aviv”
Review of Topsea

Topsea
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Topsea is a pioneer of Israeli surf culture founded in 1957 by Shamai "Topsea" Kancepolsky. The best center for surf in Israel, Topsea is a one-stop-shop which caters to the needs of every surfer of all ages and for all levels. Whether it is teaching the basics of surfing, providing more experienced surfers with professional instruction, or renting high level equipment and surf gear, Topsea has you covered. The surf center also provides a surf camp for kids and adults as well as group instruction and private lessons. Topsea is open 7 days a week all year round - drop in for your next surf session!
Useful Information: Activities for older children, Activities for young children, Lockers / storage
Reviewed 14 January 2014

It took me 27 years of age and moving to the Middles East to embark on
the adventurous journey that is the sport of surfing. Warmly welcome
by the legendary Topsea community, I have become a somewhat permanent
fixture at the place. Standing out as the only adult in the weekly
kids classes (my favorite activity I do all week) and joining the
Topsea team (which has challenged every inch of my body and pushed me
to my physical limit).
As I aspire surf all over the world, so far visitng places such as
Bali and Morocco, I feel that no other place has the warmth, good vibe
and fun loving nature of the Topsea surf centre. The warm water,
awesome instructors and expert experience of Orian (the son of the
Topsea, the first Israeli surfer), makes this the perfect place for to
learn how to surf.
Surfing has changed my life. It has been the most rewarding and
challenging pursuit I have yet to take on. There are good days and bad
days, becoming more dynamic and fun the more I do it. Developing a
love for the sea and all the good people I have shared sessions with
along the way.
I want to use this space to share my love of surfing in this crazy
country. The trials and tribulations of a Californian learning to surf
in Israel.
To all my surfing friends out there – especially the English speaking
ones – who’ve I shared many great sessions with as we’ve tried to lean
together – I invite you to please reply and share of your stories as
well.
On that note, I am boarding a plane to Sri Lanka for another epic
surfing adventure – hope the swell picks up in IL! See ya in the water
when I’m back Smiley

4  Thank mayama10
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Reviewed 13 January 2014

evrey summer, since i moved to Tel aviv, i used to call topsea surfing center and ask about theire surfing calsses for adults. every summer, but i was too lazy to go...
two years ago, at my birthday, my friends decided that enough is enough, and they bought me surfing lessons at topse!
well, surfing became big part of my life, it became my life style,thanks to my favorite surf instractors that you can fine only there.
topsea bacame my second home.

4  Thank hila m
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Reviewed 21 December 2016
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Thank liam l
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