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“water safety”(2 reviews)
Experience more in Sligo with your guide to the waves Seamus Mc Goldrick. This professional bodyboarder from Strandhill offers the best surf experiences for youths, adults, families and groups along Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way in a safe and fun...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Shore Road, Strandhill, Sligo, Ireland
+353 87 747 1915
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Seamus is going surfing the whole year (no winter break)! Seamus has always tips and tricks to getting better. It's not just the surfing I enjoyed very much in this surfing school it's also the things around and Seamus will let you feel very comfortable...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Kathi1809
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Seamus provides a safe, fun leaning environment where each person can progress at their own pace. Lots of advice, tips and enthusiasm makes for an excellent lesson, and fun day out! Will certainly be back. 100% would recommend.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ShoniTav
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Seamus runs a brilliant surf lesson! From the moment you meet him you instantly feel relaxed and know your in for a fun couple of hours. All his equipment and gear is top notch! The lesson was very practical, lots of one to one encouragement...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank jayobooth
Reviewed 19 November 2018

Thank you Seamus and Jack for the wonderful lesson and that beautiful day in the best location. I will book and come again to surf with Sligo Surf Experience. I enjoyed it.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kathi1809
Reviewed 1 November 2018

Myself and a friend did a surf lesson with Sligo Surf Experience last week, must say it was brilliant. Seamus was really friendly and we learned loads. There was a group of six people of mixed experience doing the lesson and Seamus catered for everyone....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Richard C
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Not to miss if you are around Sligo : a bodyboard or surf lesson with Seamus! We took 2 lessons with him, he is a great instructor, with a very positive state of mind and he can so weel spread his passion for waves and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank flomaghe
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Had a such a fun time surfing in Strandhill, it was our first time and we all managed to stand on the board and catch a few waves thanks to the great instructor seamus! Lovely guy and the time length of the lesson was perfect,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank clairecon3
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

My husband and I have surfed once or twice over the last 10 years but are still very much beginners! Seamus was the perfect instructor. A brief but thorough introduction and then he had us straight out on the waves, no lecturing. I was standing...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Claire T
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Seamus took 7 of us for a lessson and was a brilliant instructor. Explained everything so well and had us all having a successful day on the waves! Great fun and would definitely recommend to anyone looking to go surfing from beginner to intermediate

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank James T
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

This was my two children’s second lesson of the week, the first being at Tullan Sands. They wanted more, so we booked on the day for a lesson with Jack. It was quite relaxed (we waited a while for people who didn’t turn up in...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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