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Club Ed Santa Cruz Surf School

Santa Cruz, CA
+1 831-464-0177
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Over coming fear/self esteem building

Grand daughter and Papa experience of a life time. Ed’s calm and specific instruction and true love... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tom C
via mobile
Riding the Waves First Time Out

I had surfed once before — 5 years ago. Took a group lesson. 5 students, 2 instructors. 10 minutes... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2018
Mikelemberg
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San Francisco, California
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Grand daughter and Papa experience of a life time. Ed’s calm and specific instruction and true love of people and the sport of surfing, got me and my granddaughter up on our boards first try. Our 2 hour private lessons was worth every penny. I’ve...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

I had surfed once before — 5 years ago. Took a group lesson. 5 students, 2 instructors. 10 minutes on the beach, 1 hr 50 minutes in the waves of Cowell Beach. Great instruction. With a little push, was riding the waves from the beginning....More

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Reviewed 27 March 2018

About 5 years ago I decided I wasn't having enough fun and stumbled across SUP surfing. Wow! Really fun! Three years later, after mostly learning by trial and error, I talked myself into competing at the intermediate level site at Paddlefest in Santa Cruz. My...More

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Reviewed 10 March 2018

I am a low-intermediate surfer and had two private lessons recently with Ed Guzman (the owner of Club Ed). We surfed one day at Jack's break and the other at Manresa. Everything about the experience was excellent. Ed provided the board and wetsuit as well....More

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Reviewed 7 January 2018

Ed Guzman (the Ed of "Club Ed") took me out on a private lesson last night at Jack's break. It was fantastic! Ed is a super nice guy and also has a terrific teaching style in striking the right balance of being highly encouraging but...More

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Reviewed 27 December 2017

For Christmas my wife decided to gift me with a surf lesson. I signed up late Christmas day on the Club Ed website for a lesson the following day. I really didn't think I was going to hear back from anyone in time to set...More

Thank Daniel A
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Reviewed 27 November 2017

Took a private lesson with Ed for stand-up paddle boarding. Amazing instructions from Ed. I was struggling to find my balance first 15 minutes. By the end of the lesson he said I was paddling like a Pro. Loved it.

Thank Vish K
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Reviewed 18 November 2017

We have had nothing but fantastic experiences with Ed and his team of amazing surf instructors. My daughter has done group lessons and summer camp. We have rented equipment and even just called them up to find out where the best location is for surfing...More

Thank Arenberg5
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

After a Bay Area business trip, my wife and I spent two nights in the lovely beach town of Capitola just south of Santa Cruz. Prior to the trip I contacted Club Ed to set up a private SUP surf lesson. A day before the...More

Thank Perlita-Frank
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

My son and I recently took a 2 hour surf lesson with Club-Ed and I highly recommend it! Joey ( our instructor) was experienced,informative, funny and most importantly, very patient with us. He mad it fun, and within no time, my son was up on...More

Thank Gordon K
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WangTong7125
17 June 2015|
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Response from clubed2016 |
Hi Wang, Yes of course we would love to make your visit to Santa Cruz a memorable one. I hope you have already contacted us for your surf trip. If not please call me at 831-464-0177 and I can answer any questions you might... More
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