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Poldhu Cove, Helston TR12 7JB, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having never surfed before, Dan and his team were fantastic in teaching and encouraging us. By the end of the lesson we were both able to stand up. We hired two surfboards a couple of days later to practice what we had learnt, Dan even...More

Thank SCarr17
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dan and the team were great, all were stood on the board at the end of the first lesson, booked further lessons throughout the week. 1st class instruction, great fun and good value for money. Will be back next year. Ages 43, 15 and 12.

Thank Carol B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dan and his team of trusty instructors were awesome, we all had a go at surfing, and throughly enjoyed it. We only booked for one day but the kids had so much fun we booked them in on our “quiet day”. If you are looking...More

Thank l0u1007
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked for our family to learn to surf. £30 each for 2 hours, including ALL equipment. Fantastic value for money. Dan and his team are simply wonderful. Regardless of ability everyone is treated superbly and encouraged to develop at your own pace. Not one of...More

Thank James D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dad (52) and 3 kids (17, 15 & 11) had a fantastic surf lesson and true to his word everyone had managed to stand and surf to shore. The lesson was really well structured so that you consistently made progress. Dan is a great ambassador...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2018

Dan is a fantastic surf instructor and i highly recommend booking lessons with him if you want to learn to surf with a friendly and informative professional coach. He's really clear in his instruction; and as importantly is a great at listening to and understanding...More

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Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Unfortunately, me and my family didn’t have too long in Cornwall but we sure made the most of it with these surfing lessons. After only two friendly and supportive lessons, we were able to stand up and were close to being able to cut across...More

1  Thank Ollie W
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing morning surfing with Dan. Being our first lesson he made us feel relaxed and got us in the water swiftly after the essential briefing. The two hours was exhausting but highly enjoyable, especially as we managed to stand up by the...More

1  Thank Anna H
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

My 2 boys, aged 9 and 11, had a fantastic morning on Poldhu beach taught by Dan, Harry and Oscar. They both were standing up by the end of the session and have talked about nothing else since. I’d recommend unreservedly!

Thank Helen A
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Had my first lesson a couple of days ago, £30 for 2 hrs is money well spent, the prices included board wetsuit and shoes. I was promised to be able to stand in first lesson, mission accomplished, a big thank you to Hugo Oscar Harry,...More

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