Our surf school sessions are taught by passionate and qualified local surfing instructors and takes place at one of our beautiful local beaches such as Rest Bay in Porthcawl. Join us for a Surfing Lesson Porthcawl experience and catch some waves!
Why Learn to Surf with Adventures Wales Surf School?
Providing Surfing Lessons in Porthcawl, we are one of the few surfing schools in Wales who are also a fully Licensed AALA Activity Centre and are a licensed provider for Rest Bay & Coney Beach with the assurance of ISA qualified professional surfing lesson instructors.
Why not book one of our Porthcawl surfing lessons here in Wales?
The easiest way to catch a wave! Everyone is guaranteed to catch a wave!
Wave skiers can be found almost everywhere in the world that has surf. Currently in Wales there are only a handful of wave skiers, but the sport is once again becoming the latest craze due to the popularity of the sit on top.
High Level Kayaking Instruction
Our B.W.S.A. surfing instructors are at hand at all times to ease you into the learning to kayak procedure. It normally takes place on the Porthcawl beaches here in Wales a perfect location for Wave Skiing (which is also known as Surf Skiing or Ocean Kayaking). Learn to Surf Kayak, or on Sit on Top kayaks with the total peace of mind that we run to the strict guide lines of the B.W.S.A (The British Wave Ski Association). Lessons can be as formal or informal as you wish within our safety rules.
Our Kayak/Wave ski/Surf ski lessons include a wave ski (long, wide, and buoyant), wetsuit and tuition on surfing and water safety. You can then either have a single lessons to start or have a number of lessons spread out over the summer to pick up new skills and get advice on fault correction.
Suggested Activity Trip Itinerary
10am – Arrival at centre. Welcome by Adventures staff. Briefing on days activities
10:30am – Allocate wetsuits and equipment. Head to beach
11am – Beach & Saftey Talk. Split into groups
- Group A: Surfing Lesson
- Group B: Beach Games
- Group C: Sea Kayaking
- Group A: Sea Kayaking
- Group B: Surfing Lessons
- Group C: Beach Games
1:30pm – Lunch
- Group A: Beach Games
- Group B: Sea Kayaking
- Group C: Surfing Lesson
3pm – Change out of kit / Debrief
What’s involved in a Porthcawl Surfing Lesson?
Surfing lessons at Porthcawl with Adventures Wales surf school provide the best induction to what can be a difficult sport. As a measure of our surfing instructors success, the majority of people taking surfing lessons here in Porthcawl achieve stand up surfing in their first day. Surfing Lessons can be as formal or informal as you wish within our safety rules. Great activities for schools, youth groups and stag and hen weekends.
Our Porthcawl Surfing lessons include a surfboard, long, wide, buoyant and made of soft foam, a wetsuit and surf safety tuition. You can then either have a block of lessons to start or have a number of lessons over a surfing holiday or spread out over the summer to pick up new skills and get advice on fault correction.
School & Youth Group Kayaking Days
Our kayaking days days can be perfect for schools and youth group activity days. Our kayak activities include plenty of games and challenges that emphasise personal skills development, working and communicating together as a team but all within a fun and challenging environment. Set in a a perfect location, we can offer kayaking at our local lake at nearby Margam Country Park or at our local beach at Rest Bay for the surf kayaking.
What do I need to bring for a Surf Kayaking Day?
When joining us for our kayaking experience days, we ask you to bring just simple personal items.
Try to have your swimwear already on when you arrive. This makes it easier for you to change into your wetsuit. You will also need to bring a towel for drying off after your kayak experience. That’s it. simple and easy.
Who Is Surf Kayaking in Wales Suitable For?
Our Surf kayaking is a fantastic but physically demanding activity and is one of our popular activity days particularly for school groups. Its also ideal for groups and individuals and is very popular with school and youth groups looking for a great activity experience day. We deem both our flat water kayak sessions and our surf kayaking suitable for young people from 9 years up.
Our Porthcawl surfing lesson instructors
All our surfing instructors are qualified Professional Beach Lifeguards and ISA Surfing Coaches. As a local Porthcawl Surf School we are happy to give unbiased advice on the correct surfboard, wetsuit or on the local conditions here in Porthcawl.
So whether you’re a parent looking for surfing lessons in Porthcawl and who wants their child to learn in a safe and closely supervised environment, or a super keen teenage boy or girl who wants to become the next surfing pro or the professional person who’s always fancied taking up surfing – Come with us and give it a go!
Your Surf Safety is our Priority
You can rest assured in the knowledge that Adventures Wales surf school, Porthcawl is one of the few to also hold an AALA activities license. This is a HSE license for operating adventure activities for under 18yrs.
Qualified Surf School Instructors
Fully qualified Professional Beach Lifeguards and ISA Surfing School Coaches. As a local Porthcawl surf school all our staff are both keen surfers who enjoying passing on their passion. Your safety is assured during your porthcawl surfing lessons.
Surf & Turf
As well as a Porthcawl Surf School, Adventures Wales offers a unique range of other activities. After your surfing lesson at Rest Bay, why not try an afternoon on our muddy assault course or paintballing or archery and many more activities to choose from.
Surf hire available
We offer surf board & wetsuit hire throughout the year. Why not rent a board for the rest of the day after your surfing lesson.