Big Blue Surf School is based in Bude, North Cornwall. The surf school has been established for over a decade. They successfully taught over 30,000 people to surf. The school offers group lessons, one to one tuition for beginners to advanced. The coaches all hold a British Surfing Association qualifications and some coaches have been specially trained to teach disabled children and children with autism.
The only requirements to be able to take part in a lesson is that you are over 8 years old, reasonably fit and can swim at least 50 metres. All students are provided with quality grade wetsuits and softboards at no extra charge. All students are required to wear the hi res rash vests provided by the school for safety reasons.
Your lesson will begin with a talk about beach safety followed by an introduction to the equipment you will be using. You will then be taught the paddling techniques and how to catch waves followed by how to stand and board control. The lessons last for approximately 3 hours.
Please check the website for costs and availability.