Depending on your level we can offer you a wide range of options to choose from. The beautiful volcanic sand Ngarunui beach is the perfect place to learn for beginners looking for small waves as well as for more advanced surfers who are looking for a consistent and high quality swell to improve their skills.
The group lesson start at the main beach, 5 minutes out off Raglan
We chose to have a maximum ratio of 6 students to 1 instructor, this this means we’re able to offer you plenty of personalised tips.
First, you’ll learn the basics of surfing and surfboard vocabulary, stance, posture and a proper dose of water and beach safety.
You’ll be fully prepared before you hit the surf! You’ll get custom fitted for a wetsuit and surfboard at our Surf Trailer located down on Ngarunui Beach (Believe us, not carrying your equipment up & down the steep beach walkway is a bonus!)
After a quick regroup on the sand you’ll have your instructor right there beside you in the surf ready to help you choose your waves, help line your board up and even push you into waves. Our goal is to have you paddling into waves yourself by the end of the lesson.
Family Surf Lesson
The Family surf lesson is designed to provide one instructor specifically for your family as opposed to being included in a larger group. The lesson outline is flexible to suit different ages and skill levels. Our instructors are friendly, enthusiastic and keen to pass on their surfing knowledge to both parents and kids alike.
Booking times are flexible to suit the best tides on our beach as well as your families needs.
The surf lesson starts at Ngarunui beach with all wetsuits and boards provided for both kids and adults.
If you’ve already surfed a bit and you’re looking to take your surfing to the next level, maybe venture further out the back to catch green waves; a private lesson is perfect for you.
Our instructors can tailor your lesson to suit your ability and will spend every moment teaching just you. We’ll get you progressing faster!
During these lessons we get to understand your needs quicker so we can adapt our teaching methods to your personality, style and level.
You’ll get to learn to read the waves and understand the spot.
Also a great option for kid’s under the age of 10 who are too small to participate in our beginner group lessons.
You’ll need to get in contact with us to check for availability.
raglan’s main beach
Learning to surf is a truly unforgettable life changing experience and Raglan is one of the worlds greatest surfing destinations in New Zealand to do so.
From Te Kopua in town to Ruapuke on the other side of Mount Karioi, Raglan hides a few surfing spots but Ngarunui is definitely the right place for you to surf as it is one of the most consistent spots with some epic banks.
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