Improve your surfing within a week!

GET READY FOR GREAT WEATHER, SURF & AMAZING TIME!
Join us for our bi-annual Surf Coaching Week to Portugal where we will be staying with our good friends at the Santa Cruz Surf House.
Be surrounded by fellow surfers, enjoy advanced surf lessons, free surf sessions with your surf coach and discover some of Portugal’s finest surf spots. Sip in the Portugals gastronomy, enjoy the amazing weather and even hop on an Enduro MX dirt bike!

WHO IS IT FOR?
If you have been to a surf camp or have a few surf lessons under your belt, this is your week!
Get ready to take your own waves, learn to surf down the line and go left or right. Leave the white water behind you once and for all and enjoy the waves out in the back. This is the surf trip to improve your performance and grow in your surf skills!

DATES
OCTOBER 14 to 21, 2023

what it looks like

During your surf coaching week in Portugal we set certain objectives to improve your skills and bring your surfing to the next level. 
Together with our experienced surf coaches you will improve your surfing, learn how to take more waves and make the most out of your future surf trips. 
Intense and fun learning methods like video coaching, surf skate sessions, flexibility training and movement sequences help to visualise and integrate your new knowledge into your surf sessions. 

For dinner we have a Bbq night, make your own pizza in a traditional oven, dine at a local Portuguese restaurant and an evening meal from our own amazing chef.

And to top it off, you also have the opportunity to take an Enduro ride: Riding a dirt bike in the adjacent hills and eucalyptus forests with a professional guide.

WEEK PROGRAM

• 4 Days of 2 hours surf coaching. 
• In- water coaching: Surf together with our surf coaches and experienced guides.
• Surf inspired warm up and stretching: Gain flexibility to improve and speed up key movements.
• Video analysis: See yourself surfing and visualise motion sequences. Take out common errors and mistakes.
• Surf skate session: Train your surf moves on land and execute them in the water.  Generate speed and practice your turns. Create a surf related muscle memory.
• Personalised feedback from our surf coaches: Work on your own key points.
• Surf guiding: Enjoy Portugal's waves and surf as much as you can.
• Visit a local surf factory: Get insights on how boards get built.
• In situ surf theory: Surf etiquettes, ocean knowledge, wave creation, much more.

SPOT

SPOT

Close to Lisbon between the world surf reserve spots Ericeira and Peniche, lays the picturesque village of Santa Cruz in the fantastic countryside of Torres Vedras.

The Santa Cruz Surf House has a nice variety of rooms and dorms with unique style based on surf legends.

There are two cozy chill areas to hang out and and rest after your surf sessions and a huge garden with all amenities like a BBQ, fire pit, pizza oven, a swimming pool and much more.

The perfect set up to enjoy the surf life surrounded by like minded people and fellow surfers.

COACHING OBJECTIVES

Get out to the line-up: Spot channels and rips, time your paddle out, how to duck dive.
Positioning in the water: Find the right peak for you. Go left or right.
Paddle techniques: Right posture, generate speed, efficient movement sequences.
Ride your waves: Go down the line, angled take off, go left or right, generate speed, make turns.
• Ocean knowledge: read daily conditions, surf check, type of waves and surf breaks.
• Surf forecast: Read and interpret different surf forecasts.
Surfboard clinic: Learn about different board shapes, designs and fin setups.
Create independence, self confidence and awareness in the water.

TEACHING METHODS

4 Days of 2 hours surf coaching. 
In- water coaching: Surf together with our surf coaches and experienced guides.
Surf inspired warm up and stretching: Gain flexibility to improve and speed up key movements.
Video analysis: See yourself surfing and visualise motion sequences. Take out common errors and mistakes.
Surf skate session: Train your surf moves on land and execute them in the water.  Generate speed and practice your turns. Create a surf related muscle memory.
Personalised feedback from our surf coaches: Work on your own key points.
Surf guiding: Enjoy Portugal's waves and surf as much as you can.
Visit a local surf factory: Get insights on how boards get built.
In situ surf theory: Surf etiquettes, ocean knowledge, wave creation, much more.

SURF COACHING PACKAGE € 749

• Stay, 7 nights incl. bed linen & towels
• Breakfast every day
• Dinner, 4 nights
• Surf Coaching, 4 x 2 hours
• Surf Material, 6 days
• Video analysis
• Surf skate session
• Free-surf sessions
• City Trip Ericeira
• WiFi, Swimming pool
• Local Transport
• Unique T-shirt

ADDITIONAL OPTIONS

• Airport transfer (min. 3 pers.) € 25 p.p.
• Enduro Moto Cross All incl. 4 hrs. € 199

GALLERY