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Oahu Semi Private Surfing Lesson

  • Learn to surf with an instructor on the North Shore of Oahu
  • Ideal for friends or couples—small group ensures a personalized experience
  • Choose from multiple times to easily fit this activity into your schedule
Oahu Semi Private Surfing Lesson
From USD 153.89
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Semi-Private Surfing Lessons are 2 hours with a maximum of 2 students with 1 dedicated surf instructor. Great for friends or couples. All surf lessons include top quality surf tech surfboards;
From USD 153.89
Daily Noon
Starts at 12:00 Noon
From USD 153.89
Learn to ride the waves on Oahu's North Shore during a small-group surfing lesson capped at two students for a personalized experience. Lessons are geared toward beginners and focus on teaching the fundamentals of surfing, such as how to time and catch a wave, and how to transition from paddling to standing. Your instructor can assist you in catching waves and provide feedback to help improve your technique.
What to Expect
Lessons are geared to instruct the student in the fundamentals of surfing.
Instruction includes:
  • An explanation of the playing field
  • Reading the surf zone.
  • Surfing etiquette.
  • Timing and catching the wave.
  • The transition from paddling to standing.
Lessons are taught in a beautiful protected cove away from the bigger waves the North Shore of Oahu is known for . Upon arrival surf students are fitted with a surf shirt and a surf board and head straight to the sandy beach to start the beach portion of the lesson. While in the water, your instructor is right there with you to help, assisting you in catching waves and paddling back while, providing constructive feed back after each wave, answering your questions and keeping you safe.
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Reviews (13)
1 - 5 of 13 reviews
Reviewed 31 August 2018

I am 58 years old and have never surfed before. I was reluctant to learn on the North Shore of Hawaii. Emily was my instructor. She was very personable and professional, and did not waste one minute of our time!! We definitely got our money's...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank DawnVoisard
Reviewed 11 August 2018
Amazing time Surfing!

We took our three girls, ages 5,5 and 7 surfing with North Shore Surf Girls and can't rave enough about our experience. They were very attentive to the kids to ensure they were having a wonderful time; which in turn led to our wonderful time....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Woj001
Reviewed 3 August 2018
Surf the North Shore

We had an amazing time surfing with NSSG. It was our second time surfing with NSSG and we will be back! My husband, my two teen sons, and I all got up several times. Carol and her instructors are the best!!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank miamcp
Reviewed 30 July 2018
Wonderful Instructor

My 2 fifteen year old girls had a wonderful time with NSSG. When I asked how they liked their instructor the both agreed their instructor was wonderful. She made them feel very comfortable in the water, and gave them lots of confidence in their ability...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Julia M
Reviewed 2 July 2018
Had a blast surfing with Carol!

We loved our experience with North Shore Surf Girls, and the surf lessons were one of the highlights of our vacation. For our first lesson, we booked a family lesson for ourselves, our two friends, and a relative. The late afternoon session usually starts at...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank _hanabanana19
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