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Boosy's Surf School

Closed Now: 9:30 am - 11:30 am, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Open today: 9:30 am - 11:30 am, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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The Absolute Best

Went to Barbados with my girlfriend and although she had surfed once before, I was completely new... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Michael M
Bucket list item checked!

Was in Barbados on business and the local colleagues I was working with recommended Christian. I'm... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2018
Burlington, Canada
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Christian has been surfing for 26 years and teaching for 10. He teaches all the lessons himself, and safety is Priority #1. He keeps his groups small and uses a GoPro camera on every lesson to record each student riding the waves. "I enjoy helping...more
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Mobile, Barbados
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to Barbados with my girlfriend and although she had surfed once before, I was completely new. We were surfing successfully in 15 minutes. Christian is incredibly in tune with the Ocean and it doesn't take long to see his respect for it. Safety is...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 6 July 2018

Was in Barbados on business and the local colleagues I was working with recommended Christian. I'm glad I listened to them what an amazing experience. Christian was an amazing instructor with a great attitude and made me feel completely comfortable and had me standing up...More

Thank burlingtondal
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

We have had lessons once before in another country. Like anything you don't know how much better it can be until you have experienced something better. Christain took us to a place with perfect waves for our family of 5 where we were all able...More

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Family of five, ages ranging 9 yrs - 38 yrs, Christian had all of us riding, so happy my kids had him as their first surf instructor, the best!!

Thank Mandy C
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

My partner and I arrived at Freight’s Bay this morning to meet Christian who came highly recommended by my nephew James and his new wife Lindsay who live in Barbados. My partner is an accomplished surfer and I’m a newbie. Simon rented a board and...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

My kids and I (ages 13 & 15) are confident swimmers but had never touched a surfboard in our lives. Christian took us through the preliminaries on land and before we knew it he had us up and standing on boards in the waves! A...More

Thank Andrew T
Reviewed 15 March 2018

My 13 year old son who had never surfed before had an amazing time learning to surf at Freight's Bay with Christian. When we arrived a bit early Christian was waiting for us. He started by showing my son what to do on land and...More

Thank ccatley
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Christian Boosy works magic. Seriously! Our party of seven included teenagers and adults, two of whom had never surfed, while the other five of us had tried surfing once - and it was unsuccessful. One after another, Christian helped each of us catch a wave...More

Thank Dan F
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Our 2nd trip to Barbados meant our 2nd session with Christian. He continues to be the best instructor with passion, and both my Son and Husband improving following his advice and motivation! even passers-by commented how great Christian is and how his passion is contagious!...More

Thank WalesSek
Reviewed 17 February 2018

Christian is a great instructor and passionate about his job. Very good surfing instruction and help. Thinking about learning to Surf? Look no further than Boosy's, you'll love it...

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Amy T
21 July 2016|
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Response from Secretaryoffun | Reviewed this property |
No hurricane has hit Barbados for 30 years- too far south
Jacqueline R
14 December 2015|
Response from Natasha V | Property representative |
Hi Jacqueline thanks for your question...Yes, it is definitely worth tying. We have new surfboards that are 11' long so we could work with you and try to get you up and riding waves. - Natasha