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Excellent Service and Expertise

We were shopping for our own surf boards and wetsuits. So excited to get surfing!! Jason the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Calgary, Canada
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Great Surf Day

Brook was a solid instructor and offered lots of corrections. We had a blast and would definitely... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Darrin K
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Wanna Have Fun? We can help!Located in Tofino BC, on the west coast of Canada, Live To Surf is the Original Tofino Surf Shop that was established back in 1984 & is your 1 stop surf shop offering everything you need; Sales, Rentals & Lessons. We can...more
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1180 Pacific Rim Hwy, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were shopping for our own surf boards and wetsuits. So excited to get surfing!! Jason the manager was so helpful when we had picked the wrong one. He gave great advice and helped us pick the best ones for us. Also the staff gave...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Brook was a solid instructor and offered lots of corrections. We had a blast and would definitely recommend this company for future surf lesson people(s).

Thank Darrin K
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Randomly decided to have a go at surfing in Tofino. Best last minute decision because Dakota and Andrew were awesome instructors. We both had a great time and will be renting equipment to go again before we leave. Highly recommend as first time surfers. Live...More

Thank SeanReed82
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Did an Intro to surfing with my Instructor Andrew and it was really nice! Amazing instructor, he gave me good tips and step by step I made my way to successful surfing attempts!

Thank Xavier D
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

I booked surfing lessons on Friday afternoon with Noel over the phone for Saturday. I showed up early ready to get at it! Gaby was the lead surf instructor and she made the demos on the beach a lot of fun. It was a success...More

Thank Kyle M
Reviewed 3 June 2018

I bought booties at Live to Surf and Lawerence helped me very good! He advised which ones where the best and had a lot of patience as I couldn't make up my mind :). Thanks for that!

Thank ilseheeremans
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I had a wonderful and amazing time learning how to surf with our instructor Rusty . He was a great coach... making sure we are safe in the water and keeping us together and giving us each and everyone attention. It was...More

Thank espiebesana
Reviewed 20 April 2018

My kids (in their 20's) and myself (age irrelevant - ha ha) booked a learn-to-surf lesson including head-to-toe wet suits (thank God!) for 2.5 hours in mid-April and was not disappointed! The gear was ready for us on our arrival; we went through the efficient...More

Thank Laurie I
Reviewed 11 April 2018

The kids programs at Live-to-Surf run by Shandy rocks kids world. Through her knowledge of the child Shandy shares her love and passion of the ocean and surfing with the youngest ones in the most beautiful ways. They're (our kids 5,7,8) still talking about it.

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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

First time surfing. Had a group lesson at Live to Surf...and loved it! Instructor friendly and helpful. Definitely would recommend this company to others interested in lessons😊.

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