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Awesome team, truly passionate about their work!

Our family of 4 (2 kids 11 & 13), have surfed some but still wanted a refresher lesson. From the... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2018
Golden, Colorado
Awesome Instruction, Morrie even got a beginner Mom like me to stand up & ride the waves~!

Morrie is the guy who can take you from never surfed before to standing up and riding waves on Day... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2018
Nancy B
Ocean City, Maryland
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Hi, my name is Morrie. I'm a kiwi now living the dream in Nicaragua. I own and operate Surf Popoyo Lessons. I would love to teach you how to surf. I offer 3 hour lessons to beginner and beginner/intermediate surfers. My lessons tend to have around...more
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Popoyo Rd | Casa Rosada, Playa Guasacate, Popoyo, Tola, Nicaragua
+505 8187 0295
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All reviewsthe real dealriding wavesyear old daughterfelt safecouple of daysa lot of funrecommend it to anyonemomentjenniferlessonyogaskillsoceanpracticeboardwatersurf
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Reviewed 3 July 2018

Our family of 4 (2 kids 11 & 13), have surfed some but still wanted a refresher lesson. From the moment we arrived, we felt welcomed & appreciated! Morrie & Jennifer are a great team & run a great program. Morrie spends a lot of...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2018

Morrie is the guy who can take you from never surfed before to standing up and riding waves on Day 1. My daughter and I attended a Yoga In Nicaragua retreat last week which included a couple of surf lessons at Surf Popoyo Lessons. I...More

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Morrie and Jennifer work togeather in a seamlessly beautiful fashion. Morrie`s presentation in the sand is one in a million. Morrie had me up on my first try on the board once again a man of 60 up on his first try. Need I say...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 12 May 2018

My two bros and two sisters and I went to Popoyo for an epic siblings trip. Meeting Morrie and his girlfriend Jennifer made our stay!! The surfing lesson was great, and they're awesome people. We saw them several times while we were in Popoyo after...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2018

We came across Morrie & Surf Popoyo by accident, and it was the best thing to happen on our trip. Jennifer was welcoming and gave us lots of info, and we ended up surfing with them for 3 days. Morrie’s approach to teaching surfing is...More

Thank Francesco S
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

My wife, my son and I took lessons with Morrie. All of us were first time surfers and Morris’s passion was evident in his excellent lesson on waves and getting up on the board with balance. We all had a blast, learned a lot and...More

Thank Philip R
Reviewed 20 March 2018

Morrie provides a great surfing experience and is very committed to everyone getting up on their boards. The only drawback to our experience was the hour-plus lesson he gives at the outset about how waves form, the ocean, etc. We weren't interested in that at...More

Thank DJ22258
Reviewed 17 March 2018

Morrie is an outstanding surf teacher! I've been surfing for a few years but needed a proper lesson on fundamentals, and I couldn't have asked for a better guide. As a teacher, Morrie is patient and encouraging. My girlfriend also took lessons, and she felt...More

Thank Robert N
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

We had our first surf lesson with Morrie and learned a lot and had much fun! He really takes the time to explain you every step at the beach and in the water. My two friends were surfing for the 2nd time and improved a...More

Thank paulinebasel
Reviewed 8 March 2018

I could not have asked for a better introduction into the world of surfing. Morrie was an amazing teacher. The most beneficial aspect of his lesson, that you will not find anywhere else in Popoyo was his discussion on waves and the ocean itself in...More

Thank Kyle K
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30 May 2017|
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Response from MorrieSPL | Property representative |
The break, Popoyo is an advanced surfers break, so probably not. But, Guasacate has some great waves to learning and development at the moment. Come and say Hi and we can look to improve your skill set. Jah Bless Morrie