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Want to learn how to surf in Playa Tamarindo, Costa Rica? Visit Radical Surf now to take lessons from a NSSIA Certified Instructor! Radical Surf is a surf program designed to give our costumers of all ages how to surf. It's fun & educational!!!
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| Playa Tamarindo, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
+506 8917 0708
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

Luis and his team are incredibly professional - and GOOD! My three children - 13, 10 and 8 loved his lessons and learned so much! I always felt they were safe and they loved their lessons. We ended up doing lessons with Radical Surf every...More

Thank Heike B
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Amazing surf experience : very nice place and realy helpfull advice! Thanks a lot Luis and see you soon Julio

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

We highly recommend surf lessons with Luis and the radical surf crew. This was our first time surfing, and in a short time, we were able to keep upright and catch some waves. Luis was an excellent instructor, giving us great advice, as well as...More

Thank doanekexote
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Luis gave the best surf lesson. We had lessons a before in Kauai and had a significantly better experience with Luis. We each were able to paddle into and catch 10+ waves to shore by the end. My husband was able to rent a board...More

Thank TrishaLou
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Had two afternoon lessons, with 5 kids and 2 adults. Very professional . All the kids stood up . Everyone enjoyed it. Luis made it really fun. Energetic, thorough, safety conscious - great experience Highly recommended

Thank Nick F
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

There is no better way to be introduced to this sport then to get two hours with Radical Surf. The Instructors Luis and Carlos did an very professional, amazing job. Clear procedures, adequate well maintained equipment, safety- and customer first behaviour. We had a lot...More

Thank Maeni66
Reviewed 13 July 2017

4 of us had a lesson with Luis and Anthony. Really great instruction from both of them. We were all pleased with our success!

Thank JoeJill
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Luis was incredible, accommodating and patient. He took the extra time to teach, explain and clarify his points, ensuring that there was no rush, in learning or in surfing. I had an excellent private lesson and will be calling in the future as soon as...More

Thank Scott B
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Excellent instructor for kids - highly recommended. Very attentive, patient and accommodating. Willing to spend time to help little folks understand the fundamentals.

Thank Emmett M
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

We took 3 lessons with Luis and 1 with Luis and Carlos. The first 2 days were with my 11 year old son and me. We were up the first day and it was exhilarating. Listen to Luis when he suggests a time due to...More

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