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World class surf instruction

Edgar's expertise and coaching have taken us to a level I could only dream about. In the morning we... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Topher E
Athens, Georgia
More learning and improving

We’ve been vacationing in Costa Rica for the past 11 summers. Often, Tamarindo is our destination... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Houston, Texas
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Learn Improve Surf Company was founded on the belief that EVERYONE and ANYONE can enjoy and share our love of surfing. Whether you have surfed before or if you are a beginner, our company was designed to provide instruction for all ability levels...more
Tamarindo Beach, Costa Rica, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Edgar's expertise and coaching have taken us to a level I could only dream about. In the morning we ripped in overhead waves at powerful Playa Grande, at sundown in Tamarindo we caught rides all the way to the parking lot. Surfing well requires a...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve been vacationing in Costa Rica for the past 11 summers. Often, Tamarindo is our destination. That was the case again this summer, so it was more learning and. Improving, for my boys, with Edgar. Edgar taught my eldest, now 15, how to surf when...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2018

This experience has built up my confidence and reignited my passion for surfing. Previously, I was becoming frustrated in my own practice and I was not finding myself advancing. After hitting the water with Edgar, I learned how to breathe and relax while out in...More

Thank KatieLeeCal
Reviewed 25 July 2018

Edgar took my two teenage kids and taught them to surf in one lesson! Since then my daughter has taken other lessons from different teachers and she simply says, "No one will ever be as good as Edgar!" Plus, months after we were there, I...More

Thank Quixotic B
Reviewed 19 July 2018

This was the best experience ever; I felt like a kid again! I was quite nervous to start off since it was my first time, but Edgar is a remarkable instructor. His explanations are clear and straightforward which makes it SO enjoyable and YES achievable....More

Thank PascalePLedoux
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Me and my friend took duo surf lessons with Edgar. I was looking to improve my surfing skills and she was a beginner, Edgar gave great instructions, he was patient and was able to at the same time give me pointers on how to become...More

Thank suntananne
Reviewed 14 July 2018

Edgar is all around the best! Very patient, articulate and just an all around great guy. It was my first time surfing and after two lessons, I felt really satisfied and confident in the skills he had taught me and the amount of time I,...More

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Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Edgar was an extremely patient, friendly, thorough and articulate instructor. This was my first time surfing, and I had a great time!

Thank Noah B
Reviewed 11 July 2018

We took a duo lesson with Edgar this morning, and he really knocked it out of the park. He was very patient with us, and really knew how to get each of us to progress and get to the next level. At the end of...More

Thank Alex T
Reviewed 9 July 2018

I have known Edgar for over 15 years. He is my surf GURU. I have taken lessons and surfed with Edgar since he started his business and he is an extraordinary teacher and friend. Edgar is extremely patient and caring. He is very encouraging and...More

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Fernando A
13 August 2015|
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Response from LISC C | Property representative |
Hi Fernando, Did you get our reply? You can also contact us to our email or FB page. Edgar S