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The Nick Thorn Surf School is located in Woolacombe and runs surf and stand up paddle board lessons of Putsborough Beach. Located in the car park in a Yellow Surfers World van with a friendly cafe toilet block the showers!
Putsborough/Woolacombe Beach, Woolacombe EX34 7BZ, England
Rang up last minute and Nick managed to get us booked in for a lesson that afternoon. He provided all the kit we needed. Nick and his daughter Matilda made us feel so comfortable. Had the best day, so much fun and would definitely do...More
Thank Sara P
Nick T, Owner at Nick Thorn Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago
Thanks for your feedback and glad you had a great time.
Nick and Matilda
My daughter had a 2 hour surfing lesson with a group of her friends, she says that this was not enough! They all really enjoyed the experience even though the surf was fairly flat that day. The instructors are very patient with the children and...More
First time for the r everything and this lesson with Nick did not disappoint. Only my friend and I were present for this group lesson, and the level of instruction was superior to my expectations. For someone who suffers with anxiety sometimes this was the...More
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Nick T, Owner at Nick Thorn Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018
Thank you for such a lovelly review.
Best wishes Nick & Mattie
Brilliant one day adventure with Nick to Lundy. A privilege to get up close to nature which only a trip on a paddle board can deliver. Nick was great company, fun, professional and a great guide.If you get the chance this trip is a must!!
1 Thank John A
Nick T, Owner at Nick Thorn Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2018
Thanks John, the pleasure was all mine. Lundy just blows my mind every time I go there. Hope to see you again. Best wishes Nick
My son and I had four days in Woolacombe so I organised a surf lesson on our first day.
What a great 2 hours it was, we learnt so much and then spent the next 3 days surfing as much as we could. A big...More
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Nick T, Owner at Nick Thorn Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2018
Thanks for the great feedback. Ivo thought you all progressed exceptionally. Keep up the surfing and hope to see you next year. Best wishes Nick and team.
Omg this was amazing, we are not youngsters (57 & 62) so we’re a little apprehensive about doing this. We were made to feel at ease from the moment we arrived. And what a great time we had. The staff were fantastic really friendly and...More