Looking for a surf school in San Diego this summer? Then you’ve come to the right place.
Here at Pacific Surf, we pride ourselves on being a trusted provider of surf lessons, surf camps and surf-related activities. On top of this, we’re also a pretty cool bunch of people who believe that surfing is as much about having fun as it is about living a healthy lifestyle. This unique approach to surf instructing has therefore made us one of, if not the most popular surf school in San Diego.
So if standing up on a surfboard is on your bucket list but you’re not sure which school to side with, here’s a few different reasons why Pacific Surf is perfectly positioned to help make your surfing dream a reality.
We are an established surf school
We’re not a Johnny-come-lately surf school. In fact, our founder and all-around good guy Emiliano Abate first established Pacific Surf back in 1997. This means we’ve been in operation for a whopping 22 years while countless other surf schools in the area have come and gone.
Given our longevity we’re able to claim that we know a thing or two about getting people to their feet. In fact, we’re so confident we can turn anyone into a surfer that we even offer a ‘Stand-up’ guarantee. Something that’s definitely worth considering for everyone looking for a surf school in San Diego.
We believe in the healing power of surfing
We learn to surf because we’re curious and many continue surfing because it’s an absolute ball. But here at Pacific Surf, we find that surfing offers a range of different benefits which extend beyond its playtime appeal. Chief among these is the ability for surfing to be beneficial for our spiritual, emotional and physical wellbeing.
This approach makes Pacific Surf the perfect option if you’re looking for a surf school in San Diego that offers an atypical experience, as opposed to the cookie cutter surf lessons you may have had before. It also helps us foster a learning experience that’s designed to alleviate your stress and get youmore in touch with nature.
We are community-focused
Pacific Surf doesn’t exist within the San Diego community – we are the San Diego community. As such, we welcome people from all backgrounds and skill levels who are genuinely interested in learning to surf. With our efforts regularly recognized in the form of merits and honors awarded by local organizations.
In 2007 for example our sister school Surfer Girls was awarded Coolest Surf Camp by the Travel Channel, while Pacific Surf itself was honored with San Diego’s Best General Interest and Recreational School in the reader’s poll by the San Diego Union Tribune.
We offer both yoga and stand up paddleboarding lessons
If you’re looking for a surf school in San Diego that offers something extra, Pacific Surf will be right up your alley. The reason being that we also offer both yoga and stand-up paddle boarding classes to interested parties. Two activities that will no doubt improve your fitness and enhance the overall learn to surf experience.
Our yoga classes are part of our yoga, surf and fitness retreat in San Diego. With open air classes, restorative sessions plus guided meditation in the morning or afternoon all offered. While stand-up paddle boarding can be arranged as a private, semi-private or group lesson. The benefits of which include helping you refine your balance and increase strength and take your surfing to the next level.