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SURF SCHOOLS

Check out our 9 surf schools and their services. Lessons to suit all tastes, all levels, you choose how to learn.

SURF SHOPS

All the latest from surf school shops and their affiliated partners who are looking forward to meeting you.

INTRODUCTORY LESSON

ONE-WEEK COURSE

GROUP LESSONS

PRIVATE LESSON

1- Introduction to the different equipment used in wave sports:

- Body board
- Paddle board
- Surf : Longboard, shortboard, Alaia

2- Explanation of practical points:

Instruction on the basic safety rules.
Explanations about how waves form using weather charts.

3- Some practical after the theory:

Initiation in BodySurfing.
1st day : Introductory lesson
Learning the safety rules of surfing.
Explanation how to get to your feet

2nd day : In depth lesson on popping to feet,
, working on your positioning on the board for better balance control.

3rd day : In depth 'take off timing' lesson:
going from lying down to standing up before the wave breaks.

4th day : Working on improving movements
Working on improving movements on the board to get a better glide and speed.

5th day : Working on placement on the board,
to start changing direction on the wave.

This 5-day course will provide you with a certain amount of self-reliance so you can practise alone without an instructor in the knowledge of the basic rules of surfing (safety/practical elements).
-Introduction/choice of equipment depending on age and level of the student.

-Explanation of safety rules.
Explanations about how waves form using weather charts.

- Warm up on the beach before the surf lesson starts.
Explanation about position on the board: lying down for an efficient paddling technique.
Explanation of the technique for going from lying to standing.

- Technical explanation to get better balance control on the wave.

- Putting the lesson on the beach into practice in the water.
Introduction/choice of equipment depending on age and level of the student.

- Explanation of safety rules.
Explanations about how waves form using weather charts.

- Warm up on the beach before the surf lesson starts.
Explanation about position on the board: lying down for an efficient paddling technique.
Explanation of how waves break, sandbars.

- Take off technique:
Explanation of the technique for going from the lying to standing position.
Explanation of 'take off timing': going from lying down to standing up before the wave breaks.
Technical explanation on how to manage your balance better on the board.

- Putting the lesson on the beach into practice in the water.
SPOTS

SURF SPOTS

Learn to surf the most beautful spots on the Basque Coast with the Association des Ecoles de Surf de Biarritz.

ACCOMMODATION

Our selection of accommodation and exclusive partners. Accommodation of all types to meet your needs: individuals, groups, appartments, villas, hotels...

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