Surfing Lessons

Beginner Group Surfing Lesson

In these two-hour surf lessons we introduce surfing fundamentals, etiquette, safety, wave dynamics, paddling skills, surfboard positioning, maneuvering, proper stand-up and riding techniques. We have both Open Groups and Private Groups available by reservation. Form your own private group with 5 or more. Larger group discounts are available upon request for groups of 6 participants or more. Special sessions for wedding parties, bachelor/ette, parties, corporate team building, school groups, church groups, birthday parties, are also available.
Price $80 per Person (groups 3 to 4), Price $70 per Person (groups 5 to 8)

Semi-Private Surfing Lesson
Learn to surf in your own exclusive two hour semi-private lesson with your family members or friends. These sessions offer a greater level of instructor attention than our standard group lessons. With two students per master instructor they are tailored to fit any skill level or age.
Price: $100 per person (ages 7 and up)

Private Surfing Instruction

For those who want one-on-one surf instruction from our Master Instructors. These sessions are highly recommended for students who want to bring their surfing to the next skill level. Private instruction is available in a 1.5 – 2 hour session
Price: $120 per hour (all ages)

Why we teach surf lessons:

  • To help you learn ocean safety
  • So you understand the proper etiquette
  • To share the knowledge and techniques
  • To share our love for the ocean with people of all ages

Why you should take lessons:

  • Includes 2 hours of instruction
  • So you know how to be safe for yourself and others
  • If you learn the proper etiquette you won’t upset other surfers
  • Learning from a professional instructor shortens the learning curve
  • So you can get up and ride the waves sooner

What we teach:

  • Water Safety – Rips, Currents, Tides
  • Proper ocean etiquette
  • The right way to paddle and control surfboard
  • Proper wave body positioning
  • Ocean awareness
  • How to use equipment

How to prepare:

  • Weather conditions – (instructors call)
  • Drink water
  • Eat a light and healthy breakfast
  • Have open mind
  • Have positive attitude

What to bring:

  • towel
  • Sunscreen
  • Water
  • Change of clothes
  • Swimsuit

Prices for Surfing lesson include: expert instruction and soft top surfboard!

Call or Email to Book Lessons:
Phone: (650) 722-0022
email: pillarpointsurfschool@gmail.com

* For Wetsuit rentals talk to Lucy at Cowboy Surf Shop, HMB Board Shop, or Mavericks Surf Company.