andrew goodman surf lessons

BECOME THE SURFER EVERYONE IS JEALOUS OF

Discover the right strategy to learn to surf

LIFE IS TOO SHORT TO BE CONFUSED

Confusion is no fun. Don't be held back.

           You were designed for more.

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I am ready to go !  Oh wait... Am I ?

When you are starting out as a beginner, it's totally normal to have a thousand questions about things you don't know. 

You may be wondering what the right equipment is for you

where to start from

what is the right beach to go to (...wait, there is a wrong beach ?? )

You may feel intimidated by the more advanced surfers, or simply scared about big waves crashing on you

You may worry about looking silly while trying to do something you haven't mastered yet

You may be scared about getting injured, or about not being able to handle yourself in the waves

You may fear you don't know what the right thing to do is, in the different situations that you may find yourself in

It's ALL normal, and I know how to help you.

I have dedicated my life to learning about how people move and interact with the water, and I’ve studied and analysed every aspect of the learning how to surf process. 

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MORE THAN 8,000 HAPPY STUDENTS

MORE THAN 38 YEARS IN SURFING

CREATOR OF THE FIRST SURF PROGRAM FOR BEGINNER SURFERS

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BEGINNERS SURF PROGRAMS 

 
getting started with surfing

GETTING STARTED

Everything you need to know / do / have before surfing

I condensed my 37 years of experience as a surfer and put this program together, thinking "what advice would I give myself if I was just starting out from scratch with surfing"? 

 

By the end of this program, you will have a clear understanding about all things learning to surf.
Here you have my essentials :

✔ Equipment 101: everything about boards, wetsuit and surfing equipment
✔ Weather conditions
✔ Location Conditions
✔ Knowing how to swim, or not
✔ Fitness and surfing
✔ Energy
✔ Before your first surf session
✔ After your first surf session
✔ Motivation and Confidence
✔ My top 7 tips from 37 years of experience
✔ Safety In The Ocean : keep yourself safe while learning
✔ Surf Etiquette : the unwritten rules of surfing that keep you safe
✔ Ocean Knowledge : currents, winds, tides and channels

surfing foundations

SURFING FOUNDATIONS

Surf techniques for beginner surfers

I will guide you every step of the way, all the way from learning to control your board on the beach, to successfully catching waves. 

By the end of this program, you will have mastered all these surfing fundamentals :

✔ Finding your happy place on the surf board
✔ Land Practice and board orientation
✔ Paddling and looking around before catching a wave
✔ The pop up / different ways of getting to your feet
✔ Using your knees to stand up
✔ Mistakes during the pop up
✔ Arms and legs position, Goofy or Regular
✔ The Sumo Position
✔ Warming up before your surf session
✔ Walking with your board through white water waves
✔ Controlling your board in bigger white water waves
✔ Turtle roll
✔ Catching white water waves
✔ Laying too far back on your board
✔ Catching a wave at the last minute
✔ Too much paddling
✔ Turning left and right on whitewater waves
✔ Nose diving and why it happens
✔ Exiting a wave with control

how to surf for beginners

BEGINNER BUNDLE

Go from ZERO to catching waves (Both Foundations+Getting Started programs)

Think of this as your road map to surfing success. 
If you want to get started with surfing, or you are a beginner surfer already, this is your go to program that will set you up the right way, saving you lots of time, energy and a boat load of frustrations.  

This bundle consist of our 2 beginner surfer courses, together : Surfing Foundations + Getting Started courses.

✔ By the end of this program, you will have mastered all the surfing fundamentals, part of the Getting Started course.

 

✔ Plus, you will have a clear understanding about all things learning to surf, including beginner techniques, which are all in the Surfing Foundations course. 

HOW IT WORKS

2. create an account 

2. make progress

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