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$25 sibling discount, use code SIB at checkout. *must be same week.
Looking for a couple extra hours to fine tune your skills!? Only have time in the afternoon to go shred!? We offer afternoon sessions for registered or un-registered campers to get a little more time in the water! On Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1pm-4pm you can hang with instructors and have the opportunity to catch more waves!
Surf Ride Surf Camps are offering the most exciting summer camps for ages 7+! Surf Ride possess an exclusive permit at the North Jetty near the Oceanside Harbor, which just happens to be the best beach in North County to learn how to surf.
In addition to teaching your child a solid foundation for surfing, our instructors have important water safety discussions, encourage kids to respect the ocean as well as one another, and teach important water-etiquette that will help them adapt to the surfing lifestyle. Your child will also have the opportunity to experience Stand Up Paddleboarding in the Harbor during the week, another skill and activity that all the kids LOVE!
Our head instructor has 20+ years of surf camp experience, and is also a professional surfer, so you can rest assured that your child will be in good hands. Surf Ride's Surf Camp will encourage kids to develop self-confidence in a fun and safe environment (instructor to student ratio is 4:1), and will give them an experience they will never forget!
Surf Camp FAQ's
Where is Surf Ride's Surf Camp?
Surf Ride's Surf Camp is conveniently located off I-5 in the Oceanside Harbor area (next to Tower 16 also known as N. Jetty). Please see the "Parent Welcome Packet" for a map of the camp location.
What are the camp hours?
Our camps run Monday-Friday from 9:00 a.m.-1:00.
What is the age requirement?
The minimum age requirement is seven years old.
What is provided at camp?
Surf Ride provides a camp t-shirt for every camper, surfboards, wetsuits, rashguards, water, and sunscreen.
What do campers need to bring?
Lunch, towel, snacks and a sweatshirt on cooler days. Please apply sunscreen before you child arrives to camp.
What kind of safety precautions do the surf instructors take?
On Monday mornings, our head instructor goes over camp rules & water safety tips, then campers are divided into groups based on their surfing ability. Next the kids are assigned an instructor for the week. Brightly colored rashguards are distributed to the kids so the instructors can keep a close eye on them.
What happens on the last day of camp?
Every Friday our kids are invited to participate in a surf contest! Parents are invited to attend and watch how much their kids have grown throughout the week! All participants will receive a camp prize at the end of Friday.
Surf Ride offers a Surf Coaching Team for those surf camp kids who want to continue improving their surfing skills year-round!
These sessions are designed for those surfers who can catch surf independently and have control of their boards.
The Surf Ride Surf CoachingTeam meets every Wednesday and Thursday from 3:30-4:30 at the N. Jetty in the Oceanside Harbor and kids must bring their own equipment.
This is a great opportunity to have your kids experience several different surfing conditions in order to strengthen their skills, and make new friends!