"If you're looking for TOP-TIER surfing lessons, I would highly recommend this one!
– Connor C, Uvita Surf School Student
Group Surf Lessons
Great for families, group of friends and couples who only have a few hours to dedicate to surfing during their vacation.
Minumum: 2 people | Duration: 2 hours
2-Day Surf Clinic
The 2-Day Surf Clinic covers over all the necessary surf theory, explanations and demonstrations to get you surfing safely.
Minimum: 2 people / Duration: 6 hours
Uvita Surf Lesson Methodology
In addition to teaching surf students the skills necessary to stand on their surfboard and ride waves, we teach the following:
- Surf equipment (including how to choose and manage the appropriate equipment)
- How to paddle proficiently
- How to ride waves in the prone position, including going straight, turning, and stopping the board
- How to stand up successfully and fall safely
- How to ride waves on their feet, including how to go straight, turn, increase speed and stop the board
- Wave knowledge (how waves start, different types of waves)
- The different types of surf breaks
- Surf etiquette, history, and culture
- Ocean stewardship
SURF & YOGA CAMPS
Uvita Surf Lessons is operated by Bodhi Surf + Yoga, the award-winning, B Corp Certified surf + yoga camp that was founded in 2010. Bodhi Surf + Yoga focuses on week-long experiential camps that incorporate surfing, yoga, community engagement, and nature immersion. If you want to learn beyond just the basics of a single class or two, we strongly recommend you look into our camps below:
Bodhi Sessions 7 Night Adult Surf + Yoga Camp:
Our signature holistic surf and yoga camp, a week-long, set-date, semi-inclusive vacation that invites you to surf, stretch, breath, and sweat while learning about the environment, engaging with the community, and having a whole lot of fun!
Bodhi Family 7 Night Family Surf Camp
A family-focused surf camp that allows you and your loved ones to enjoy a week of learning, growing, and laughter in a fantastic natural classroom (the beach!) — the perfect way to create long-lasting, memorable experiences.
Bodhi Awaken 14 Night Bodysurfing, Ocean Awareness, Surf and Yoga Retreat
This retreat is ocean immersive. In the first week, guests gain ocean awareness and comfort as they learn wave sliding or bodysurfing. On week two, guests take their skills one step further, learning to navigate the waves on a surfboard, as well as reconnecting to themselves with an invigorating yoga curriculum.