Surf School

Sea Girt Surf School registration will open on Friday April 12th at 8:00 AM

The Surf School sessions for this summer are:

Session 1

July

13, 14, 20, 21

Session 2

July

27, 28 + August 3, 4

Session 3

August 5 – 8

These sessions are for beginner surfers ages 9-15. The time will be from 8:30-9:30 AM on North Beach (Lifeguard Stand 0), the cost is $175

GROM SQUAD

We are excited to introduce our NEWEST Surf School group called the GROM SQUAD! This program is designed for more advanced surfers looking to get real surf coaching geared toward success in Surf Competitions.

There will be a Boy Grom Squad Day and a Girl Grom Squad Day each session will run 2 hours (10-12) and hold a maximum of 5 surfers. These sessions run for 5 weeks and will cost $300. See the attached calendar & flyer for more information. 

Private/Semi-Private Surf Sessions:

We will offer a limited number of private surf sessions this summer, we just do not know exact dates YET. The private/semi-private surf sessions will run for one hour for 1-3 surfers ages 6-16. 

Lead Instructor: Gary Finnigan

  • Has been teaching surf lessons for 17+ years
  • Currently a judge for Amateur and Professional Eastern surf contests
  • Former ESA Surf Competitor
  • Surfing since age 8, taught by his father who is now in the NJ surfing Hall of Fame
  • Global surf experience

FAQs

How do I register for Surf School?
Click here to register
What are the age requirements for Surf School?

Ages 8 & up!

What is the schedule for Surf School?

Surf School will be held from 8:30-9:30

Session 1 – July 13, 14, 20, 21

Session 2 – July 27, 28 & August 3, 4

Session 3 – August 5 – 8

 

What are "Small Group Surf Sessions?"

We will offer a limited number of private surf sessions this summer, we just do not know exact dates YET. The private/semi-private surf sessions will run for one hour for 1-3 surfers ages 6-16. 

Where do the surfers meet?

North Beach (Lifeguard stand 0).

Should my child know how to swim? What are the swimming expectations?

We expect surfers to be comfortable swimming in the ocean by themselves.

What should surfers bring with them? Do you provide surfboards?

We provide surfboards! Surfers just have to wear a swimsuit & rash guard, or a wetsuit. We recommend bringing a towel and water!

What will my child be doing during Surf School?

Our goal in Sea Girt is to inspire each Surfer to become the best version of themselves, on the waves of course =). Surfers will have a mixture of fitness and educational experiences.

Fitness – stretching, strengthening, paddling, and of course SURFING!

Educational – respect for the ocean

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