Just wanted to say a big thank you to you all. My son Elliot has had a fantastic time during his surfing lessons in Cornwall this summer– you have taken him from a complete beginner surfer to up and riding most waves in a week – the surf lesson package was super value and the loan of more advanced surfboards to practice on made this a great deal. GAS surf school came highly recommended by some friends and we'll definitely be back again too!! – Brian Hughes.
Our Beginner/Improver surfing courses are two-hour lessons that cover safety issues, catching waves, … Read more
Learn the basics of surfing or fine tune your technique with a surfing lesson at the Gwithian Academy of Surfing - one of Cornwall's longest running and most highly regarded surf schools.
At our surf school we take surf tuition seriously and work hard to make sure that your surfing lesson is as fun and rewarding as possible. For this reason all of our coaches are fully qualified as surf coaches, lifeguards and first aiders and two have even coached the British Junior Surfing Team on a number of occasions. A surf lesson with us can help you to achieve all of your surfing goals.
Gwithian Academy of Surfing is an Academy of Surfing Instructors Accredited Surf School (one of only three in Britain) that operates from Gwithian - the Northernmost point of St Ives Bay - and is very close to the towns of Hayle, St Ives and Penzance.
If you have had a few surfing lessons during your stay in Cornwall then why not come over to … Read more
Stay in Quality Self Catering Apartments Gwithian Academy of Surfing can now offer superb self … Read more
Due to the gently sloping nature of the beach the surf forms and breaks very slowly giving aspiring surfers more time to get to their feet.
Owing to the generous 'fetch' of the Atlantic Ocean Gwithian Beach gets rideable surf year round.
Thanks to the Gulf Stream and the natural heat retaining properties of St Ives Bay the sea water is comparatively warm.
Gwithian is a beautiful place!
Gwithian Academy of Surfing,
1, Godrevy Towans,
Tel: Surf School/Shop 01736 757579,
HQ 01736 755493,
Mobile 07905 630345