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Do you want to feel the powerful adrenaline of surfing? Come and discover this incredible sense of flow in the waves with Balsa Surf Camp! Enjoy your holiday learning to surf with beautiful Balsa boards with professional instructors, in an amazing atmosphere. The surf lessons are open to all, no matter how old, men or women, athletes or not, everyone can hop on a surfboard. It all depends on your motivation, perseverance, and desire. It can be a little difficult, but feel the adrenaline, speed, and pleasure to flow in the wave worth it!
The accommodation is very eco-friendly with a luxurious garden and few chill out hammock place. The atmosphere is relaxing, typical and colored, with all natural architecture. You will stay in a typical Ecuadorian style cabin with a private bathroom and terrace and hammock.
The goal is that the student, at the end of the class, can take a wave alone, without physical help from the instructor, to fully enjoy the sensations of this sport! The class lasts an hour and a half, the first forty minutes are reserved for theory and practice in the arena. It is the student's preparation before going to the water. These explanations and these exercises facilitate the practice of the waves. The classes are given by young local instructors, very good surfers, some national champions, who have the certification of the International Surfing Association (ISA). They have patience and above all love their work: transmit the taste for surfing and share their own passion.
Each planning depends on the tides and also on the level and spirit of each student. These 15 hours can be organized during the day, morning and afternoon, according to the rhythm of the student and according to the tides. There are three levels with warm-up, theory, practice and different exercises. Each hour is under supervision and supervision of the instructor with specific exercises. Balsa Surf Camp will also make the filming of the student so that he can see and correct himself better with the help of the instructor.
Each day you will have a surf lesson with a certificate ISA surf instructor in personalized service (maximum four students per class). Balsa Surf Camp has a lot of surfboards available, all size and style depending on your desire and swell. Every day after sunset, Balsa Surf Camp offers you a debriefing time with pictures and videos of your surf session and advice.
You will have a special shaper room workshop visit with Cesar "Rasty" Moreira. You will see and understand the magical process of creating balsa surfboard.
Balsa Surf Camp is located in La Punta neighborhood, at 30 meters from the beach and the beautiful and famous wave La Punta, in the quiet and residential area of Montañita, Ecuador.
Balsa Surf Camp's restaurant L'Eden will receive you three meals per day with fresh and typical food either veggie options.
You can pamper yourself with yoga lessons.
From José Joaquín de Olmedo International Airport (GYE), you can take a private taxi (100 USD), the travel will take about two and a half hours.