Road to Ambleside Tide Rip

Dates
4 Total Sessions
May 4 (Wednesday, 5:30-8pm)
May 11 (Wednesday, 5:30-8pm)
May 18 (Wednesday, 5:30-8pm)
Final Session:
May 21 (Saturday, 12:30-3pm)
Adult Price:$295

Age: 16+


Intensity: Moderate Intensity
Experience/Prerequisite: Learn to Surfski Lesson or equivalent
Description:

The Ambleside Tide Rip is an exciting local spot to challenge your Surfski skills! Current opposing wind direction creates a dynamic ocean environment where many surfable waves develop. This course has 3 evening skill-building sessions based out of Cates Park, prior to the final session at the Ambleside Tide Rip. 

You will practice, learn and discuss many skills including:

  • Forward Paddling Power
  • Quick Acceleration
  • Balance and Bracing
  • Solo Remounts
  • Assisted Remounts
  • Wave Theory
  • Wave positioning, speed direction changes
  • Downwind technique
  • Tide Rip Dynamics
  • Group Travel/Safety Protocols

 

*The final session date at Ambleside is weather dependent and subject to change.

Extra Info

To know what to wear or what to bring with you, check out our ‘What to bring’ guide.