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Westport - West Coast Surf - 3hr Lesson

3 Hour Surf Lesson.

West Coast surf has been established at Tauranga bay on the beautiful West Coast of the South Island for the past 18 years.

This beach provides both first timers with a safe and invigorating environment to learn in, as well as providing some world class waves for the more experienced surfers.

Mark Perana is the owner and coach of the business. Mark has been coaching surfing and snowboarding for beyond 25 years and it is truly his passion. Mark is an ISA/SNZ level 2 coach and judge and a NZSBA snowboard examiner, also a past NZ team coach and National title holder.

At West Coast Surf we offer a safe, fun filled, informative and often invigorating lesson for every level of surfer. Whether you are a complete beginner, all ready surfing and want to improve, or need some guidance with your advanced manoeuvres, Mark can help you out.

What others say: "Hi, I just wanted to write to you to say THANK YOU! My Dad loved his lesson last month; I think it was the highlight of his trip to New Zealand. Mark was a great teacher and everything was just perfect – the rain even stopped just as they got in the water."

Please bring:

Towel and swimsuit.

The 3 hour learn to surf package includes your lesson, board and wet-suit and some practice time.

Price: $85 per person.

Available Bookings from September 15 to September 21

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Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

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Wendy Couvidat from France wrote on 07 March 2017

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Anwsome

Marc was so good and really nice I wasn't really good and I drunk a lot of water but I spend a beautiful afternoon, lot of fun and at list I had surf :) Stop thinking do it ! (take sunblock or you will burn like me)

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Ivy Ilagan from Philippines wrote on 15 February 2016

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Good Instructor

Have absolutely enjoyed the surfing lesson. The instructor was fun and really good!

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From Westport - West Coast Surf - 3hr Lesson

Thanks Ivy. I am gled you enjoyed the lesson. I also enjoyed it. Please tell your friends and go for a surf when you can. Best Wishes. Mark

René Michelsen from Denmark wrote on 13 February 2016

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Great surf... and fantastic wawes.

Don't be afraid of water, when you book this experience with Mark. The wawes are big, and you might swallow some water - in my case a lot of water. I've newer tried surfing before, but Mark was a great teacher, and really made an effort to make us all feel safe, and capable of handling the wawes. Would highly recommend it for all, but you need to be a little fit, as it's hard work to learn to surf. Thank you Mark, from Denmark!!!

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From Westport - West Coast Surf - 3hr Lesson

Thank you Rene, you had an exciting time because the waves were challenging. You did very well because the waves were challenging. You succeeded because you wanted to. I am the guy who is there to help because I love it. Tell all your friends. Enjoy Life. Mark

Liesa Didoff from New Zealand wrote on 08 October 2015

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real fun!

Marc is good fun and a great teacher. First time on the board for me, will definitely give it another try, so much fun!

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From Westport - West Coast Surf - 3hr Lesson

Thanks for the review Liesa, yes I work hard at being the best teacher I can be. I'm stoked you had fun because I did too!

Laura from Germany wrote on 12 April 2017

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Great first surf experience

We went surfing at Westport for the first time and Marc just made this experience perfect. He is a really patient teacher who creates a good atmosphere to learn and have fun in the same time. Would definitely recommend to surf with Marc when you´re at Westport!

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