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Club Ed Santa Cruz Surf School

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome! I visited Santa Cruz for a surfing vacation and decided to leave my board behind due to the ridiculous airport fees. I didn’t think that renting a board from Ed was going to be anything special, and I was wrong. Ed went above and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Charles P
Reviewed August 18, 2018

As a nearby resident, I have been to the beach frequently and participated on ocean paddle activities of all kinds, but I had never surfed until last week, even though I had always wanted to try. So I booked a mid-week group lesson with Club...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Grand daughter and Papa experience of a life time. Ed’s calm and specific instruction and true love of people and the sport of surfing, got me and my granddaughter up on our boards first try. Our 2 hour private lessons was worth every penny. I’ve...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tom C
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

I had surfed once before — 5 years ago. Took a group lesson. 5 students, 2 instructors. 10 minutes on the beach, 1 hr 50 minutes in the waves of Cowell Beach. Great instruction. With a little push, was riding the waves from the beginning....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mikelemberg
Reviewed March 27, 2018

About 5 years ago I decided I wasn't having enough fun and stumbled across SUP surfing. Wow! Really fun! Three years later, after mostly learning by trial and error, I talked myself into competing at the intermediate level site at Paddlefest in Santa Cruz. My...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank C P
Reviewed March 10, 2018

I am a low-intermediate surfer and had two private lessons recently with Ed Guzman (the owner of Club Ed). We surfed one day at Jack's break and the other at Manresa. Everything about the experience was excellent. Ed provided the board and wetsuit as well....More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank John F
Reviewed January 7, 2018

Ed Guzman (the Ed of "Club Ed") took me out on a private lesson last night at Jack's break. It was fantastic! Ed is a super nice guy and also has a terrific teaching style in striking the right balance of being highly encouraging but...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank jdixon2018
Reviewed December 26, 2017

For Christmas my wife decided to gift me with a surf lesson. I signed up late Christmas day on the Club Ed website for a lesson the following day. I really didn't think I was going to hear back from anyone in time to set...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Daniel A
Reviewed November 27, 2017

Took a private lesson with Ed for stand-up paddle boarding. Amazing instructions from Ed. I was struggling to find my balance first 15 minutes. By the end of the lesson he said I was paddling like a Pro. Loved it.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Vish K
Reviewed November 18, 2017

We have had nothing but fantastic experiences with Ed and his team of amazing surf instructors. My daughter has done group lessons and summer camp. We have rented equipment and even just called them up to find out where the best location is for surfing...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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June 17, 2015|
Response from clubed2016 |
Hi Wang, Yes of course we would love to make your visit to Santa Cruz a memorable one. I hope you have already contacted us for your surf trip. If not please call me at 831-464-0177 and I can answer any questions you might... More