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Address: 74-4966 Mamalahoa Hwy, Holualoa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96725-8632
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Surfing lessons -Kona

I scheduled surfing lessons for my son and daughter with FBI Surf School and Ossian through Kona Boys. What a wonderful experience. My kids loved the lesson and Ossian and his... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 August 2014
Cynthia S
Richton Park, Illinois
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Richton Park, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2014

I scheduled surfing lessons for my son and daughter with FBI Surf School and Ossian through Kona Boys. What a wonderful experience. My kids loved the lesson and Ossian and his staff were awesome! What a great experience....a must if you visit Kona....everyone working the lesson that day was very friendly and courteous. It was the first time for my... More 

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League City, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2014

I had a blast learning to surf with my 15-year-old son and definitely recommend FBI Surf School. The price was reasonable and included all equipment. Ossian also has partnered with a photographer who shoots your session an posts pictures to a website reached from the FBI Surf School home page. The only downside - but not enough to lower my... More 

Thank Mark H
Gig Harbor, Washington, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2014

My 8 year old daughter talked all of us into trying surfing. I'm so glad she did! Ossian and Dwayne were fantastic! All of us were up and riding in no time. The guys worked really hard and were absolutely fantastic with our kids (8 and 12). We had a blast, and I now know a little bit about the... More 

Thank Jeff D
Steamboat Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2014

What a great instructing crew at FBI surf school! Even for those of us gravitationally challenged it was a fantastic morning on the water, enjoying the waves, and the beauty of Hawaii. This is an island kingdom so find all the ways to play in the water you can. And Ossian and FBI are one of the best. Just remember... More 

Thank Stuart H
Wilmington, nc
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2013 via mobile

Our 9yo, who had s little prior surf experience, had a great experience with Scotty. FBI was easy to work with and did a great job!

1 Thank bgins
North Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2013

My husband and 2 teenagers booked in for a lesson with Ossian. The lesson was so successful we signed up for more!! Ossian and his instructors have a safety first mindset, are very knowledgeable, very supportive and just wonderful teachers. We had an incredibly positive, fun and successful experience. Lots of laughter, surf and sun... a dream come true.

Thank Shelley G
Richmond, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2013

Thanks to Ossian and D.W. my 7 year-old son and I had an amazing day. I was able to get up and ride and my son rode tandem with Ossian. They were so patient and laid back which made our day. Ossian had a smile on his face the entire time while working with my son. The location was perfect... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2013 via mobile

Ossian is a safe, knowledgable surf instructor who has A LOT of experience with kids. He and his son were prompt and ready to go as scheduled. Their equipment were in good order. The location was ideal with waves that were not too big and not too small. Me husband and I enjoyed the view from shore. The kids loved... More 

Thank jadejoann4
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2013

I did a semi-private lesson with Ossian and had such a great time, I went back out with him for a second lesson the same week. He's from the big island and has been surfing there and all over the world for his whole life. He's incredibly knowledgeable about surfing and his expertise shows in his teaching. He keeps the... More 

Thank drm65
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2013

Went to the Big Island with my teenage son, a friend and her family. The 3 teen boys took a lesson and had a blast. They got personal attention and were up riding in no time. These guys are great and super nice just what Alpha means!

Thank julhill

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