Thank you for expressing interest in participating in the healing power of the ocean and adaptive surfing. Participating in these events can be a very rewarding experience Please read the below information and click on the links at the bottom of the page to volunteer or participate in events in New England and New York.

AmpSurf™ is a non-profit organization established to Promote, Inspire, Educate and Rehabilitate (PIER™) adaptive surfing and other outdoor activities. Please email for questions or information.

2018 New England Chapter clinics
  Saturday, May 20 – Newport, RI  – Reg. Clinic
Saturday, June 9 – Narragansett, RI  – VetSurf/Reg. Clinic
Sunday, June 17 – Nantaskett, MA –  WFTB**
Saturday, July 21 – Nahant, MA –  Reg. Clinic
Saturday, August 4 – York Beach, ME –  Reg. Clinic
Saturday, August 18 – Nahant, MA  – Reg. Clinic
Sunday, August 19 – Nantaskett, MA – WFTB**
Saturday, September 8 – Ogunquit, ME  – Reg. Clinic
Tuesday, September 11 – All Locations –  9/11 Paddle Out
Saturday, September 15 – Middletown, RI (Second Beach)  – Reg. Clinic


2018 New York Chapter clinics
Saturday, June 23 – New Jersey  – Reg. Clinic
July 12-14 – Breezy Point, NY – Hope for the Warriors Weekend – Closed event for Veterans working with Hope for the Warriors, Please contact to participate. Volunteers can sign up through AmpSurf for surfing venue only.
Saturday, July 28 – 67th St Rockaways, NY –  Reg. Clinic
Saturday, August 25 – 67th St Rockaways, NY – Reg. Clinic
Tuesday, September 11 – All Locations All Locations 9/11 Paddle Out

Volunteers are needed for all events, click on the volunteer link to sign up to be a part of one of these great events!

Clinic schedule:
6:30 a.m. – Setup crew arrives*
7:30 a.m. – All other volunteers arrive*
7:45 a.m. – Volunteers briefing (all water staff must be present)
8:00-9:00 a.m. – Participants arrive* – Meet, greet and suit up
9:00-9:30 a.m. – Dry land instruction
9:30-11:30 a.m. – In-water surf instruction
11:30-12:00 p.m. – Free surf
12:00-1:00 p.m. -Lunch and tear down

Participants are encouraged to contact AmpSurf  in advance to make sure all efforts can be made to accommodate your disability. Please email

Participants should bring the following items:
Swim suit
Sun screen
Picture ID

What to expect at each clinic:
All of our events are FREE to participants!
AmpSurf will provide a surfboard, wetsuit, and rash guard. A beach wheelchair is available if needed.  Water and a lunch will also be provided.

Participate with Ampsurf

Join Ampsurf on the East Coast as a Participant!

Become an AmpSurf Volunteer

Join AmpSurf on the East Coast as a volunteer

Donate to AmpSurf

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Sign up for clinics in California:

Participate with AmpSurf

Join AmpSurf in California as a Participant!

Become an AmpSurf Volunteer

Join AmpSurf in California as a Volunteer!