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

Before signing up for one of our clinics, please take a moment and read the information below;

Clinic Dates:
ampsurf_eSaturday, June 2, 2018 – Pismo Beach, CA  Reg. Clinic
Saturday, July 7, 2018 – Pismo Beach, CA  Reg. Clinic
August 2-5, 2018 – Pismo Beach, CA – Oper. Rest. XIII
August 6-10, 2018 – San Diego, CA Camp Wet ‘n Wild
Saturday, September 1, 2018 – Pacifica, CA  Reg. Clinic
Tuesday, September 11, 2018 –  9/11 Paddle Out

Clinic schedule:

7:00 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 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:

A lite breakfast, snacks, water, and lunch will be provided.  AmpSurf will provide a surfboard, wetsuit, and rashguard.  A  beach wheelchair is available if needed.

Clinic Reservation:

All of our events are FREE to participants!

(coming soon) This year we will be asking all participants to help support this amazing program by fundraising in their local community. within a couple weeks of signing up for an event each participant will receive a fundraising packet with everything they need to raise funds right where they live. Please help support this program and help us help you!

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!

Donate to AmpSurf

TO DONATE OFF-LINE contact us at

Sign up for clinics in New England and New York:


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


  1. John jasso

    Met a vet on Beni e beach about 2 month ago .really nice guy and he said I mite be able to donate my wet suit to you guys. Word only twice and never commando . Can you use it and also thanks for your service

    1. dcummings0318

      Hi John,
      Thanks for reaching out to us and thank you for wanting to donate your wet suit! We can definitely use the donation and will make sure it gets put to good use.
      You can mail the suit to the following address;
      340 Pomeroy St.
      Pismo Beach, CA 93449

      Again, Thank you so much,

      All The Best,
      Dana M. Cummings
      Learn to Surf Program Founder
      Certified Adaptive Surf Instructor Program Creator
      340 Pomeroy St.
      Pismo Beach, CA 93449
      (805) 441-5271

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