LEARN TO SURF – California

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 click on the links below to participate or volunteer for events in California.

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

2017 AmpSurf Learn To Surf Clinics
May 6th        Surfrider Beach   Malibu, CA
June 3rd       Addie St. Pismo Beach, CA
July 1st          Addie St. Pismo Beach, CA
July 17-19th  Autism Clinic   Pismo Beach, CA Special Event*
Sept. 7-12th  Operation Restoration XII   Pismo Beach, CA  Special Event*
Sept. 11th      9am – Paddle Out    Pismo Beach, CA (no registration necessary)

Before signing up for one of our clinics, please take a moment and read the information below;
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 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 surf@ampsurf.org

Participants should bring the following items:

Swim suit
Towel
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, but a reservation deposit is required at least 2 weeks in advance of the event you wish to attend. Reserve your spot with a refundable deposit of $50 for one-day events and $100 for multi-day events. Reservations need to be made at least 2 (two) weeks prior to the clinic, and cancellations with in 2(two) weeks of a clinic to receive a refund. After the 2 (two) week deadline there will be no refunds given. Refunds will be issued with in one week of attending an event.  On the day of event, beach sign- ups will have an $75 fee for each day.

Participate with AmpSurf

Join AmpSurf in California as a Participant!

Become an AmpSurf Volunteer

Join AmpSurf in California as a Volunteer!