with Alan Stokes
Improve your surfing skills on this luxury surf coaching break with Alan Stokes, 3 x British Champion Professional Surfer. Immersing yourself in everything 'surfing' on the wild, North Coast of Cornwall!
➹ 13th - 17th NOVEMBER 2020
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This luxury surf course is designed for aspiring
surfers looking to progress their surfing to the next level. This course would best suit surfers who have had some lessons and are progressing to green waves. You will be learning about turning techniques, paddling out and reading waves in different conditions and improving
It is aimed to equip surfers with correct and proven surfing techniques, enhancing your skills by providing key learning tools, training and rehabilitation methods, all helping speed up the surfing learning curve. Alan will help you approach each surf session with attainable goals and techniques that will keep you improving so you can continue to put your learnings into practice after the course.
There’ll be 2 surf sessions a day (aprox’ 2.5hrs) supported by a '1 to 1' feedback session with video analysis, after which you'll hit the waves again to put into practice what you've learnt!
Along with surfing focused warm up exercises and stretches, there'll also be plenty of time to discuss ‘all things surfing’ with Alan over these few days, from learning how to read the waves, to equipment advice and best places to surf!
This course is curated by Alan from decades of practical surfing and life as a competing professional surfer on the World Qualifying Series.
The Destination & more...
Your luxury Surf Coaching break in Cornwall will be spent nestled in a tranquil secret valley, surrounded by woodlands and beautiful walks (on and off the coastline) in magical Mawgan Porth. Surrounded by lush greenery, just a short 300 yard walk to the beach, you'll be staying in a luxury lodge. There are shared and private room options available with all the creature comforts and a rustic log burner.
You'll be prepared 3 healthy daily meals by our amazing private chef, to nourish and energise the body before and after a surf. With snacks and drinks available throughout the day.
You'll start the day with an energetic yoga flow with Amanda, to get you ready for hitting the waves. Yoga compliments surfing perfectly... and it doesn't matter if you haven't done any yoga before just ask Alan, he loves his yoga!
Then unwind in the evening with Yin or Restorative Yoga to stretch out those muscles and restore the mind and body, before a delicious home cooked meal, leaving you feeling nourished from the inside out and ready for the following days surfing.
After a freshly prepared breakfast, 3 x British Champion Professional Surfer Alan Stokes will take you to one of his favourite spots, Mawgan Porth beach (a remote surf spot and hidden gem) to hit the waves. Alan considers
this beach as one of the best surf beaches in Cornwall and refers to it as a "swell magnet". He says this beach "draws in the swell and creates an energy in the waves to deliver the perfect high performance wave for progressing your surfing" this is why Alan chooses to coach surfing here.
You'll be going through everything from how to read the waves, surf reports, to in the water surfing techniques; dependant on where you are in your surfing journey, Alan will provide you with feedback designed to improve and progress your skills to the next level, leaving you with tips and tools to take away from the this long weekend to practice in your own time.
You must be able to competently catch and ride white water waves standing up.
An opportunity not to be missed... Alan will leave you feeling inspired and excited about surfing... knowing all there is to know, having lived and breathed Surfing all his life!
Is this course for you...?
“Have you had lessons and
can competently catch white
water waves and stand up…?”
If so, maybe you want to:
Progress from white water to
Improve your confidence
and technique in the water?
Learn to turn on a wave?
Progress to out back, bigger
waves and improve your paddle technique?
Learn more about reading
waves, conditions and reading
Having time in the water with a surfer
as talented as Alan Stokes is an
incredible experience. Being
taught theory as well as the
practical, really advanced my
surfing ability and
knowledge. Video analysis really
works and helps you break
those bad habits and progress
quicker. I'd highly recccomend
coaching with Alan...it is a
rare oppotunity to learn from a pro!"
➹ Free goody bag!
➹ 3 or 4 nights stay in our luxury Lodge in beautiful Cornwall by the sea
➹ All meals (breakfast, lunch & dinner), including tea and coffee
➹ 4-6 guided surf lessons with all surf equipment (plus 'free surf' on arrival) with Alan Stokes
➹ Video analysis, theory and practical advise from a 3 x British Champion professional surfer
➹ Expert advice on the best surf locations, how to read the waves and conditions, to get the most of your surf trips
➹ Videos to take away of your surf experience to share with friends and family.
➹ Yoga sessions to energise the the mind, body and soul
➹ As well as the expert advice, there'll be fun and constant smiles from the Wild & Free team
Extras can be booked independently - 'If you have time!'
(but feel free to ask for more info!)
Upon booking our Luxury Surf Coaching course you will receive an information pack, but here's what you need to know before you book. Please make sure you have read our Terms and Conditions.
Options below include 3 and 4 night packages.
The 4th night is half price...and you get 3 full days in the water with Alan on the 4 night stay
(I know what I would go for!)
Shared Twin Room for 2 - £780 or £895 single occupancy
Luxury shared twin room with a like minded surf buddie with two single beds
** SOLD OUT **
Private Double for 2 - £1740 or £1995 double occupancy
Luxury private room to share with your partner or friend with double bed and ensuite
** SOLD OUT **
Private Double for 1 - £960 or £1115 single occupancy
Luxury private room all to yourself with double bed and ensuite
** SOLD OUT **
Dates - Please arrive on Friday in time for the evening warm up surf session with Alan and dinner.
Convenient and direct flights can be found from London to Newquay. The retreat will finish on Friday morning after breakfast.
To book - If you are interested in coming along to our Luxury Surf Coaching break and have any questions please contact us here.
Travel Insurance - We do not provide travel insurance, you are required to have your own.