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Club Ed Santa Cruz Surf School

Open today: 6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Kai and Kevin helped me achieve one of my life goals

As a nearby resident, I have been to the beach frequently and participated on ocean paddle... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2018
Over coming fear/self esteem building

Grand daughter and Papa experience of a life time. Ed’s calm and specific instruction and true love... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Tom C
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Reviewed 18 August 2018

As a nearby resident, I have been to the beach frequently and participated on ocean paddle activities of all kinds, but I had never surfed until last week, even though I had always wanted to try. So I booked a mid-week group lesson with Club...More

Thank Zwerski
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Grand daughter and Papa experience of a life time. Ed’s calm and specific instruction and true love of people and the sport of surfing, got me and my granddaughter up on our boards first try. Our 2 hour private lessons was worth every penny. I’ve...More

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

I had surfed once before — 5 years ago. Took a group lesson. 5 students, 2 instructors. 10 minutes on the beach, 1 hr 50 minutes in the waves of Cowell Beach. Great instruction. With a little push, was riding the waves from the beginning....More

Thank Mikelemberg
Reviewed 28 March 2018

About 5 years ago I decided I wasn't having enough fun and stumbled across SUP surfing. Wow! Really fun! Three years later, after mostly learning by trial and error, I talked myself into competing at the intermediate level site at Paddlefest in Santa Cruz. My...More

Thank C P
Reviewed 10 March 2018

I am a low-intermediate surfer and had two private lessons recently with Ed Guzman (the owner of Club Ed). We surfed one day at Jack's break and the other at Manresa. Everything about the experience was excellent. Ed provided the board and wetsuit as well....More

Thank John F
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Ed Guzman (the Ed of "Club Ed") took me out on a private lesson last night at Jack's break. It was fantastic! Ed is a super nice guy and also has a terrific teaching style in striking the right balance of being highly encouraging but...More

Thank jdixon2018
Reviewed 27 December 2017

For Christmas my wife decided to gift me with a surf lesson. I signed up late Christmas day on the Club Ed website for a lesson the following day. I really didn't think I was going to hear back from anyone in time to set...More

Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Took a private lesson with Ed for stand-up paddle boarding. Amazing instructions from Ed. I was struggling to find my balance first 15 minutes. By the end of the lesson he said I was paddling like a Pro. Loved it.

Thank Vish K
Reviewed 19 November 2017

We have had nothing but fantastic experiences with Ed and his team of amazing surf instructors. My daughter has done group lessons and summer camp. We have rented equipment and even just called them up to find out where the best location is for surfing...More

Thank Arenberg5
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

After a Bay Area business trip, my wife and I spent two nights in the lovely beach town of Capitola just south of Santa Cruz. Prior to the trip I contacted Club Ed to set up a private SUP surf lesson. A day before the...More

Thank Perlita-Frank
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18 June 2015|
Response from clubed2016 |
Hi Wang, Yes of course we would love to make your visit to Santa Cruz a memorable one. I hope you have already contacted us for your surf trip. If not please call me at 831-464-0177 and I can answer any questions you might... More