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Wave height:0.75m

Suitable for:Improving surfers aged 6+

Prices from:£40 (£30 child)

Waikiki Surf Session

This is the perfect wave for improvers, but also a really fun wave for more experienced surfers wanting to have a mellow surf.
Kid surfing green waves at The Wave in Bristol

Waikiki Surf Session


Improving surfers who have caught many beginner waves and can ride their waves in the bay with control and are looking for the next challenge. Also great for experienced surfers wanting to have a mellow surf, or for groups of mixed surfing ability wanting to enjoy a session together.

There are varying water depths and surfers may be out of their depth when paddling back to the take off.

Softboards only in this session.

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Facts and Figures

Arrive 60 minutes before: You must arrive at least 60 minutes before your session starts

Waikiki wave: a green, unbroken wave in the reef area

Session lengh: 1 hour

Wave height: 0.75cm - 1m

Water depth: 1.5m at take off

Wave duration: 11 - 16 seconds

Softboards only: Softboards only in this session, feel free to bring your own or use ours

Man surfing during Summer at The Wave, surfing inland lake near Bristol

Waikiki Surf Session

SUITABLE FOR

Ages 6+ who are able to swim 25m unaided.

Improving surfers who have caught many beginner waves and can ride their waves in the bay with control and are looking for the next challenge. This session is not for beginners. Surfers must have previous surfing experience. 

There are varying water depths and surfers may be out of their depth when paddling back to the take off.

Goals

  • Catch a green unbroken wave
  • Learn to fall safely and start to be able to deal with the board in different situations
  • Be able to paddle back to the take-off point, during or between sets
  • Start practising paddle technique and develop paddle strength to paddle against a gentle current
  • Practice turning
  • Practice how to finish waves well and safely
Kid surfing at The Wave, inland surfing lake near Bristol

Who’s it for?


  • Surfers who want to progress beyond riding white water waves
  • Those who can consistently stand up on most waves they catch in the white water
  • Those who want to learn to turn on waves
  • Surfers that need to develop their paddle strength and technique
  • More experienced surfers that are looking for a mellow wave

Book Waikiki Surf Session

You must arrive at least 60 minutes before your surf session


You must watch a Health & Safety video and sign a waiver before you surf with us, please ensure you do this before arriving on-site. After your first visit, you will only need to sign your waiver once every 60 days. The system will automatically notify you when it is time to sign your waiver, please ensure you do this before you arrive on-site. You must watch the whole Health & Safety video before you can sign your waiver, this is to reduce the briefing time when on-site and help keep you socially distanced. 

 

Surfing and bodyboarding are physically challenging and carry risks that we cannot entirely eliminate. Have a look at our Health & Safety information and find out how to surf safely here. 

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