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Beginner Surf Lessons


Learn to surf in Ecuador! The Canoa surf break stretches out for 10 miles and with no rocks, no reef and no riptide, the conditions are just perfect for beginner surf lessons. Surf lessons for women, men, couples and family groups. Four years working with the Kids Community Surf and Yoga Project  has made Betty the perfect goto for kids beginner surf lessons. Adults get to learn through a series of progressive surf classes with exercises to complete before progressing to the next class. Bilingual instruction and professional quality equipment allows us to offer a first world experience surfing in Ecuador.
  • Small group sizes for personal attention
  • Bilingual-Spanish and English speaking instructor
  • 1 1/2 hr classes are comprised of 2 exercises to complete per class
  • Professional quality equipment and surfboards
  • Classes are progressive and broken down to 1 exercise to complete at a time
  • Feature our yoga balance poses challenge
  • 3 - 6 day class package available with discount
  • Surfboard rentals available for students participating in the 3 day course (ask about our Betty specialty fun boards)
  • Easy beachfront access

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Surfen Canoa

No rocks, no reef, no riptide means 10 miles of beach break making Canoa perfect for beginners learning to surf in Ecuador! A safe teaching methodology and clear communication ensures you have an awesome time learning to catch waves while having an an amazing surf experience!