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Surf Safe Surf Coaching Raglan

Uenuku Avenue | Waikato, Raglan 3225, New Zealand
+64 210 726 406
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Never been on a surfboard before, and on our feet multiple times after an hour with Steve!

My girlfriend & I are doing a whirlwind NZ tour & decided to stop in Raglan to try our hand at... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Raglan, New Zealand
Great Surf Coaching for kids

I booked 3 kids (aged 8,10 and 12 yrs) for a 3 hour morning surf lesson with Steve. We chose him... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Hamilton, New Zealand
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Surfing and Stand Up Paddle lessons for beginner to advanced
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Uenuku Avenue | Waikato, Raglan 3225, New Zealand
+64 210 726 406
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My girlfriend & I are doing a whirlwind NZ tour & decided to stop in Raglan to try our hand at surfing, so we set up a lesson with Steve and could not be happier! Not only was he kind and super passionate about the...More

1  Thank mjb772017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked 3 kids (aged 8,10 and 12 yrs) for a 3 hour morning surf lesson with Steve. We chose him over other outfits as he had wetsuits sizes suitable for kids. He was able to fit all 3 kids (including small 8 yr old)...More

2  Thank familyfive2017
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I have both surfed a couple of times before and booked a 3 hour lesson with Steve. He was very accommodating, even though we booked last minute. I get cold very easily but Steve provided us with amazing wetsuits, I wasn't cold...More

1  Thank annabutler35
Reviewed 2 July 2017

My husband and I have taken lessons from Steve with a small group of friends. We've been twice and LOVED it. Steve is very knowledgable, down to earth, genuine, and friendly. He's a great instructor and really cares that everyone fully learns, is able to...More

1  Thank BDCM2
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

I took a group of University students for a surf lesson while they are visiting NZ from the US. As always Steve did such a good job teaching our group of 8. Steve is a very good instructor who works hard to assure that everyone...More

1  Thank Jaron G
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Fun lesson! Educational video in Steve's house at the start. Would have liked more focus on getting up on greenwaves as we had requested an intermediate lesson. Great to have photos of our session !

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Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

We had a great time with Steve from surf safe. There were three of us at the lesson. My Father, who is 58, my wife and I. I have taken lessons with Steve before but this was the first time surfing for them. Steve was...More

Thank Jaron G
Reviewed 17 October 2016

I have just completed a four day surfing course with Steve . I am really happy I spent those four days under Steves guidance . Technically very very good . Steve can pinpoint any flaws that you might have and get you to focus on...More

2  Thank Jake-Viking-196
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Steve is the best surf coach in Raglan. He actually teaches you ! Sounds strange ... Try the other schools you'll find out. From foam to green waves in 5 days Steve is you're man

1  Thank Gabriel N
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Steve at surf safe is great! I took a group of University students who were visiting from the U.S. for a surf lesson. None of us had surfed before. Steve was a great instructor and worked hard to make sure everyone in the group was...More

1  Thank Jaron G
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