Surfing UK

Find Surf Schools in the UK

Learn to surf at schools around the UK. Whether you are a beginner or need advanced coaching, there are opportunities for individuals and groups to take surfing lessons around the coast. Cornwall and Devon are the top surfing destinations, although other parts of the UK also have good surfing conditions.  If you are looking for your local surf school see some of the best places to learn to surf in the UK in our full guide below.

Find your nearest Surf School

There are professional surfing events that take place each year

Devon and Cornwall are the surfing hot spots in the UK with consistent waves a vibrant surfing culture.

There are lots of surf schools for beginners and and a number of pro surfing competitions held each year.

Surfing Event Highlights

  • English National Surfing Championships May – Perranporth Beach, Cornwall
  • English Adaptive Surfing Open June Fistral Beach, Cornwall
  • Boardmasters Festival August – Newquay
  • English Interclub Surfing Championships September – Croyde Bay, Devon
  • Rip Curl Grom Search Series August –September – Watergate Bay, Cornwall


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