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Big Green Surf School

20 Tower Road, Newquay TR7 1LR, England
+44 7790 477099
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Super SUPing

We had a family SUP lesson yesterday with Adam. Fabulous fun and a lovely instructor. SUPs are now... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
SarahHemG
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Surf Lesson

Our group really enjoyed our surf lesson with Lucas on the 13th of August. As well as being a... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Burnssj
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At Big Green Surf School we pride ourselves in giving loads of personal attention in the water to ensure you're getting the most out of your surfing. We specialise in small groups (max 6 with 1 coach), simple and achievable techniques for all abilities, the best equipment available, incredibly passionate & experienced coaches as well as 2 of the best locations available for your Surf or SUP experience. You can now find us in Newquay at Base Surf Lodge where we can offer fantastic Surf & Stay packages at great prices, as well as our new base over at the National Trust's Crantock Beach where we are the only surf school! Perfect to find some quiet space during the busy peak summer. Come and join us and see what all the fuss is about!
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20 Tower Road, Newquay TR7 1LR, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a family SUP lesson yesterday with Adam. Fabulous fun and a lovely instructor. SUPs are now on the Christmas list for my 11 year daughter and myself!More

Thank SarahHemG
BigGreenSurf, Owner at Big Green Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

So stoked that you enjoyed it - I'll pass the feedback on to Adam, I know he'll be buzzing that you were happy with the lesson! If you need any advice or anything about purchasing SUP's (or if Santa needs some assistance) then just give...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Our group really enjoyed our surf lesson with Lucas on the 13th of August. As well as being a really nice guy, he was so professional, attentive and really had an interest in teaching us beginners how to surf. I would definitely recommend this school...More

Thank Burnssj
BigGreenSurf, Owner at Big Green Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks so much Sarah, we've been stoked to have Lucas on board this year, an awesome addition to the team! I'll certainly pass on your comments to him - so happy you enjoyed it and we look forward to seeing you again in the future!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I came especially to Newquay because I wanted to learn how to surf. The guys at the Big Green Surf School were incredibly helpful with scheduling my lessons. I managed to take 2 lessons a day and my surfing progressed from not even being able...More

Thank mel1981NL
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I went to crantock beach and saw the surf school bus - I had been intending to have a go at surfing and so after chatting to Ross I signed up for one lesson for following day, I enjoyed experience so much I ended up...More

Thank timk1969
BigGreenSurf, Owner at Big Green Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Hi Tim, Thanks so much for the review mate. It was an absolute pleasure having you down here, the progress you made was incredible and it was so rewarding for all of us to see you really get the surfing bug! I'm sure we'll see...More

Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Today my friend and I used these guys for a paddle board down the Gannel estuary. I've never done this before but thoroughly enjoyed it. They are based on the national trust Crantock beach car park- so only a short walk with the board and...More

Thank Akingston1975
BigGreenSurf, Owner at Big Green Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2017

Thanks for the review guys - so glad that you enjoyed the tour and we look forward to seeing you for some surfing next year!

Reviewed 29 June 2017

We were down in Newquay for a Stag do and decided to have a go at surfing. Most of us being absolute novices and some not even wearing a wetsuit before but Lou and Lucas got most of us standing up on our boards before...More

Thank akimbaa
BigGreenSurf, Owner at Big Green Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2017

So stoked that you guys had such a great time - Lou & Lucas said it was a really fun lesson - well done to everyone for powering through the hangovers! Look forward to seein you guys down here again for some more surfing soon!

Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

We visited Cornwall for a girls weekend and thought we would give surfing a go, I'd never been before so didn't know what to expect but I was definitely nervous! We had Ross at crantock teach us and he was great! The group was small...More

Thank Sophie C
BigGreenSurf, Owner at Big Green Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2017

Thanks so much for the great review - Ross said it was great fun to teach you guys! Look forward to seeing you guys back down here again to catch a few more waves.

Reviewed 21 June 2017

I've been coached by Dale several times; from complete novice to now getting out back, catching waves, and starting to ride them like I want to. His wealth of knowledge, obvious experience and talent as a coach make him my first choice every time. As...More

1  Thank James P
BigGreenSurf, Owner at Big Green Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2017

Always a pleasure to surf with you dude, the progress you made during this last visit was amazing - hope to see you up here more often now you're almost a local haha!

Reviewed 29 May 2017

We booked an evening paddle boarding with Dale. Having had some basic training on the beach we were straight in the water and paddling down river. Dale gave us tips on the way down as to how to improve our technique, and was there if...More

Thank Ian B
BigGreenSurf, Owner at Big Green Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2017

Thanks for the great review guys, it was an awesome evening on the Gannel, perfect end to the day! It was great to see how quickly you guys picked up all the techniques and it let us explore new areas of the estuary. Great fun...More

Reviewed 8 May 2017

Lots of positive instructions and feedback from the lads! Making you feel confident on the board and a natural surfer.

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Thank Andrew F
BigGreenSurfSchool, Owner at Big Green Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Stoked that you enjoyed it mate - we look forward to surfing with you again!

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