Surf Lessons

Whether you are visiting Los Angeles or already live here, learning to surf is a great activity to add to your list. Surfing is a great form of exercise and an excellent social outlet. RIDER SHACK Surf Shop can provide you with the necessary equipment to get you started, we rent both surfboards and wetsuits. If you are totally new to the sport we highly suggest taking a surf lesson. RIDER SHACK does not currently offer lessons but we do work with some great surf instructors. Below is a list of some of our favorites.

Want to know what you’re in for? Check out this great learn to surf article:

Aloha Brothers Surf Lessons

Aloha Brothers Surf Lessons

Whether you're a beginner looking to stand up for the first time or already a surfer looking for an experienced instructor to take your skills to the next level, we would love to help!

- 1:3 student/instructor ratio for all standard lessons
- Learn basic surf techniques: how to pop up correctly, understand positioning in the lineup, basic ocean safety and proper paddling, how to ride the wave, etc.

Kapowui Surf Club


We teach you how to surf the right way and guarantee you stand up your first lesson or your next lessons is free.  Kapowui's beach lessons is so through that you only need one lesson to start surfing on your own. We buy hundreds of new wetsuits and boards every year so you will always get a clean dry wetsuit and great board.

Freedom Surf Lessons

Freedom Surf Camps, Lessons & Surf Trips

Freedom Surf is about introducing you to the truly amazing feeling one experiences when surfing. Our team instructors teach year round, first time beginners, next level competitive surfing and Junior instructor program. Don’t say we didn’t warn you, after catching your first wave there is a good chance you’ll become addicted!

Our camps are all about having a great time, forming new friendships and developing awareness under the guidance of our certified instructors to bring you to the next level. 

    Local Pick Up
    60 Day Return Policy*
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