3H and 2H30 lessons for kids
Surf boards and wetsuits provided
Lift from school to surf spot
Group surfing courses take place during school vacation periods as well as during weekends and public holidays. You can register from Monday to Friday for the five-day courses. The mini surf courses of two or three days take place during weekends and public holidays as well as during holidays when there are places left on the schedule. You will learn to surf safely in a good mood on the beaches of La Palue and Goulien. The surf courses are intended for all age groups from eight years old. Of course, level groups are formed to allow optimal progress for everyone. Surf lessons last three hours for teens/adults and two and a half hours for children. Guillaume takes you to the surf spot best suited to your level and wave conditions.
The meeting point for the surf lesson is at the school office. You can easily park in front of Magnet Surf or in the immediate vicinity on the other side of Boulevard de Pralognan. You can also access it by the cycle path: voie verte of Tal ar Groaz / Camaret.
You then climb into the van and off you go for the surf trip!
If your children are minors and you allow them to come in on their own, you must inform the surf instructor.
The school surfboards are made of foam. So rest assured, you won't risk injuring yourself as a result of a shock or injuring another user of the beach. The boards are recent and well maintained. You will have the choice between surfboards from the Softech, Ocean & Earth and Indio brands. They have a shape suitable for both beginners and experienced surfers.
Sooruz surf suits are five millimeters. Have no fear! you will never be cold and you will not be hampered in your movements. Magnet Surf School allows you to keep the wetsuits all week during the courses, you just have to rinse them with clear water and dry them in the shade.
When you are in the van to go surfing with Guillaume, it is an opportunity to inform him of a possible medical problem. Arrived on the spot of la Palue de Goulien or Kersiguénou, you will study the wave conditions as well as the possible dangers of the beach.
Come and discover surfing in one of the most beautiful spots in Europe.
It is best to complete and send the registration form three months in advance to be sure of having availability during peak periods. Once I have found you a place on the schedule, you can pay the deposit by bank transfer. You will find the bank details of the surf school on the registration form. The amount of the deposit corresponds to 60% of the total cost of the course. Once the deposit is on the school account, I will send you an email to confirm registration.
You can Have a look ti the Terms Of Sales.
In case you do it at the last moment, no worries! Contact me directly: I will try to find you a place in the slot that suits you.
Several main areas are addressed in the surf lessons of the Magnet Surf School. We are committed to providing you with quality content according to your expectations. Depending on your level and your aspirations, we will discuss the surfing technique that best suits you. We will also study the fundamentals of the discipline: the weather forecast, the analysis of the dangers of surf spots, the frequentation of beaches. These are aspects that will allow you to forge a surfing culture and adopt consistent practice strategies. Finally, as we practice in natural spaces, it is important to know the specificities. You will undoubtedly have the opportunity to observe birds in the dune areas and more rarely marine mammals.
This pedagogical charter allows us to ensure quality content during surf lessons and to set targeted learning objectives.
-Be able to pass under foam without a surfboard.
-Take a foam lying on the surf.
-Understand the concept of front / rear balance.
-Stand up on the surfboard.
-Adopt a relaxed position in order to preserve your balance.
-Orient yourself in a foam.
-Evolve efficiently on the body of water.
-Adopt the right timing for the turnaround.
-Stay underwater for a few moments after a fall.
-Protect yourself and others.
-Gain enough speed while rowing.
-Successfully catching unbroken waves.
-Change direction on a foam.
-Surf in a relaxed and stylish way.
-Adopt a rhythm on the wave (flow) associated with breathing.
-Changing direction on a non-breaking wave.
-Begin to adopt segmental dissociation.
-Adopt a consistent posture when surfing backside and frontside.
-Use the curl of the ring and adopt a suitable evolution project.
-Knowing how to position yourself on the body of water according to the surfers in the line up and also in relation to the quality of the waves.
-Observe the surf spots and deduce the possible dangers: currents, rocks, shore-break.
-Study the low pressure systems as well as the formation of the swell (fetch).
-Find out about the water temperature associated with seasonality and find suitable equipment.
-Show up at the surf spot.
-Inform and encourage novice surfers.
-Wait your turn at the Line-Up.
-Choose a beach according to its level and attendance.
-Be aware of difficult access to a surf spot.
-Be made aware of the main notions of shape.
-Address the different board and wetsuit construction technologies.
-Know the history of the origins of surfing in the world and in Brittany.
-Reduce its environmental impact.
-Know how to get information when you go on a surf trip.
-Respect the marked trails.
-Bring back rubbish from the beach as soon as possible and use the tide bins.
-Understand and respect nesting.
-Learn about natural hazards such as stingrays, jellyfish, sharks...
-Use Eco-built and durable material.
-Use suitable parking spaces.
-Understand the importance of the sea leash.
-Discover the different means of getting around on the Crozon Morgat peninsula.
- Adopt responsible conduct.
-In the event of a medical problem, it is important to keep the instructor informed.
-Hydrate and eat well before class.
-For asthmatics, remember to take your Ventolin with you.
-Be sure to apply water proof sunscreen with a high protection factor (especially on the face and hands). UV protection is important even when the sky is cloudy.
-If you have a training booklet attesting to your level (FFS surfing passport), do not hesitate to take it with you.
-Bring a bathing suit and a towel.
-Stay hydrated, eat well.
-Rest and have a good night before the next surf lesson.
-If you have the courage, stretch! It is better to wait a bit (at least five hours after the surf session). Remember, remember to breathe and never force.
Magnet Surf School - 18 Boulevard de Pralognan la Vanoise - 29160 Crozon France