SURF AND SKATE CAMPS
Ocean Experience Surf Camps teach kids to surf and skateboard safely and properly in a fun outdoor environment. Our surfing instructors are all ocean safety, water rescue and CPR certified. We have fun outdoor activities every day of the camp and strive to instill confidence in kids while learning new sports, or improving skills, connecting with other kids and for some overcoming fears. We are now enrolling for our summer half-day and full day surf and skate camps.
2017 Summer Give Back Program - Open Enrollment
If you purchase your summer camp between June 1st– June 16th, 2017 and we will give 10% of your camp tuition back to the local school of your choice! Ocean Experience is dedicated to San Diego kids and wants to give back to our local education programs.
Summer Camp Enrollment Time Has Begun - Reserve your spot.
Our camp sessions are a week long Monday-Friday every week starting June 19th - August 26th. We do also offer 1 day and half-day drop ins. Summer surf camps and skate camps fill up early and fast. See the flyer below for more information on the camp dates and prices. We also offer the only half day surf and half day skate combo camps. Our instructors are experienced and trained in water safety and rescue. Your kids will get the chance to receive instruction on how to safely practice surfing and skating while progressing from beginners to intermediate or advanced level surfing and skating. It's all about fun, being outdoors, getting exercise and making real connections with other kids and instructors. Call us to enroll your child in one of our 2016 camp sessions.
Surf Camp Activities
Activities Include: surfing, stand-up paddle boarding, skim boarding, body surfing, kayaking, Indo Board balance training, tide pools, snorkeling, marine science, beach games, oceanography, surf history, board shaping & repair workshops, guest speakers, Free T-Shirt, Friday BBQ, awards & more...
We Provide all the necessary equipment and the most highly trained staff available. Sessions run Mon thru Fri from 9:00am to 3:30pm.
Surf Camp photography by Mayer Optics. Surf Sessions will be held at the OB Pier. For more information please contact Ocean Experience Surf School located at OB Surf and Skate Shop at 619-225-2317. You may also sign up and pay online today to reserve your spot!
Camp Options and info for 2017
ALL CAMPS ARE OFFERED ON THE BELOW DATES FOR 2017
Spring Break Camp- March 27-31
Session 1: 6/19 - 7/23, Session 2: 6/26 - 6/30, Session 3: 7/3 - 7/7, Session 4: 7/10- 7/14,
Session 5: 7/17 - 7/21, Session 6: 7/24, - 7/28 Session 7: 7/31 - 8/4,
Session 8: 8/7 - 8/11, Session 9: 8/14 - 8/18, Session 10: Aug 21-25
2017 Summer Full Day Surf Camp
Times: 9am to 3:00pm
Location: South Mission Beach (Jetty)
Details: Our San Diego Surf Camp builds confidence while you develop new ocean water skills. Ocean Experience surfing camps offer the most comprehensive surf instruction available. Learn proper surfing techniques, surfboard shaping, skateboarding, skimboarding, surf etiquette, oceanography, water safety and get a glimpse into San Diego surf culture. Surfing sessions are taught by an experienced and professional staff that will carefully and thoroughly guide you to success on the waves. A love of the water begins with a solid foundation of learning and Ocean Experience San Diego Surf Camps is the absolute best place to learn to surf in San Diego.
2017 Half Day Summer Skateboard Camp
Times: 9am to 12pm
Location: Ocean Beach
Details: skate camp provides an introduction to skateboarding using our proven, skill progression method of instruction. Campers will learn proper technique, positioning and balance as well as functional tricks such as ollies, kickflips and shove-its. Lunch is not provided.
2017 Half Day Surf Camp:
Times: 9am to 12pm
Location: South Mission Beach and Ocean Beach
Details: half day surf camp provides an introduction to the fundamentals of surfing using our proven, five step surf skill progression method of instruction. Campers will learn balance techniques, paddling, the pop-up, how to catch waves and oceanography/water safety. The focus of camp will be catching waves and wave riding. Lunch is not provided.
2017 Full Day Surf & Skate Combo Camp:
Times: 9am to 12pm (surf) AND 1pm to 4pm (skate)
Location: Mission Beach and Ocean Beach
*NOTE: if you are signing up your child for surf only or skate only, please use the registration forms for half day surf camp or half day skate camp
Details: Surf & Skate combo camp provides a comprehensive introduction to both surfing and skating. The surf portion of camps teaches student the fundamentals of surfing using our proven, five step surf skill progression method of instruction. Campers will learn balance techniques, paddling, the pop-up, how to catch waves and oceanography/water safety. The skate camp portion provides an introduction to skateboarding using our proven, skill progression method of instruction. Campers will learn proper technique, positioning and balance as well as functional tricks such as ollies, kickflips and shove-its.
Additional Details Applicable to ALL Camps:
- Before and aftercare is available for all campers from 7:30am to 9am and from 3:30pm to 5:30pm; the cost is $15 per day for the morning session or afternoon session or $25 for both sessions.
- All campers must check in by an instructor at the beginning of each day and and must have a waiver/registration form signed by a parent. All campers must also be checked out at the end of each day. If you are having a third party, such as a babysitter or relative, drop your child off at camp, you must provide written authorization allowing that specific person to do so.
- Camp must be paid for in full before camp begins.
- If you purchased camp through a daily deal website (Living Social, Groupon, etc.) you must bring your voucher with you on the first day of camp.
- A confirmation email will be sent to parents the week prior to camp. It will include all relevant details as to pick up and drop off, directions, camp schedules etc.