Choose from Four Options
- $22 for a 24-hour surfboard and wetsuit rental ($70 value)
- $33 for a coed group Party Wave surfing lesson ($65 value)
- $89 for a two-day women's weekend surf clinic ($165 value)
- $165 for a four-day kids' holiday surf camp ($326.70 value)
Offered daily from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m., the Party Wave class is led by extensively trained instructors who first teach students of all ages and skill levels basic surfing techniques on the beach. The women's surf clinic is held every weekend for two hours per day; students aged 12 or older get their bearings on dry land before riding the waves.
Coed surf camps for kids aged 5–17 take place from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. during two holiday periods: December 23–27 (no camp on Christmas Day) and December 30–January 3 (no camp on New Year's Day). Except for the first option, surfing students should bring their own wetsuit, rent one for $5/day, or splice their genes with a sea lion's.
When twin sisters Izzy and Coco Tihanyi decided to pursue a career that combined their passion for surfing and their love of the ocean, their calling came in the form of starting Surf Diva. Before long, they were on course to becoming a lauded school for coed surfers in California and Costa Rica. Augmenting the pair's teachings is their team of certified instructors, all graduates of their school's intensive training program and certified in CPR and first aid. Committed to their expertise in surfing, many of the instructors also hold down careers as firefighters, paramedics, and snowboarders, granting them the combined know-how to put out beach bonfires with a casual backflip.
The team's instruction ranges from coed group lessons and competitive coaching sessions to two- or five-day women’s weekend surf clinics. When they're not teaching surfing, crew members commit themselves to alternative teaching programs in yoga and standup paddleboarding, helping surfers to conquer the water with their bodies as well as with their very buoyant hearts. The twins' Costa Rica program also helps women and families hone boarding skills abroad while becoming fully immersed in the Costa Rican culture.