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Surfing Rules & Good Surfing Etiquette


12th April 2016


Good Surfing Etiquette goes a long way to making surfing a safer and more enjoyable experience for you and everyone in the water with you.
The following list is a internationally practiced set of rules that all surfers should know and adhere to.
We hope you find this information useful and put it to practice every time you go surfing.


Die Pro: Coaching Movie Stars


3rd July 2015


In February 2015, Learn 2 Surf​ was asked by Hoofkantoor Produksies​ to teach 3 actors how to surf for a South African/Afrikaans (surfing/drama) movie called Die Pro​.

The actors, Edwin van der Walt, Reine Swart and Bennie Fourie needed to learn to surf from scratch (on longboards), then progress in their skills in order to ride shortboards, and then to get good enough on shortboards so they could surf, in the movie, in Jeffreys Bay, in 4 weeks!


Shark Spotters


24th August 2014


The shark spotting program, started in False Bay, Cape Town, is the only program of it’s kind in the world.


Classic Surf Movies: The Endless Summer (1966)


25th July 2014


Hailed as the greatest surf movie ever made, ‘The Endless Summer’ has been entertaining audiences since it’s release in 1966 and continues to win over new fans, even in today’s modern film making era.

The concept: “On any day of the year it is summer somewhere in the world…” Director, Bruce Brown, took 2 surfers Robert August and Mike Hynson following the summer season around the world in search of the perfect wave.


Cape Town Surf Camps


24th June 2014


The fastest way to improve your surfing, or the best way to ensure you start surfing with a solid foundation, is to sign up for a surf camp.


Let’s Put Shark Attacks Into Perspective


10th October 2013


It is all too often that sharks are portrayed as mindless killing machines in movies and media. But unfortunately fear sells newspapers and movies. At Learn 2 Surf, we love sharks. Sharks are our friends.


Angola: The World’s Most Perfect Wave (Video)


11th September 2013


3 South Africans (surfing brothers Davey and Benji Brand and a film maker Dan Mace) have discovered what is being regarded as possibly the most perfect wave on earth.

A perfectly shaped left peeling point break with multiple barreling sections with rides up to 3kms long!


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