Surf lessons in Jacksonville

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HOKALI seeks to empower surfers who want to protect and preserve our coasts and oceans

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Fun Facts about Jacksonville

jacksonville beach is the best surf spot in miami

Surfing in JacksonvilleBest spots to surf and take lessons

Jacksonville is a great place for surfing and learning how to surf! A friendly piece of advice for beginners: look for a surf school online and ask for the best places to practice or if you are interested in learning to surf, Jacksonville Beach is great. Surfing is a skill that can be learned at any age!

No better place to surfEnjoy the great weather while learning how to surf

In Jacksonville it’s always sunny! It gets 270 days of sunshine per year on average and it has 22 miles of beach! Perfect for your surf lesson.

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A surfing legend: Kelly SlaterBorn and raised in Florida

Florida State is the hometown of the world’s best surfer and eleven-time record-breaker world champion: Kelly Slater. He started surfing in Cocoa Beach at the age of five. By age 10 he was winning age-division events up and down the Atlantic coast, and in 1984 he won his first age-division United States championship title.

Why do we choose these locations for your surf lesson?

Because they are the best surfing spots for teaching lessons in Jacksonville!


Jacksonville Beach

This spot offers great surfing all year round for advanced, intermediate, and beginner surfers. It is a great place to learn how to surf! The beach breaks are soft and riskless due to the sandy bottom.

TWO things to keep in mind about this beach are:

There's space to spread out.Paid parking is $3.00 for the first two hours and $1.00 per hour for each additional hour, with a maximum of $7.00. City of Jacksonville Beach residents park for free if they have registered their license plates with the Jacksonville Beach Police Department.

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