When in doubt paddle out! Get up and stand up to the humbling ocean, mother nature’s healing potion. Salt water therapy is the best remedy- when does it begin and does it ever end?

Our family of lifelong surfers is ready to share the love and lessons of the sea. Every instructor is CPR & First Aid certified & qualified to show you the ropes.

beginner lessons

Our beginner program includes instruction in:

  • ocean safety
  • surf etiquette
  • paddling out
  • popping up
  • catching & riding the wave

surf coaching


Already riding down the line? Improve your skills with our intermediate surf program. Improve your timing, wave selection, technique, and style with one-on-one coaching including video analysis.

Pricing & Packages

Group Lessons

1 hour of surfing lessons with a group of up to four surfers per instructor. Great for
beginners!

$40

Group Lessons

$40

1 hour of surfing lessons with a group of up to four surfers per instructor. Great for
beginners!

Private Lessons

1 hour of 1-on-1 surf
instruction for all levels. Includes photo & video analysis.

$80

Private Lessons

$80

1 hour of 1-on-1 surf
instruction for all levels. Includes photo & video analysis.

Board Rentals

Finished your lesson and can't wait for more? Take the board home for a day.

$50

Board Rentals

$50

Finished your lesson and can't wait for more? Take the board home for a day.

where we meet

For group surfing lessons, we meet at public Beach Access #21 behind the Sea Breeze Beach Resort at 5400 Gulf Blvd., South Padre Island, TX, 78597. Four private lessons, we might be able to meet you at a beach closer to you! Contact us at ryan@surfvive.org.

Love from the sea creates the best memories, so paddle out!

Lets SURFvive!