SURF SCHOOL Costa da CAPARICA
GECKO SURF SCHOOL
Caparica Gecko Surf School is one of the best surf schools in Costa da Caparica that specializes in providing safe and fun surf lessons. Our team of accredited instructors is ready to teach students to surf with confidence. Above all, with our privileged location on Praia de Santo António, we enjoy ideal conditions for surfing.
Group Surf Lessons
1 instructor for 5 students
For those who like to learn in groups.
Private Surf Lessons
1 instructor for 1 student
These classes are for those who want exclusive attention.
1 instructor for 2 students
These surf lessons are ideal for two friends.
SURF LESSONS INCLUDE:
- Duration – 2 hours
- Safety rules
- Introduction to surf equipment
- Surfing technique on the beach
- Paddling technique
- How to stand and control the Surfboard
SURF SCHOOL SAFETY RULES:
Make security a priority
- Protect your ears
- Always wear earplugs. Keep water out of the eardrum
- Drink plenty of water
- Stay hydrated, don’t wait until you’re thirsty.
- Protect your eyes from the sun
- Wear 100% UV sunglasses
- Do not drink alcoholic beverages
- Surfing while drunk is not a good idea, danger of drowning
- Don’t surf alone
- You should always have someone nearby in case of emergency.
- Always warm up
- Include a warm-up routine before and after entering the water.
- Don’t dive in
- Diving headfirst, especially near the beach, can cause damage to the cervical spine
- Protect from the sun
- Staying in the shade and using sunscreen is the best way to protect yourself from the sun