The Healthy Initiation Surf Program,Lanzarote,Spain
Organizer: Calima Surf School
Cozy place, very friendly people, excellent instructors (Diego Sr, Julien, Diego Jr).
A fantastic surf school! Very recommended.
It was a great experience!
The surfcamp was great on every aspect : - warm welcome - great teachers - nice accomodation.
Join the Calima Surf family on the beautiful Island of Lanzarote amidst speculator natural setting of Lanzarote Archipelago and beach. Learn how to catch the waves and hold your inner peace while staying well with the healthy initiation and beginners surf camp.
Calima Surf strongly recommends this camp retreat package for beginners and invites to experience ultimate thrill and tranquility at the same time. The camp is for adults, available throughout the year and offers you to learn new surfing techniques with basic knowledge, and other wellness and fun activities.
If you’re someone who loves to have more, then surf camp program is best suited for you. To have an ultimate experience of surfing and wellness in the quaint setting of this Canary Island take the rejuvenating break with Calima Surf.
The camp is perfect for adults and is accessible throughout the year. During the course, the organizers offer surf lessons in the morning, and fitness and other functional activities in the afternoon or evening. The activities are oriented to fast progress in learning and help you to grasp new techniques easily. With the gym session, the Drysurf system balance lessons, and other activities progress quickly and feel your evolution daily.
The program is designed carefully keeping every individual’s requirement into consideration. To facilitate the same, they have a policy where each instructor handles a maximum of eight students. This brings in a great learning experience along with safety.
DominicCore Subject: Surfing Coach and Lifeguard
Sandra BosicCore Subject: Yoga Classes, Surfing Yoga Camp
The mesmeric Canary Island of Spain, Lanzarote is calming that enchants you with its stunning land and waterscapes. The island is one ideal place to travel to for a soulful and refreshing getaway, suitable to visit all year round, but specifically in the summer season. Beaches, weather, flora and fauna, cliffs and calmness of the place sets the perfect background for yoga, surfing, and other relaxing and adventure activities.
This island is known for its clean ocean waters and calm backwaters; the place is amazing for indulging in water activities. Relax at the beach under the palm tree shade or practice meditation, surf and befriend with the sea, or enjoy sunbath at the shore. Explore the cliff or National Forest area, when in Lanzarote don’t forget to enjoy to the fullest.
Morning Session (10:00 am- 12:30 am)
The day begins with a surf lesson at the beach where you learn under the guidance of a qualified and experienced instructor, and also under the supervision of an aquatic lifeguard.
Afternoon Session (05:30 pm- 07:00 pm)
The afternoon session is held on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, where different health activities in the gym or at the outdoor area takes place exclusively for the students. The exercises are crafted to improve your surfing. The class is followed by a photo analysis session where the coach corrects your errors using the pictures taken while surfing.
Evening Session (7:00 pm onwards)
Again the session takes place on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday.
Monday: The class starts with a theory study that includes tips on how to avoid a common mistake that helps you to understand the techniques of surfing and progress the learning process. The session is followed by a gym class to improve your balance and strength using special Drysurf System Balance Board. In addition, Gyroboards also help in improving surfing.
Tuesday: Starts with theory class where the coach talks about the factors that affect waves and how the learning impacts the practice of surfing amidst a changing environment. The session educates you about how a tide works, wind direction, type of currents and bottoms, how waves are formed, interpretation of weather, rules of surfing and surfer behavior, and more. You also gain knowledge of the types of surfboard, wetsuit quality, and different types of wax and also learn how to put wax on the board.
Thursday: The day is meant for photo analyzing session of the entire group, including you. These photos are taken during your surfing lessons, and when you’re on the board amidst the ocean. The pictures are used to correct your errors, which includes correcting posture, common surfing techniques, timing, and more.
Friday: The session includes yoga or stretching classes for beginners and intermediate, which is important for correcting posture and balance. You also learn why yoga is important for you and include it in your daily routine for greater benefits.
*The surf school operates throughout the year.
*Bring your sportswear and towel.
The students are accommodated at the beatific beach surf house Famara Bungalows that sits on an idyllic location giving a spectacular view of the island of La Graciosa. The house is just 100 meters away from the island’s finest beach and is designed well making you feel comfortable and at home with your new surfer family.
The surf house is clean, comfortable, and cozy that makes your stay relaxing and restful. The rooms are spacious and available at both sharing and private room basis with facilities like linens, toiletries, and other essential amenities. The surf house also has a kitchen, BBQ, common area, and an amazing terrace with sitting area.
During the rest time, you can hang out with like-minded people at cafes or on the terrace to share experiences and learn from them.
*We also have private rooms for couples, available at an extra cost of €60 per week*
Food & Accommodation Gallery
The center has a kitchen which you can use to cook your meals or can go to nearby cafes to enjoy local as well as international cuisine. The package includes lunch (only during surf lesson days) in the form of a beach picnic. You can enjoy lunch after a surf lesson that includes warm sandwiches, water, and fruit or fruit juice. The center also caters to dietary specific requirements of the students, and also offers regular meals (typically includes meat and fish).
* If you have special dietary requirements it is advised to inform the organizers about the same when making a reservation.
What Makes This Program Special?
Open to adults all year, Calima Surf’s Healthy Initiation Surf Program for Beginner is nothing but amazing with well-crafted schedule and classes you’ll get deep relaxation. The surf camp ensures an ultimate experience of surfing, where you understand the waves and learn to sail on them. The program provides accommodation, lunch, surfing equipment, and a team of qualified instructors.
What else one needs to make the program special and benefits at every level. Surfing classes are tailored, keeping in mind the beginner level and train the students accordingly to find the best performance. The program bestows you a week of sea, nature, surf knowledge, rejuvenation, and companionship of great people.
Don’t be afraid of Waves, Go Catch them!
- Accommodation at Surf House
- 2.5 hours of daily surf lessons
- Lunch at the Beach
- Free Surf House to Beach transfer on lesson days
- Free Equipment- Board, Wetsuit, Least, Lycra, and more
- Tourist Information
- Free Wi-Fi
- Your Pictures
- Liability Insurance
- Theoretical and Practical lessons
- Yoga and Surf session with qualified teachers and lifeguards
- Healthy activities in evening/afternoon
Calima Surf House
The famous Famara Surf House is the accommodation for the students who attend the surf camps. The center is designed taking inspiration from the coastal region and gives a spectacular view of the entire island. The rooms are spacious and embodied with basic amenities. The center is located near the beach, giving you a magnificent view of the island.
One of the most beautiful spaces of the center is its terrace area which is surrounded by stone walls reminiscent of the zocos that are on the beach. The bungalow captivates the attention of the visitors who arrive at Famara crediting its crescent shape and well-integration with the environment.
Payment And Cancellation Policy
- For a reservation, you require to deposit 100% of the total price.
- Some of the packages don’t offer deposit refund in case of booking cancellation.
- If you want to cancel, notify at least thirty days prior to commencement of the program for a refund minus 25 Euros as handling fee.
- If you notify in less than thirty days, the client will not be entitled to reimbursement of the booking amount.
- In such a case, the amount is kept for future reservation within a period not exceeding one year.
- During the period student can select a new date for the completion of the course.
- If cancellation is notified in less than seven days before the date of arrival, you need to pay a penalty which shall not be entitled to any refund for all amount paid.
Why choose Calima Surf School
Calima Surf was the first surf camp in Spain and offering its services from over 20 years. The thing that makes Calima Surf the best is its team of professionals who are well qualified and experienced.
The tailored courses are its USP, and when it is made to meet your preferences, you definitely want to give it a chance. Healthy Initiation Surf Camp with Calima Surf also provides an invaluable opportunity to explore the astonishing island of Lanzarote to feel close to nature.