Established 2004

Mike Raven Surfing

Mike Raven surfing at Widemouth Bay

Mike Raven welcomes you to his Surf Lessons and Raven School's of Surfing.

Mike Raven former English British and European surfing champion can give you the knowledge and confidence to enjoy the real surfing experience!

Join Mike and his Team in stunning Bude Cornwall or in the Algarve in beautiful southern Portugal!

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Widemouth Bay Beach

Raven Surf School
Bude - Cornwall
If you are planning to visit Cornwall and would like amazing fun, easy and safe surfing experience, we welcome you to learn to surf with us
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Algarve beaches

Mike Raven School of Surfing
Algarve - Portugal
Come visit and surf with Mike or one of his Instructors in one of Algarve's west Coast Beaches and experience some beautiful surfing spots.
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improver surfer surf clinic

Raven Surfing Lessons
Uk - Portugal
Mike Raven Surf School have been teaching people of all ages to surf since 2004
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Beach talk... what others are saying


Great Morning
I had a beginners surf lesson with Stell he was very through and put us as ease we progressed well in our lesson and I had a really great time....

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3rd year of great lessons for our grandsons
Marilyn M
Our older grandson could hardly wait for his first lesson last week having been surfing with the Raven Surf School for the last 2 years.

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Fabulous Fun, Excellent Surf School!!
Jacob W
Stell and the boys gave my family and I several wonderful surfing lessons in the last week of May 2015.
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Surf Talk... Articles, Surf Tips, Surf Packages

Low five Surf Drill

Surfing Tips
Low five surf Drill
Start by using your leading arm as a pivot on you back hand bottom turns as in the picture, Forehand bottom turns use your trailing arm.
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Surf Instructor level 2

ASI Level 2 Sagres portugal
Surf Instructor Training
Mike just ran the first ASI Level 2 Instructor training work shop in Sagres Portugal there were 4 candidates
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Surf Pods

Raven Surfing Packages
Surfing Accomodation
If you don't want the hassle of finding accommodation in Bude let us organise you a surf package and you can surf and stay!
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Our surfing lesson group sizes are very small and we offer a excellent student to instructor ratio Raven Surf School in Bude, Cornwall offers surfing lessons at the stunning location of Widemouth Bay.
Our Surf School in Cornwall also offers
ASI ( Academy of Surf Instructors) surf instructor courses and SLSGB lifeguarding awards Mike Raven founder and joint owner is a Level 4 ASI Master Surf Coach (highest attainable in the World), SLSGB (Surf Live Saving Great Britain) Trainer Accessor and former English, British and European surfing Champion!

Our aim is to offer the best surf lessons available for all abilities, come and learn to surf in beautiful Bude in Cornwall, we have been teaching people to surf since 2004 and have passed on the buzz of surfing in Cornwall to thousands of people of all ages and abilities come surfing with us in Bude Cornwall!

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