Welcome to Raven Surf School in Bude, Cornwall
Come Surfing in Cornwall!
Learn to surf at One of the UKs premier surf schools, Learn to surf in Bude with former British, English and European surfing champion Mike Raven and his team of professional surf coaches.
Welcome to Raven Surf School video from Mike Raven British Senior Surfing Champion 2013/2014!
We have been teaching people to surf at Widemouth Bay for ten years!
All surfing abilities are catered for!
Small groups and excellent surf instructor to student ratios with emphasis on quality and a friendly learning environment on beautiful North Cornwall beaches!
All equipment is provided
We are Trained S.L.S.G.B Lifeguards and professional ASI surf coaches.
Safety is paramount in our surf lessons!
Surfing lessons for Beginners, Intermediate and advanced surfers
Individuals - families - groups - one to one surf clinics
Hen and Stag groups welcome!
Introduction to beginner surf lesson
Learn to surf at Widemouth Bay!
1. Stretching exercises.
2. Basic surf theory (including safety instruction).
3. Entering and exiting the water.
4. Judging waves and catching waves lying down on board
5. Learning how to stand on a surfboard.
6.Improver lessons to follow to add to your surfing skills
We all work really hard at Raven Surf School to get you in and enjoying the surf!
Surfing and teaching surfing is our life passion!
Mike and Nicky got married in 2003 and while on their honeymoon in Sri lanka. Mike taught Nicky to surf, which went really well and when they returned Nicky insisted they start Raven surf school! Nicky has also lived in the Bude area most of her life ,spending 8 years working in London as a teacher. She moved back to Bude to get married to Mike, Taylor Raven came along in 2008 (Taylor surfing) Nicky puts all her efforts into the family and does all the phone calls and admin involved with Raven surf school.
Mike, Nicky and their excellent TEAM put all their energy into making Raven Surf School a top surfing school for beginners to advanced surfers of all ages. We have run a Groms (kids) club for local kids since we began ,producing some surfing national champions. We are working with Bude haven School and CATS ( Community Action Through Sports) on a project called URBAN SURF to give some kids an opportunity to get into surfing and learn new skills and in the future maybe to be trained by Mike to be surf coaches.
News Flash! In November 2013 Mike became British Senior Surfing Champion!
Raven Surf prices
Discounts for Family, School and Youth Groups
Staggs and Hens welcome!
All equipment Included.
Any lessons after
1 to 1
From £ 90.00
- All equipment is included
- Surfboard and wetsuit.
- Boots gloves and hats in colder months
- Video analysis for 1 to 1 lessons
Gift Vouchers available!
Surfboard And Wetsuit Hire
Raven surf school customers can rent from us after their lessons!
Carry on practicing on the same equipment as in your surf lesson, hassle free! No washing out, no roof racks or wet sandy cars, all we ask is that you look after the kit!
Surf Hire Must be pre-booked and prepaid, the same process as our surf lessons.
Our hire service is exclusive to Raven Surf School customers.