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    To Raven Surf School

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    Surfer: Mike Raven
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    Highly Qualified


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    Fun! :)

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Welcome to Raven Surf School in Bude Cornwall

Come and learn to surf at Widemouth Bay!

Small groups - Personal attension - Fun - Safe

Fun surfing lessons! Mike Raven former English, British and European surfing champion welcomes you to his Surf School in Beautiful Bude Cornwall.
Join Mike and his Team of qualified lifeguards and Surfing Instructors at the stunning Widemouth Bay beach.
Our surfing lesson group sizes are very small and we offer an excellent student to instructor ratio. Offering surf lessons at the safest beach location in the Bude area! Why should I surf at Widemouth Bay?

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

Breakdown of our surfing lessons

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Our beginner surfing lessons at Widemouth beach will show you how to get out in the ocean and ride waves lying down and standing up! You will have great fun and also learn how to be safe in the ocean.
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After you have had a beginner surfing lesson. Widemouth bay in Bude is great for improver surfing lessons. We will teach you how to control the speed of your board also turn it and identify and ride reforms and green waves
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Intermediate lessons are held at Widemouth bay near Bude and other beaches in the area Summerleaze beach Crooklets beach. We will teach you how to be out in the line up and improve all the aspects of your surfing

Gift Vouchers available!

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The Perfect Gift! Surfing lesson gift vouchers available find out more…..

15% discount for Family lessons

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15% discount for family lessons and group bookings learn more…..

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Book your lessons today online! Book now…..

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learning to surf at Widemouth Bay is fun!
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Surf Packages in Bude

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Julian Wilson wins Billabong Pro

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Epic surfing in the final in Tahiti read more
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. Course dates
If you would like to find out what our customers say about our lessons at Widemouth Bay in Bude click on the links below!
Our surf school in Bude was also featured in the Sunday Times! follow the link below!:)

Surfing Courses

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“Great Family Lesson”
Family surf lesson with Raven. We had Abbie who was fun and engaging..……..
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Kevin W
I took three children (11-14) who loved it. The coaches were excellent - enthusiastic and engaging and they worked really hard in the water making sure everyone received plenty of help and encouragement.
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“Surf Lessons ”
Our family has been surfing for a while now, but Raven Surf School has been our best experience yet! Our instructor, Abbie, explained things clearly, was very charismatic…….
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Cornwall Council
Pay and Display Car Park
Marine Dr, Widemouth Bay, Bude EX23 0AW, UK