Surf Lesson Instructors
A surf school is only as good as its instructors which is why we are take such care in hiring fully qualified experienced instructors with enthusiasm, a natural talent for teaching and that love their job. We also work with Richard Lander School providing work experience for students considering a career as a surfing instructor.
Tom Roberson (Head Coach and Owner)
As a Level 3 qualified surfing instructor with 28 years surfing experience around the world, 15 years teaching surfing and surf lifesaving and 4 years as a lifeguard Tom is one of the most experienced surf instructors around and he still he loves the job more and more every year. With an HND in Surf Science Tom also has a lot of knowledge around the technical aspect of surfing which comes in handy as you progress with the sport.
What he lacks in height he makes up for in enthusiasm! You will not find a more enthusiastic surfing instructor than Jamie and he can sometimes be found running around in little circles on the beach when he gets too excited.
Along with his enthusiasm Jamie brings to the class 15 years of experience surfing around the world, 5 years experience teaching surfing, skills gained as a qualified school teacher, and as an experienced beach lifeguard you will also know you are in safe hands.
Vic has been Level 2 surf instructor and qualified beach lifeguard for years now and says that teaching surfing is her dream job. After a two hour surf lesson with Vic you will know just how much she loves getting people up and riding or improving skills of competent surfers. Vic has been surfing for over 10 years and in that time has been ranked no.3 in Europe Longboarding championships. Vic also volunteers for the local surf club, training the next generation of local girls helping them reaching their full surfing potential. Mum to Perry, 6, who is already loving surfing and travelling around the world with his mum finding waves.
Her enthusiasm for teaching surfing is unbeatable, often being down in the water for 6 hours straight doing the job she loves.