Gary’s Surf School is an established company specializing in professional surfing tuition and coaching. The school has been in existence since 1989, making it the oldest surf school in the country. The Surf School is well known by locals and is internationally renowned, with many tourists returning year after year to continue developing their surfing skills.
Gary’s Surf School is located on Beach Road in sunny Muizenberg, Cape Town. Muizenberg Beach is known for its gentle sloping white beach and consistent waves making it conducive to learning the art of surfing quickly and safely.
Gary himself is personally involved in some of the lessons and many young up and coming surfers are products of the school. With a solid reputation built on trust, service and results, we have become one of the most popular surf schools in South Africa!
Did you know?
Surfing is one of the oldest sports on our beautiful BLUE PLANET!
Learning to surf should be number one on your BUCKET LIST. Surfing is one of the most exhilarating and rewarding experiences you can have, so be warned! A surf lesson with Surf Shack Surf School, Cape Town is addictive and can lead to a life time love affair with the soulful surfing lifestyle.
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All our surf schools offer group lessons or private coaching for you to learn to surf or improve your surfing skills.
We provide all the necessary equipment and all ages are welcome.
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If you want to start surfing it’s a good idea to do at least one lesson to learn the correct and safest way to surf. Correcting bad surfing habits/technique is much harder for us than coaching an absolute beginner.
Surfing is one of the oldest sports on our beautiful Blue Planet. Mans fascination with riding the ocean waves through the ages has resulted in surfing being more than just a sport. Its a lifestyle and culture that thousand of people have fallen in love with and at SURF SHACK SURF SCHOOL, CAPE TOWN we are passionate about teaching you to surf. Our learn to surf lessons are popular with both young and old. No matter what your age or ability, you will have fun learning to surf with us!
The Corner Surf Shop, has expanded the retail floorspace, within its premises and now has a greater area for our surfboard stock. We are proud stockists of the Surf-Tech brand, particularly the wood veneer boards, which make for a spectacular display. Peter is also a keen collector of old surfboards which reflect South Africa’s, with an emphasis on Cape Town, surfing history. He has, what we believe to be, the biggest collection of Whitmore surfboards in the world.
These are hung up in The Corner Surf Shop and Peter is determined not to sell any of them. From the days of the first Endless Summer movie, John Whitmore’s name has been the most famous in Cape Town’s surf history and The Corner Surf Shop honours him with through Peter’s display of boards.
When you come into The Corner Surf Shop, there is no mistaking the classic surf vibe, which with our deep surf roots, combined with the latest in core surf equipment, keep The Corner Surf Shop Cape Town’s No. 1 surf shop and an absolute must for any surfer to visit.
Come and experience the thrill of riding a wave with Roxy Surf School. Join one or our regular group surf programmes, sign up for some private lessons or become a member of the surf club and receive half price on all your surfing equipment hire. Get fit this summer and sign up today!
Roxy Surf School is based at the Surf Emporium in Muizenberg. Muizenberg is a perfect all round spot, with a sand bottom beach and gentle rolling waves perfect for beginner surfers just starting out as well as the more intermediate and advanced surfers at the backline too. We also hold mobile surf lessons at venues on request.
Roxy Surf School is the leading girls surf school in the country having taught over 20 000 girls how to surf since opening its doors in 2003. Have a look at the History of the Roxy Surf School HERE!