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Surfing Lessons on Maui

Surfing Lessons on Maui

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Thinking about taking a surfing lesson on Maui? Maui's "surf" is the reason many people came here to begin with.


Maui is considered to have some of the best surfing in the world. In fact Maui's surf break called "Jaws" has some of the largest waves in the world.
Although Maui is a "Mecca" for professional surfers it is also a great place to learn how to surf and to surf for recreation. Maui surf schools are abundant and surf lessons on Maui are among the most popular activities on the island.

What does a typical Maui surfing lesson look like?
Most sunset sails depart from Lahaina and Maalaea Harbors. Catamarans, sloops, schooners, and even power vessels are used for this purpose. No matter what boat you take, one thing is certain. It will be the beginning of an evening you will remember for a long time to come.

  • Maui surf classes are usually small in size and are dependent upon whether you enrolled for a private Maui surf lesson or a group surf lesson. Group surf lessons on Maui usually instruct no more than 5 or 6 students and if you sign up for a private it could just be you or yourself and a friend or your small family of friends.
  • The first thing you will usually do on your Maui surf lesson is to spend some time on the beach with your surf instructor doing some "dry land" work. Here you will sand on your surf board while on the beach and learn how and where to stand. You will also lay down on your board and learn the technique for catching a wave.
  • Next you will actually go out into the surf with your instructor and try the real thing. You will learn in just small and simple waves and before the class is over you will probably find that you were able to get up on a wave and ride one in a few times.


Where will you surf on Maui when you are learning?

  • One very popular beginner surf location on Maui is the "Lahaina Break-Wall" just off the southern end of Lahaina Harbor. The waves here are usually small and usually very consistent.
  • Another popular beginner Maui surfing location is the surf break at Launiupoko State Wayside Park. This beautiful park setting often has small and ride able waves.
  • A popular beginner surf break ideal for teaching surfing lessons is the Maui surfing break at "The Cove" on the south coast in Kihei. "The Cove" can be seen easily from Kihei road and the adjacent "Kalama Park" so it is an ideal location for family and friends to watch and cheer-on the surfing participant.


Windsurfing
Windsurfing has been perhaps the fastest growing of all the types of surfing in the previous decades. Windsurfing requires a bit more skill and determination to learn than Maui wave surfing primarily because you not only have to deal with the ocean and sometimes waves but also have to deal with and understand the wind.

  • Windsurfing lessons are usually taught on the windward side of the island in the area known as Kanaha Beach. This is a beautiful sandy beach that almost always has consistent winds for learning to windsurf.
  • Just as with Maui surfing lessons the first part of your Maui windsurfing lesson will be taught on the beach where you will stand up on the windsurfing equipment and learn where to stand and how to maneuver the sail.
  • Next up will be practicing "water starts" in the water which is the art of actually standing up on the board and catching the wind in the sail. This usually requires a bit of practice but is the fundamental move that is necessary to actually successfully windsurf.
  • Lastly, you will be able to actually windsurf on the ocean and learn to make turns.
  • There are many advanced classes you may take after learning the basics that could involve you in day or two of learning the sport of windsurfing and you can even take a class in learning how to jump and loop your windsurfing board.


Kite Boarding
Kite boarding is probably the most exciting Maui surf boarding sport of all. You essentially ride on a wake board and are pulled into the sky (sometimes as high as 20 or 30 feet) by a kite that you hold by a rope.

  • Kite Boarding lessons are usually longer in length with a minimum of 3 hours.
  • Kite boarding lessons are almost always private lessons
  • As with Maui surf boarding lessons you will begin with your kite and kite-board on dry land to learn the essentials.
  • The next step in kite boarding will be getting into the water to learn how to launch and to steer.
  • Next you will learn how to get up on the board using the kites power.


Stand-up Paddle Boarding
Without a doubt the absolutely fastest growing of the surfing sports is the stand-up paddle boarding. It has caught the curiosity of even the most famous surfers in the world and world renown Maui surfer Laird Hamilton has gained even more notoriety by stand-up paddle-boarding the entire length of the major Hawaiian islands from the Big Island though the chain all the way to Kauai on a stand-up paddle board. Stand-up paddle surfing appeals to many people because it is such a great workout and makes great use of your body's core muscles.


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$139.90
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Learn to surf with a deluxe private lesson! Students are guaranteed to surf. This two hour surf lesson takes you from an introduction on the sand out into the surf where you will be able to practice your…

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$137.90
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Get your surfing career started off on the right foot. With the expert instruction of Island Style Adventures you will learn to surf on Maui's popular Kaanapali Beach. Having a private lesson will…

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$59.90 - $59.90
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Specializing in all levels from beginning to advanced. Group lessons include an approximate fifteen minute land lesson on the basics of surfing and emphasizing water safety. The rest of the time is spent…

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$46.90 - $179.90
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Go for a semi-private (couples) lesson. Students are guaranteed to surf. This two Hour surf lesson takes you from an introduction on the sand out into the surf where you will be able to practice your newly…

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$79.90
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First time surfers are provided with big, steady, easy to ride boards and attentive, specialized instruction from local Maui surfers. A semi private lesson is for you and a friend or just your small group.

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$64.90
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Features small classes with individual attention. Includes surfboard or stand up paddle board, rash guard and reef booties. Two hour classes offered in Lahaina, wave and weather permitting. Receive a Certificate…

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$57.23 - $113.90
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Learn surfing with simple instructions and easy to ride long boards. Certified instructors are in the water giving you encouragement and guidance. The emphasis in these small group classes is on fun and…

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$55.90
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Students are guaranteed to surf or the lesson is FREE. This two hour surf lesson takes you from an introduction on the sand out into the surf where you will be able to practice your newly acquired skills.…

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$129.90
(2 Reviews, 4.5 Stars)

Paddle, snorkel and learn to surf. Do it all in one day! Your morning starts with a surf lesson designed for first time surfers. Your instructor will teach you surfing etiquette and wave riding fundamentals.…

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$77.90 - $77.90
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This 2 hour lesson is designed for groups of 2 - 4 surfers with 1 instructor. This allows for more attention and feedback from the surfing instructor. Semi private lessons are ideal for couples, friends…

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$59.90 - $135.90
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Stand up and paddle your way to great fun! Each SUP Lesson is one and a half hours long and includes rash guard, reef booties and SUP equipment. Learn to ride the waves and enjoy Maui's sea life as you…

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$77.90
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Learning to surf is one of those things that will stick with you long after your vacation is over. Quit being a spectator and become part of the action. Learn to surf on Maui's popular Kaanapali Beach…

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$1041.90 - $3306.90

Your surfing lesson starts on the beach, getting you suited up with the appropriate rash guard and surfboard, followed by instruction on ocean awareness, water safety, reading the conditions and surf etiquette.…

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$1007.90

Get three hours of private instruction per day over a five day period. This comprehensive course is perfect for guests with limited water sports experience and for people who want a good foundation in…

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$505.90 - $1105.90

Your surfing lesson starts on the beach, getting you suited up with the appropriate rash guard and surfboard, followed by instruction on ocean awareness, water safety, reading the conditions and surf etiquette.…

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$289.90 - $645.90

Your personalized Maui surf lesson includes an ocean awareness, water safety briefing, learning how to begin to read the ocean, a demonstration on paddling techniques and learning how to stand up with…

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$647.90

Enjoy three days of private kiteboarding instruction, for any level of kiteboarder. No experience is required. This course can be used as a comprehensive beginner's course, or for intermediate or advanced…

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$321.90

Go to where the locals go to catch waves. Includes surfboard, rash guard and booties.

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$285.90 - $640.90

Your surfing lesson starts on the beach, getting you suited up with the appropriate rash guard and surfboard, followed by instruction on ocean awareness, water safety, reading the conditions and surf etiquette.…

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$229.90 - $545.90

Covers beginner sailing, beach starts, jibes, harness and high wind sailing. Beginner and advanced sails to accelerate the learning process. Bring your own board.

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Enjoy a 30 minute lesson on the beach and a 60 minute surfing lesson in the water with the instructor. Now also offering SUP Stand Up Paddle board lessons. Stand up paddling is taking the world by storm.…

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$87.90 - $314.90

Your personalized Maui surf lesson includes an ocean awareness, water safety briefing, learning how to begin to read the ocean, a demonstration on paddling techniques and learning how to stand up with…

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$78.95 - $359.90

Learn to catch, read and ride more waves. This includes going down the line, turning and trimming. It's a great follow up to the beginner class or self taught surfer.

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Come to Maui and go on a surf safari with professional surfer Ikaika Kawai! Surf Safari is a 4 hour surf adventure. This outing is perfect for intermediate to advanced surfers that want to get off the…

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$46.90 - $179.90

This 2 hour Stand Up Paddle class will get you on the water having fun. Lesson takes you from an introduction on the sand out into the surf where you will be able to practice your newly acquired skills.…

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$135.90 - $135.90

Lessons are 2 hours and offer the specialized attention that allows the student to progress faster. The private lesson enables the surf instructor to give constant attention to the student, which means…

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$196.90

Semi-private surf lessons are ideal for beginners, intermediate, or advanced surfers. Let us guide you in an amazing, fun, and safe adventure. Whether it is the confidence to start surfing, or all the…

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$132.90

Experience the thrill of surfing or stand up paddle boarding classes for 2 hours with individual attention. Includes surfboard or paddle board, rash guard and booties. Classes offered in Lahaina, wave…

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$239.90 - $349.90

Comprehensive short board riding course. 2 hours per day available for a 3 or 5 day course. Covers water start, harness, foot straps, and jibing. Bring your own board and gear.

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$110.90

First time surfers are provided with big, steady, easy to ride boards and attentive, specialized, personalized instruction from a local Maui surfer. You will stand up your first time out, or the next lesson…

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$110.90

Join in the fun and excitement of the new craze, stand up paddling. You are provided with big, steady, easy to ride boards, paddles and attentive, one-on-one, specialized instruction from local Maui surfers.

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With two hours of instruction from the Big Kahuna Adventures guides you will be surfing, guaranteed. Their location makes them ideal for visitors staying on the South shore (Kihei, Wailea or Makena). Choose…

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$60.90 - $139.90

Enjoy an exciting morning learning to surf. Instructors will teach the basics on shore and then provide hands on instruction in the water. Using the latest beginner equipment, surfers feel at ease and…

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$68.90 - $139.90

Enjoy an exciting morning learning to stand up paddle board. Instructors will teach the basics on shore and then provide hands on instruction in the water. Using the latest beginner equipment, surfers…

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$110.90

Learning to surf is one of those things that will stick with you long after your vacation is over. Quit being a spectator and become part of the action. Learn to surf on Maui's popular Ka'anapali…

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$87.90

2 hours with individual attention for 2 or 3 students to learn how to surf or do some stand up paddle board. Includes surfboard, stand up paddle board, rash guard and booties. Classes offered in Lahaina,…

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$79.90

Join in the fun and excitement of the new craze, stand up paddling. You are provided with big, steady, easy to ride boards, paddles and attentive, specialized instruction from local Maui surfers.

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$143.90

Get an hour and a half for the basics of catching air, safety tips and a choice of exciting jumps and loops for the advanced. Bring your own board.

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$142.90

Families and couples that want to play together can take this group lesson. This option is good if you have a little more time and want to learn at a relaxed pace. Students share the experience, learning…

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$129.90

We feel the best way to maximize your time is to have a surf instructor solely devoted to you. Private Lessons are just that - One surfer per instructor. This ensures you will be getting individual attention…

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$116.90

Private surf lessons are custom made just for you. Beginners, intermediate, or advanced? we will guide you in an amazing, fun, and safe adventure. Whether it is the confidence to start surfing, or all…

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$147.90

Recommended for hardcore surfers with a little more time and spirit of adventure. The instructor shows you the surfing hot spots and gives you the inside information. Go on a surfing adventure that takes…

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Learning is fun and easy with simple instructions, stable boards and lightweight sails. This is a great activity for first timers and people who have been before. Furthermore, it's an awesome one…

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Stand up paddling (SUP) has become a very popular modern surfing style. We use large, stable boards and long paddles for power. SUP surfing is easier than regular surfing, and anyone can do it. Start out…

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The water start is the skill that allows long boarders to ride the shorter sailboards and do a deep water start. Controlling the wind to restart from deep water is an essential skill for high wind sailing.…

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$84.90 - $113.90

Introduction to short board, water start, harness and footstraps or learn to jibe.

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$207.90

The first day of lessons is a fun and easy way to try out kite boarding. No experience is required. This is a private lesson. Start with the trainer kite on land, learning the basics. Then you are into…

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$85.90

Stand up paddling is the newest trend. Learning to paddle surf is one of those things that will stick with you long after your vacation is over. Quit being a spectator and become part of the action. Learn…

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$54.90

First time surfers are provided with big, steady, easy to ride boards and attentive, specialized instruction from local Maui surfers. You will stand up your first time out, or the next lessons is free!

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$54.90

Join in the fun and excitement of the new craze, stand up paddling. You are provided with big, steady, easy to ride boards, paddles and attentive, specialized instruction from local Maui surfers.

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$74.90

Semi-Private Lessons offer one instructor for your group of 2-4 guests. This ensures you will be getting the most hands on practice during your time in the water. Learn and enjoy surfing or stand up paddling.

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$64.90

The introductory on water lesson focuses on flat water paddling. You will learn the basics of your board, paddle and stroke. Topics include board and paddle orientation, proper stroke technique, cruising…

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$64.90

Aloha Surf School specializes in teaching surfing to ages 5 and up, with little or no experience and will guarantee you will be surfing after the first lesson.

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$74.90

These private lessons are tailored to meet your individual needs. They are ideal for advanced riding and coaching. Free riding, coast running, jumping, aerials and wave riding are some of the many options…

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$54.90

These classes are designed for beginner and first time surfers and will focus on surfing rules and etiquette and wave riding fundamentals. Classes last 2 hours with a maximum group size of 6 to ensure…

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