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Topic: Learning to Surf

Views: 5728

replies: 14

By:

Alex

Posted in

Chile Chile

 

Learning to Surf

« on: January 16 2006 22:01:00 »

Hey, I hear Chile has some good waves. I am studying in Valparaiso for 5 months and want to learn to surf. Where should I go? I will need all the gear and some lessons. I hear its pretty damn fun

By:

jools

RE: Learning to Surf

« Reply #1 on: January 29 2006 17:01:00 »

hi there - i'm staying in vina del mar for 3 months - and desperate to learn how to surf - where should i start? i'm not a spring chicken - so somewhere quiet would be good - but with expert tuition

from a 30ish year old!

jools

By:

jools

RE: Learning to Surf

« Reply #2 on: April 24 2006 18:04:00 »

i've had a cool 3 months in vina and found a spot where they do lessons - and proud to say i'm a keen surfer now!!! if you want any info about the lessons feel free to email me

By:

maud

RE: Learning to Surf

« Reply #3 on: May 23 2006 12:05:00 »

Hey there Jools

I am currently staying in santiago but am intending to go to the beach in weekends, to enjoy some surfing. Do you know any places I can rent a board and where someone who has jyst surpassed the beginners level and has more fun then talent will enjoy a good surf??

Thanks in advance for your help



By:

jools

RE: Learning to Surf

« Reply #4 on: August 19 2006 06:08:00 »

hi - not sure if you are still in chile - but i know of a good place near vina del mar - contact me if you still need to know

By:

Paul

RE: Learning to Surf

« Reply #5 on: September 18 2006 20:09:00 »

Hey Jools, wondering if you are able to help out a wanna-be surfer find a place to learn and have fun.

My girlfriend and I are hitting Chile for a month in November and want to learn to surf.

If you are still there and can recommend some places that'd be great.

Thanks,

Paul

By:

Cristina

RE: Learning to Surf

« Reply #6 on: March 12 2007 16:03:00 »

hey

i just arrived in Santiago. I was travelling with my bike, and my last 10 days in Southamerica just started. And i would love to go surfing somewhere near Santiago.

I have to rent everything, and i also need a teacher, because i never was surfing bevor. I only did Kitesurfing in Switerland two times, but i'm also a beginner.

would be cool if somebody had time to show me how to surf... i can come anywhere allready tomorrow...

my phone for a message: 0041 79 582 53 82
or i also have Skype: cristinadaehler
or e-mail: cristina_daehler@gmx.ch

ciao

By:

Laura

RE: Learning to Surf

« Reply #7 on: August 28 2007 18:08:00 »

I am going to be in Vina for 3 months and am a begin/interm surfer. Are there places to rent boards and surf there. I like just small rolling waves. Wondering if I should bring my 4/3 wetsuit with me. I am working during the week, but will have weekends free.
what do you think?
Thanks!
Laura

By:

Stephanie

RE: Learning to Surf

« Reply #8 on: October 15 2007 09:10:00 »

Laura if you are still around after Nov 18 let me know , I'm going for a month and want to surf.  I'm a beginner, only surfed a few times but I enjoy all water sports.

Stephanie

By:

Dudette

RE: Learning to Surf

« Reply #9 on: October 17 2007 14:10:00 »

Chile has great waves. There are a lot of surf schools around V and VI Region: Valparaiso, Reñaca, Punta de Lobos, La Puntilla, Pichilemu, El Infiernillo...


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