Surfing America is the ISA-recognized National Governing Body (NGB) for the sport of Surfing in the United States. As such, it is incumbent upon the organization to take a leadership role in identifying and supporting those schools which best serve the general public and the sport of surfing.
The Member Surf Schools listed below are recognized as among the very best surf schools in the United States and have demonstrated high professional and operational standards. Surfing America Member Surf Schools promise to deliver a quality and authentic learning experience, while respecting the beach, its local residents and community.
When considering a surf school, it’s important to consider a variety of factors: instructor to student ratio, teaching progression, safety practices, etc. The Surfing America Member Surf Schools below have met a standard worthy of their recognition. Please support them as they work to progress the sport in a positive, safe, and fun way!
IF YOU OWN OR OPERATE A SURF SCHOOL AND WOULD LIKE TO APPLY TO BECOME A SURFING AMERICA MEMBER SURF SCHOOL, PLEASE CONTACT US!