Camp Surf's Up

Ever wondered what the thrill of surfing a wave feels like?
Try it for yourself! Join us on Camp Surf Up and learn how to surf.

Pondicherry has the perfect beginner waves to learn this new exciting sport.
What are you waiting for? Lets get stoked!!

 

Learning

•Surf Awareness – Learn to read surf conditions and identify the dangers of the ocean.

•Sport surf behavior – Understand the etiquette related to surfing and other adventure sports

•Awareness – Be aware of the force of nature and learn to respect the ocean and other environments

•Collaboration - Increase team spirit amongst peers

•Communication and Leadership Skills – Develop these essential skills on camp by being in a new environment

 

Participants Love this Camps

The programme was very nice. It was a great experience and made me feel really close to nature. Instructors were SUPERB!! Best of the best! awesome!

Disha Sangani, Camper, Mumbai

Itinerary

Day 1-
Travel to campsite in Pondicherry. Programme and safety briefing, check-in, orientation. Freshen up.  Lunch.  Post lunch drive to Auroville (approximately 15 km). Auroville is an experimental community in southern India promoting concept of humanity in diversity.  Drive back to hotel, reflections, dinner and lights out.


Day 2-
Early wake up. Post breakfast get ready for your first surfing lesson. After a safety briefing, learn to catch your own foam wave and stand up on the board. Students will learn the belly ride and pop up techniques, with practice sessions on the beach. Understand safety dismounting. Lunch, and make the most out of the beach, with a sandcastle building competition and other team activities.  Dinner, lights out.

Day 3-
Early wake up. Post breakfast gear up for the second surfing lesson. In this session students will learn how to paddle and learn to start paddling 4-5 metres before the wave hits. Depending upon the learning capability, build the skill of weight shifts. Lunch, rest and watch a movie/documentary on surfing, dinner, stargazing and lights out.

Day 4-
Early wake up. Post breakfast get ready for the third session. Practice catching your own foam wave by paddling and standing up. Learn mild direction changes, first the front and back side and then slaloms. Reminders of hazards and safety. Lunch, rest and participate in a beach clean-up activity. Prepare for talent night and celebrate your last night on camp. Dinner, Reflections and lights out.

Day 5-
Wake up early, have breakfast and get ready for the final session. In this session, students will catch their own green wave in the outside by paddling, stand up the board and trim along the green face of the wave. Lunch and closing ceremony. Bid goodbye to the campsite and start the journey back home.

Package

Package details

Price includes

- Surfing lessons, equipment (surfboard rental),

-AC transfers from Chennai airport to Pondicherry and back

-Deluxe hotel stay on multi sharing,

-Delicious, simple vegetarian meals (breakfast, Lunch, Dinner. Dinner on Day 1 to Lunch on Day 5)

-Insurance

-Fully supervised programme by expert Trailblazers counsellors

 

Price does not include :

Extra meals, snacks, bottled water, items of personal nature , shopping, laundry, anything not mentioned in the Price includes section, airfare from home destination to Chennai.

Price per
participant

Incl 5% GST. For further information, see package details
43260

Total Price

Incl 5% GST. For further information, see package details
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43260 Incl 5% GST. For further information, see package details
19th May to 23rd May 2019
12-18
5 Days
20 Participants
Chennai
Chennai

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