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Meet the surf school team 2019

The summer season is here and our Ticket to Ride staff are ready! If you’ve never surfed before, want some extra tips or are ready to take your surfing to the next level then we’ve got you covered.    Meet the guys and gals:   Name: King Julian Job Role: Manager  Favourite Board: Stuart Tipster […]

Buying A Wetsuit

With so many wetsuit brands and styles it can be daunting buying a suit. Here is a little breakdown of what to look for. Thickness and length The thickness of your suit will depend mainly on where you’re surfing and the time of year. You may need a couple of suits if you’re surfing year […]

Julian’s Top 5 Tips for Beginner Surfers

There’s no denying that surfing is tricky stuff. Actually it is really hard work, it’s a sport where you are always progressing, you never hit a point where you are like “ok that’s me done, I’m the best I can be” which is awesome but can be quite frustrating and even more so when you […]

Thank you for staying connected

Thank you for your continued support, we hope you continue to enjoy hearing our stories and adventures from the glorious Cornish Coast. We’ll only ever use your data in a safe and responsible way; keeping you up to date with the latest trips, offers, training and career opportunities, news and events. You can find more […]

What is an iAM Band?

Knowing what surf level you’re at can be quite a difficult to gage, especially if you spend a lot of time out there free surfing without instruction. This in turn makes your progression ever more difficult and you can often plateau unsure how to reach the next level. We reckon that surfing is a journey […]

Best Job in the World… Meet George.

George Hall is another Ticket to Ride success story. Having completed the Ticket to Ride South Africa course, he now spends his Winters working as a Ski Guide for Basecamp and his Summers working in the Surf Schools in Newquay and Perranporth. Literally living the dream. Meet George… 1.     Name and job: George, Senior Instructor 2.     Sum yourself […]

Best Job in The World? Meet Steve

Part three of our Best Job in the World series brings you another Welshy, Steve Cole. An interesting character to say the least. Here’s Steve’s deal: 1. *Name and job* Steve Cole, Surf & SUP Instructor 2. *Sum yourself up in three words* Welsh Living Legend 3. *Sum your job up in three words* Fun, rewarding, […]

Sam Lamiroy Coaching Session – Saturday 25th June

Calling all Lamiroy Surf Academy Members, the main man Sam Lamiroy will be doing a session at our surf school in Perranporth this Saturday 25th June at 10.30am.   The waves are looking like they will be fun at 4-5 ft and a bit bumpy. We’ll be filming the session and doing some video analysis […]

Paddle & Pints – Wednesday evenings

Due to the success of the ladies only ‘Paddle & Prosecco’ evenings, we’ve introduced ‘Paddle & Pints’. Taking place every Wednesday evening 6.30pm – 8pm, the men’s-only Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) sessions will officially launch on 12th August 2015. Setting off from Newquay’s Great Western Beach with a dedicated Ticket to Ride SUP instructor, paddlers […]

Paddle & Prosecco – Thursdays 6.30pm – Ladies only

Paddle & Prosecco is a weekly, ladies only Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP) social at the Ticket To Ride Surf School, Newquay, launching Thursday July 9th, 6:30 – 8pm. SUP’ing is easier to learn that surfing, yet just as exhilarating so we want to encourage as many people to experience the sport as possible. Paddle and […]

Foamie fun

Learning to surf is a great thing, you should enjoy the ride but all to often newbie surfers want to progress onto “hard boards” before they are really ready. Foamies are fun, safe and they surf well, check this guy ripping up perfect Tahitian Barrels having the time of his life! MATAHI ODYSEA STUMP TEAHUPOO […]

Performance Surfboard & Wetsuit hire

What’s that you spy? Yes it is not one but two racks full of genuinely good surfboards. SUPERbrand, DHD‘s, Firewire, Nigel Semmens, Cord, Luke Young, Matt Barrow, Simon Anderson, Laminations, Endevour, Chilli, even a few NSP‘s for the intermediate beginners. Ranging from 5’3 to 8ft, we’ve got the lot for you to use as we […]