YOU’RE IN!
GETTING READY FOR SURF CLUB 2022

We are so excited to welcome you to our 2022 season. Please see below some useful and important information ahead of your session. If you are returning - we look forward to seeing you again and if you are new - we look forward to meeting you.

  • Please make sure you arrive atleast 5 minutes before the scheduled start time - as soon as the group are ready they will head to the beach and therefore if you arrive late, you will be required to check in and then take your child down to the waters edge and make the coach aware they have arrived

  • We strongly advise that parents accompany the children down to the waters edge and are present for the duration of the session in the event of the child needing assistance with their boards, first aid needed or a trip to the toilet.

  • If you can’t make one of your sessions you will not be able to move to another day. If you can't make one of your sessions let us know so we know not to expect you - you can message us on our website chat, social media channels or email us.

  • If we have to cancel due to bad weather we will move the session to an alternative date or provide you with credit towards a future booking.

Surfing Holidays
  • You will find us just a few minutes off the M4

  • We are based near the middle slip of the beach in between Cafe Remo's and the Aberavon Surf Life Saving Club

  • Local parking is available at a small cost or there are some parking bays that are free for up to 2 hours  

  • Sat Nav post code is SA12 6QW

  • Local train station is Port Talbot Parkway

FINDING US

GETTING READY

  • Please ensure you arrive 5 minutes before the scheduled start time 

  • On arrival please make yourself known to a member of staff who will check you in and provide you with a wetsuit if needed - please remember what size wetsuit you are given

  • Once you have your wetsuit you will find surf stations set out - you can choose any board and bucket number 

  • Any accompanying adult/spectators must stand outside of the surf station

  • Your surf station will be set up with a board and a bucket which will include your rash vest

  • All equipment will be disinfected before and after use for your safety

  • There are no changing rooms available so we recommend you wear your swimsuit under your clothes so that you can change on your surf station, using a towel if needed - we also sell changing toweled robes for £25

  • Once changed you can place your belongings into your bucket and these can be stored for you or you can chose to store in your vehicle/leave with family member

Boy with Surfboard

HEADING TO THE BEACH

  • Time to head to the beach, you can pair up if required with one person at the front and one person at the back of the boards. Our instructors cannot help you to carry boards therefore please assist your child if they need help carrying the board to the beach.

  • Any spectators are welcome to head down to the beach - please note parents are strongly advised to stay with children for the duration of the session.

  • Your boards will then be placed in a semi-circle, for the safety briefing and surf demonstrations

  • If you need assistance on the waves in the water then your coach or volunteer may be able to help - please ask for assistance. 

Surfing Friends

AFTER YOUR LESSON

  • At the end of the lesson you will head back up to your surf station 

  • Please place the board on the railings, remove your wetsuit and place it in the allocated bucket along with the rash-vest

  • Our staff will then remove the equipment after you have left ready for them to be deep cleaned

  • If you took any photo's please don't forget to tag us on Facebook and Instagram

  • Let us know what you thought and leave us a review on trip advisor 

Surfing at Sunset