Surf camp success | Kiama Independent

Australia Surf Camp

Camping / August 10, 2017


– Ability to catch unbroken waves and turn left and right on them.

– Ability to perform and link major turns; bottom turn, top turn, cutback.

– Ability to hold position in the line up in 5 foot waves.

– Ability to perform basic board rescues.


– Have a deep understanding of ocean conditions and how to read a swell chart.

– Understand waves types, refraction and how the ocean floor affect waves.

– Have an in-depth understanding of surfboard design.

– Have a good knowledge of surf history and sport development.

– Feel confident in speaking in front of small groups.

– Understand the structure of a surf lesson.


– Be able to swim 500 metres in under 10 minutes.

– Be able to complete a 300m swim/300m run/300m board paddle/300m run continuously.

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