Danny Melhado, an international professional surfer with 36 yrs experience. He has competed world wide on the USA surf team, World qualifying seres. World surf league (the highest level of surfing) and the Japan pro surf tour. Since has taught thousands of surfing lessons all over the world for over 10 years. Speaks English and Japans has lived in Japan for over 15 years and has the longest…
Lessons are 2 hrs in the water. We always start with a brief land instruction, covering all the basics, paddling, positioning at the break, getting to your feet and what to expect as your riding. We will study the wave break and talk about surfing manners and safety. In the water I will put you perfectly timed onto waves just as if i am catching the wave myself and get you to a level of catching…
All guests should be confident swimmers and have basic fitness.
Transportation from Happy Surfing Okinawa to the best surfing location for the day . Pick ups maybe arranged for extra fee.
surfboard (we have a range to suit you) wetsuit and reef boots (if needed) depending on season.
towel , sunscreen, change of clothes
We meet at Happy Surfing Okinawa and coordinate the surfing experience according to the experience level of the guest. With expert knowledge of waves, wind and tides we will decide on the best location to surf for that day to ensure the best surfing experience on Okinawa.