Frequently Asked Questions

 

Where is surf camp & classes held?

Surf camp is located at 6 block east on Folly Beach. Go to red light on Folly (in front of Tides Hotel). Take left, drive 6 blocks. Turn right onto 6th block east. Yoga class locations change depending on weather. 

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What classes are currently available? 

You can find an up to date calendar of events here. 

 

Can I have more details about the surf classes? 

Private lessons are offered one-on-one ($60), one hour semi-private ($50), group of 3+ ($45 ea.), group of 6+ ($40 ea.). Birthday party and family/group rates are also available.

Surf Camps are held Monday-Friday from 9:00-12:00, for ages 7 - 16. All equipment is provided with snacks and drinks. RESERVE YOUR WEEK! Deposit is $100. The total price of the surf Camp is $320.00. Please contact us to sign up. We still have places available, sign up soon before dates fill up! A full schedule can be found below:

2015 Summer Camps Schedule

June 1- June 5

June 8- June 12

June 15- June 19

June 22- June 26

June 29- July 3

July 6- July 10

July 13 - July 17

July 20 - July 24

July 27 - July 31

August 3 - August 7

August 10- August 14 

August 17- August 21

 

Can I have more details about weemoon weekends? 

Minimum 5 women. One day only ($90), full weekend ($160). Send Us an email with your name, your address and the weekend you'd like to participate. 

We offer weekends dedicated just to woman. We choose a Saturday and Sunday from 9:00-11:00 . We meet in the morning to share surfing techniques and safety tips. We practice yoga specifically designed to help you surf strong! You can choose both days or come for one. We always enjoy the ocean , allowing us to be present in the moment. We establish lasting friendships and leave the beach wanting to surf MORE!

 

DATES FOR 2015                           

Saturday, May 16, 2015  9:00-11:00                           

Saturday , May 30 , 2015  9:00-11:00

Saturday, June 13,  2015  9:00-11:00

Saturday, June 27, 2015  9:00-11:00

Saturday, July 11, 2015  9:00-11:00

Saturday, July 25, 2015  9:00-11:00

Saturday, August 15, 2015  9:00-11:00

Saturday, August 29, 2015  9:00-11:00

 

What equipment is provided?

All equipment is included, soft surfboard, rash top, wax, and wetsuits.

 

What are some things I can expect to learn during a surf class?

  • technique
  • the pop-up
  • waxing your board
  • paddling
  • catch your own waves
  • ocean life

 

  • ocean currents
  • safety tips
  • beach tips
  • beach yoga
  • making friends
  • having a great time learning to surf!

Can I do one day of Surf Camp?

Of course. Campers can come for one day 9:00-12:00, for $100.00. They will love it and will want to join the whole week though, just a warning! Call us for more details.

 

What is the weather / cancellation policy?

We do our best to work around the best possible weather and surf conditions. We want you to enjoy surfing!

 

Where can I find more information on current surf conditions?

 

What payment methods are available?

Signup available online, on our website, through Peek and we accept cash or check. Please call with any questions.

 

Where can I download my waiver form?

You can download that form here

 

Do you offer gift certificates or custom packages?

Yes! Give the unique gift of a surfing experience or surprise your loved one with a yoga retreat, we'll even mail you a physical card. Various packages and prices available, please contact us to plan what's best.

 

How can I prepare for my first time surfing?

We encourage you to visit the web site of the Surfrider Foundation — Protecting Oceans, Waves and Beaches since 1984. Learn about Rip Currents — how to spot them and to escape them.

 

What does "shaka" mean?

Shaka is a hawaiian greeting. It means good vibes, aloha, good surf, surf's up.

 

Can't find your answer? Call us at (843) 607-991 or send us an email: follybeach@shakasurfschool.com