Day Camps

Day Surf Camps

Check off “Learn to Surf” from your bucket list and sample an amazing day of NW surfing in our Day Surf Camps!  Your day’s fun adventure will unfold as follows:

  • NEW for 2020 Day Surf Camps! Introducing our camp Water Photographer RJ Sweet to shoot the wave sessions during the camp experience. Photo album & video edited will be shared on NWWSC’s Facebook page for students to enjoy and share! 
  • Be introduced to the original NW surf shop and their stoked crew at Cleanline Surf Company while you’re personally fitted in a wetsuit and parts with your newly met and soon to be “surf sisters”.
  • Head down to the day’s chosen beach location in carpools to start the day’s camp.
  • Morning beach Amrita Mindfulness Yoga on a beautiful NW Pacific beach location each day. Learn asanas (poses) that will relax your bodies and minds so your inner focus is keener to surf.
  • Learn how to survey the beach for the 6 critical forecast conditions with NWWSC’s “Recipe for a Perfect Wave”. This informs you with the forecast tools to watch for to plan your next epic surf session.
  • During the on-beach surf lesson, you’ll be taught the 12 essential surfing skills with the layers of understanding to prepare you on land, before entering the water to catch waves with them.
  • Suit up and head out into the waves with your surf coaches for the day’s first water session. Empowered with your new surf skills on land, now it’s time to paddle for your first wave and “pop up”.
  • We’ll break for a delicious and nutritious catered organic lunch which will fuel up even the hungriest surf chick. Two choices for the day’s lunch.
  • The afternoon’s surf session boosts your skill building and confidence in the waves.
  • All surf and wetsuit equipment for day of camp. Equipment transportation included.
  • Wrap up your day of camp with a choice of NWWSC tee-shirt and Partner’s Goodie Bag as your souvenirs.
  • Last but not least, create a new “surf sistership” that connects you with your old friends and new friends who’ve shared this awesome day of fun together…hooting each other the whole way!

One Day Surf Camp is offered this summer; Saturday, August 22, 2020. Camps run from 8 am to 5 pm. Space for 12 women (ages 13 to 70 years young) in each camp. Minimum of 8 students needed to hold camp. Advanced beginner swimming skills required. Gath surf helmets and soft top surfboards are provided to all students for their safety and concussion prevention. Talented, mature and experienced women surf instructors are your personal coaches for the day’s fun! Student to teacher ratio is 4:1 or less, depending on the size of the group.

Our regular Day Surf Camp price is $299. Take advantage of “early bird discount” by booking your space 14 days prior to the event date and save $24. All bookings made less than 14 days prior will pay our regular price of $299. We encourage you to book early to assure your space in your chosen date. Our events do fill and the earlier you book your space, the more confidence you will have to be confirmed for it. Book your Day Surf Camp Here with Active.com online registration with your credit or debit card of choice. Please read our Cancellation Policy before booking your day camp event.

Alternate Payment Option for Day Surf Camps If you would prefer to book a Day Surf Camp event with your check or money order payment, please contact the Director Lexie Hallahan first, to assure your space in your chosen event. Then if space is available and confirmed by her, you may register and pay by mail prior to the camp event of choice by printing off a Surf Camp Registration Form and a NWWSC Liability Release Waiver from the website. Then mail both with your camp check or money order payment to NWWSC, PO Box 425, Seaside, OR 97138. Only take the “early bird discount” of $24 off, if you’re mailing in time for the Director to receive 14 days prior to the event. Regular price is $299, with pre-registered price $275. The Liability Release Waiver must be read and signed by the participant or the parent/guardian for minor participants. Contact Director Lexie Hallahan with your questions/concerns at cell # (503) 440-5782 or email her at surfcamps@nwwomenssurfcamps.com  or submit Contact Form here.

BODYBOARDING DAY CAMP

Experience the absolute thrill and joy of catching a wave during our Women's Bodyboard Day Camp. This is a unique camp opportunity and is not offered elsewhere in the Pacific Northwest. It’s for women of all ages, 13 to 70 years young. Join us to experience connection, empowerment and transformation by riding waves on a bodyboard!

Let the bodyboarding fun begin. What’s included:

  • NEW for 2020 Day Bodyboard Camp. Introducing our camp Water Photographer RJ Sweet to shoot the wave sessions during the camp experience. Photo album & video edited will be shared on NWWSC’s Facebook page  for students to enjoy and share! 
  • Be introduced to the original NW surf shop and their stoked crew at Cleanline Surf Company while you’re personally fitted in a wetsuit and parts with your newly met and soon to be “bodyboard sisters”.
  • Head down to the day’s chosen beach location in carpools to start the day’s camp.
  • Morning beach Amrita Mindfulness Yoga on a beautiful NW Pacific beach location each day. Learn asanas (poses) that will relax your bodies and minds so your inner focus is keener to bodyboard.
  • Learn how to survey the beach for the 6 critical forecast conditions with NWWSC’s “Recipe for a Perfect Wave”. This informs you with the forecast tools to watch for to plan your next epic bodyboard session.
  • During the on-beach bodyboard lesson, you’ll be taught the essential bodyboard skills with the layers of understanding to prepare you on land, before entering the water to catch waves with them.
  • Suit up and head out into the waves with your bodyboard coaches for the day’s first water session. Empowered with your new bodyboard skills on land, now it’s time to kick out  for your first wave and “drop in”. 
  • We’ll break for a delicious and nutritious catered organic lunch which will fuel up even the hungriest bodyboard chick. Two choices for the day’s lunch.
  • The afternoon’s bodyboard session boosts your skill building and confidence in the waves.
  • All bodyboard and wetsuit equipment for day of camp. Equipment transportation included.
  • Wrap up your day of camp with a choice of NWWSC tee-shirt and Partner’s Goodie Bag as your souvenirs.
  • Last but not least, create a new “bodyboard sistership” that connects you with your old friends and new friends who’ve shared this awesome day of fun together…hooting each other the whole way!

Our regular Bodyboarding Day Camp price is $299. Take advantage of “early bird discount” by booking your space 14 days prior to the event date and save $24. All bookings made less than 14 days prior will pay our regular price of $299. We encourage you to book early to assure your space in your chosen date. Our events do fill and the earlier you book your space, the more confidence you will have to be confirmed for it. Book Day Surf Camp Here with Active.com online registration with your credit or debit card of choice. Please read our Cancellation Policy before booking your day camp event.

Camps run from 8 am to 5 pm. All coaches have years of NW bodyboarding experience to share with students.They are passionate about cold water bodyboarding, have been on bodyboard travels around the World, and love sharing their enthusiasm with each and every student. All are certified in both CPR and First Aid. A rescue bodyboard and First Aid kit are at every camp. Bodyboard Day Camps are open to 12 students. Student to teacher ratio is 4:1. Optional Gath surf helmets are provided to students as part of our concussion prevention program upon their request.

Alternate Payment Option for Day Surf Camps If you would prefer to book a Bodyboard Day Camp event with your check or money order payment, please contact the Director Lexie Hallahan first, to assure your space in your chosen event. Then if space is available and confirmed by her, you may register and pay by mail prior to the camp event of choice by printing off a Surf Camp Registration Form and a NWWSC Liability Release Waiver from the website. Then mail both with your camp check or money order payment to NWWSC, PO Box 425, Seaside, OR 97138. Only take the “early bird discount” of $24 off, if you’re mailing in time for the Director to receive 14 days prior to the event. Regular price is $299, with pre-registered price $275. The Liability Release Waiver must be read and signed by the participant or the parent/guardian for minor participants. Contact Director Lexie Hallahan with your questions/concerns at cell # (503) 440-5782 or email her at surfcamps@nwwomenssurfcamps.com or submit Contact Form here.