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Ben's Surf Clinic

Lahinch, Ireland
+353 86 844 8622
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We booked a tour with bens surf clinic about a week in advance and Had to arrive at 11 am. We went... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Swords, Ireland
via mobile
Highly recommend

I booked an improver and beginner surf lesson for myself and my fiancee during our trip to Lahinch... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Kinsale, Ireland
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Ben has been coaching surfing since 1993 and set up Bens Surf Clinic in Lahinch Co. Clare to become the top Lahinch surf school. We provide top quality surf lessons with a difference. We work in small groups (max 6) with a level 2/3 surf coach to give lots of personnal attention and hopefuly help you progress quickly. We coach all levels from beginner to advanced including video analysis. We were Irelands first hard board surf school and are delighted to coach you on your own board, or bring you throuhg the complete basics.All our lessons are for two hours in the water, as we believe time in the water is waht people really wnat and is also the best place to learn. We have a wide range of lessons and course for kids right through to the old adventurer so come along and try a new surf experience.
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Lahinch, Ireland
+353 86 844 8622
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We booked a tour with bens surf clinic about a week in advance and Had to arrive at 11 am. We went to the neighbouring town and kayaked an hour up and then an hour down a nice river with beautiful scenery. Rev our tour...More

Thank Sean_Trip12
Reviewed 4 days ago

I booked an improver and beginner surf lesson for myself and my fiancee during our trip to Lahinch. The instructors are really helpful, knowledgeable, friendly and encouraging and we both learned loads (still falling off loads too but that's not their fault!). I brought my...More

Thank davidkennedy66
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my first time surfing in 5 years and first time in Irish waters. Absolutely fantastic session, great instruction...reminded me how important it is to have, and re invest in, a solid base of skills. Thanks for your patience Ben!

Thank Min W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having a little surf experience it was great to get all my bad habits analysed and sorted out. Felt like a pro by the end of the day. Best value lesson I think I've done in any sport ever. Go check it out if you...More

Thank seamuus
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ended a 10 day trip to Ireland in Lahinch and couldn't have had more fun at our family surf lesson. It didn't hurt that the weather was spectacular, but even if it wasn't sunny and 23 we would have still had an awesome time...More

Thank Erin B
Reviewed 29 May 2017

I would recommend Ben's Clinic to anyone - beginners, those looking to improve, anyone who knows there stuff but has a few bad habits they need to get rid of. It would be a very good place for corporate trips for this reason (also the...More

Thank W0uldRecommend
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

This must be one of the best places to learn how to surf. Ben is an amazing teacher as is the rest of the staff. The passion for surfing in this place is incredible.

Thank Peter J
Reviewed 20 May 2017

I had tried surfing myself after getting some tips from friends but never really had much success. Ben and Brian provided great tips, right from where to lie on the board and hand placement, they had us practice both on the beach and just placing...More

Thank niallaconway2
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We had surfing lessons with Bens surf school. We had 2 instructors for our group, one of which was Nick (unfortunately I can't remember the other guy's name). Both instructors were excellent. Clear with their instructions and extremely helpful and patient. I would definitely reccomend...More

Thank Museum-guide1
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Having surfed for nearly 2 years everything was broken down to ensure the basics worked perfectly. Then over the weekend through constant talks, tips and different learning techniques everything comes together showing a clear improvement. Great for all levels of surfer

Thank Michael N
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