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Waikiki, Honolulu, Oahu, HI
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We had our first sufing experience with Jenna. We had so much fun, we were able to stand up at least twice and ride some waves. Jenna is a great instructor, she listens and adapts her teaching to her students. As a person that gets...More

Thank Yen-My N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a novice surfer looking to improve, I can't recommend a 1:1 with Ivan strongly enough. Having done multiple group lessons, they just don't help you advance past the absolute basics. If you have surfed before and are looking to get to the next level,...More

Thank Anthony G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am a 37 year old female who grew up going to the beach in Cali where I was afraid to death of the ocean but loved to watch the surfers surf. Therefore, this year I told myself that I am going to check surfing...More

Thank JPeso
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Military friendly, awesome instructors that truly make the most of your time on the water. Ivan and Jen are the best. Don’t miss out!!!

Thank Rob E
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Thank you so much to Ivan and Jenn for the semi private surf lessons for our 2 teenage boys. They both had a blast! Even though the waves were a bit rough the day the boys they went out they still came back smiling after...More

Thank Dorena H
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Ivan and Jenn do an excellent job of providing all the information you need to be successful your first time. Really enjoyed the experience and got to ride 4 waves. Would highly recommend them as safety is very important to them and who wants to...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 12 June 2018

My family and I booked a private family lesson with Jenn and Ivan. Jenn was simply a saint and an amazing coach with the two younger kids (9-11). Ivan gracefully and wittingly managed my wife, our 13 year old and myself. Safety was the first...More

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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I had a private lesson with Ivan for 2 hours. This was my first time surfing so I didn't know what to expect. Ivan goes over all the safety and what to expect in great detail - he had me feeling very...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

I booked with Hook up Surfing due to great reviews and great pricing. It was an awesome experience. Ivan was really helpful at guiding you into position for the right waves and corrected my technique throughout the session. Jenn and Ivan make a great team....More

Thank L7114KDmatta
Reviewed 5 May 2018

I booked just two days in advance, and it was easy to communicate with Jenn and Ivan. Although I booked a group lesson, it turned out to be a private lesson because of cancellations. :) Jenn was an amazing instructor! She really knows the sport,...More

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