Founder and head coach Joel has been associated with surfing since a very young age. Having Grown up on the beach in Cornwall, surfing has dominated his life and has become his lifestyle. He became an RNLI Lifeguard at the age of 17 and has done 6 full summer seasons on one of the busiest beaches in Cornwall. You’re in safe hands. He has travelled the world surfing and has surfed some of the best waves in the world.
Naomi, sister of Joel has been in the ocean since she was walking. She’s a highly experienced RNLI Beach Lifeguard on one of the busiest beaches in Cornwall. Known for her motivational skills with children, who warm to her because of her sense of humour. She has just returned from a 6 month surf coaching excursion Nicaragua, South America teaching a whole range of guests, from families to improvers. Naomi is a great asset to Westcountry surf school, you’ll love her.
Who are we?
Westcountry Surf School is a family business run by Joel and his sister Naomi. When they’re not teaching, they’re probably surfing!
Our instructors are local surfers who know how to get you surfing safely as quickly as possible. Plus, our small, focused groups mean no one is left out!