Bude is a surfing town on the north Cornwall coast. There are plenty of surfing beaches in and around the town, including Summerleaze, Crooklets and Widemouth Bay. There are also some first class point breaks and secret spots for advanced surfers. But if you’re a beginner surfer, here are some of the best surf schools where you can learn to surf to surf in Bude.

Atlantic Pursuits

Location: Widemouth Bay
Tel: 01288 321765 or 07974 718145
Email: info@atlanticpursuits.co.uk
Web: www.atlanticpursuits.co.uk

Learn to surf in Bude with Sam Roberts, a national trainer, assessor and coach. Learn with the top coaches for the best results. Plus boogie boarding, kayaking and Canadian canoeing.

Freewave Surf Academy

Location: Widemouth Bay
Tel: 07870 472448
Email: Robin@freewavesurfacademy.co.uk

Freewave Surf Academy is Bude’s premier surf school and lifeguard training centre.

Big Blue Surf School

Location: Summerleaze Beach
Tel: 01288 331764
Email: info@bigbluesurfschool.co.uk

Half day to week long courses for all ages and abilities.

Bude Surfing Experience

Location: Summerleaze Beach
Tel: 0777 911 7746
Email: info@budesurfingexperience.co.uk

Have taster sessions to surf safaris. Can teach same sex groups.R

Shoreline Outdoor Pursuits

Location: Crooklets Beach
Tel: 01288 354039
Email: info@shorelineactivities.co.uk

Multi-activity centre with surfing, kayaking, canoeing, rock climbing, abseiling, archery.

Sandymouth Surf School

Tel: 07870 472448
Email: robin@sandymouthsurfschool.co.uk

Jump in the surf with fully qualified instructors on a beautiful National Trust beach. Courses tailored to suit your needs.