So you've nailed your standing series, what's next? Lead the line up with intensive surfing courses on Bali's iconic Kuta Beach...
Going from beginner to intermediate takes more than technique when it comes to surfing on Bali's ripper shoreline - you've got to have guts, too. Build up your confidence and learn about the region's local breaks with this bundle-lesson surf course on Bali's most popular shoreline!
Rated as one of Indonesia's best surf sports by the Stormrider Guide, Kuta beach is renowned for its 8km Indian Ocean shore break with long, consistent waves making it a popular surf spot, particularly for beginners and learners getting their first taste of the easy green waves out back. A 20-minute transfer from nearby Ngurah Rai International Airport, this tourist hotspot is walking distance for Seminyak and a 30-minute drive from the coastal resort, Canggu.
A stone's throw from the legendary Kuta beach, this intermediate surfing course is geared to surfers that have already had some previous experience and are ready to try surfing small green (unbroken) waves. This bundle course (3/5 x 2-hour lessons) focuses on perfecting your standing series and refining your pop before heading out back. Once you've joined the line-up you can try right and left-hand turns with guidance from your instructor and after-surf video footage to help you improve.
Kuta Beach in Bali is an exposed beach break that has reliable, gentle surf. May-Oct (Dry Season) is the optimum time of year for waves.Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the best swell direction is from the southwest. The beach breaks offer lefts and rights.