Beginner Surf Lesson Information


Walk down to a beautiful white sandy beach! 

Get suited up with your correct sized surf shoes, long sleeve surf shirt and proper sized surfboard, all provided by Kiva. Then he will go through a 10-15 minute water safety briefing, along with a demonstration on the best ways to paddle your surfboard, catch and get into waves, how to stand up, stay up and have fun in the surf!

paddle out together!

After paddling out to where the waves are breaking, Kiva will be there to coach and guide you into the rides of your life! We will work on correct wave etiquette, style, and technique. The lesson will be 1 1/2 hours of fun and excitement! Finish off your lesson with cold refreshments, snacks and a photo with your surfing group and Kiva to show your friends that you surfed on Maui!

learn as young as five and as wise as 76!

I focus on small group surf lessons so that each individual gets the attention they need to have a fun and safe learning experience along with providing excellent customer service!  Hollywood clients like Zac Efron, Vanessa Hudgens, Andrew Garfield, Claire Danes, Hugh Dancy, Woody Harrelson, Helen Hunt and many other VIP clients have been given Kiva's surfing knowledge. 

surf lesson includes:

  • Surfboard sized to you
  • Protective surf shoes
  • SPF long sleeve surf shirt
  • Cold refreshments and snacks

Here in Maui, I was out there and the water was so glassy and clear, it was like a bathtub. The waves just stay wide open for long rides in. I’ve never had a better day surfing, If you’re going to go, you need to go here.
— Zac Efron