Why Surf & Travel with Us

Our Mission is Simple:

Make sure you have the best vacation of your life!

Dominical WaveRider surf camp team are all current certified Costa Rica lifeguards, current part of the Dominical Lifeguards team, fluent English speakers, talented surf instructors and also trained in CPR and First Aid. Each instructor is energetic, patient, and fun to be with. All our surf instructors have strong ocean and surfing skills along with positive and supportive teaching methods to help you achieve your highest potential. Our staff is always eager to assist you with special needs and desires to make your adventure a memorable one!

You Benefit From Our Experience

DWR surf camp team has years of experience surfing and teaching others to surfer. Our team is compose with talented surf instructors all certified lifeguards and also trained in CPR and First Aid. Each instructor is energetic, patient, and fun to be with. All our surf instructors have strong ocean and surfing skills along with positive and supportive teaching methods to help you achieve your highest potential.

You Get The Best Deals

We’ve been in the business long enough to establish fantastic relationships with local business, with that said we are able to offer the best vacation packages, without losing any benefits and quality service so, what you see with us isn’t what you see everywhere else.

Expect High Quality Service

From California, to Brazil to Costa Rica, our surf camp indulge the extensive travel experience between the owners and the local crew, offering the best vacation experience with outstanding service. Our staff members are fluent English and Spanish speakers, and is always eager to assist you with special needs and desires to make your adventure a memorable one.

We Work Around Your Schedule

We know your vacation time is precious and never long enough. Some surf camps in Costa Rica has specific time to work around, well not us. We are flexible and we’ll do everything we can to make it possible for you.

Our Team

Surf-Instrctor_1-Andrew Andrew Webster is the founder of Dominical Waverider surf camp and Captain of the Dominical Lifeguards. Andrew is a humble guy with an extensively ocean experience and he also shreds! When he is not on the beach he loves to spend time on the peaceful mountain. His professional ability to teach and passion for surfing and the ocean brought him to create an amazing surf camp with the  BEST INSTRUCTORS  in town. Lucky all of us to have him in Dominical!

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More was the last acquisition on the Dominical Lifeguards team and with dedication became an amazing waterman. He is a very chill guy and nothing can take away his smile and friendly vibe. His eager and fast learning ability quickly earned respect from our team members and soon he started working with our surf camp teaching others to surf, how to be safe in the water and to respect the ocean. We are very proud on having More on board!

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Simon is a local and rips, whether it’s a round house, tail blasts, or 360 airs. He can do it all and help you get there too!  He competes in National and local surf contests, and has accumulated many titles over the years. Go Simon! He is a great surf instructor for all surfer levels!

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Flaco is a Tico ( Costa Rica native) and one of the top surfers in the water. His smile and “pura vida” vibe is infectious! When he is not keeping the beach safe, surfing, or skating just take a look around and you will see him talking to everyone, Flaco is a super friendly guy! If you are having your lesson and Flaco is there, consider yourself lucky because he’s one of the best!

 

 

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Jeanine is from exotic Brazil and one of the co-owners and operates of Waverider surf camp. She is a fun and friendly instructor who is very helpful with those new to surfing through her attention to details and warm instructional style. When she is not working or surfing, she loves to spend time in her garden or doing yoga. Jeanine is a great surf instructor, eager to help you understand the fundamentals of surfing as well as a love and respect for the ocean.

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Natti is from Argentina and was drawled to Costa Rica to surf warm water and explore the beauties of the country. She felt in love with the ‘Pura Vida’ lifestyle and soon made Dominical her new home. She is a good surfer and an excellent instructor, very patient and kind, her warm instruction style makes the beginners feel extra comfortable to ride the waves. Have we mentioned everyone loves her accent!