Bens Surf Clinic
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Bens Surf Clinic, a top Lahinch surf school, County Clare, offers lessons and courses for the beginner surfer right through to advanced levels.
Bens Surf Clinic, based on the West coast of Ireland, is a small surf school dedicated to progressive coaching of all levels of surfing and helping you to get the best from your surfing.
Bens Surf Clinic is different in that they work in small groups (max. six) with a highly qualified (ISA Level two/three) surf coaches, to guide you on your way to surfing your first waves, standing up for the first time, catching your first green wave, making your first top turn or cut back. The groups are divided by skill level so you will always be coached at the right level for you.
All surfing equipment is provided from surf boards to boots, but they are also delighted to coach you on your own surfboard too. Bens Surf Clinic has top of the range surf boards and suits, with a range of soft and hard boards to try out. If you are looking for a specific short board just get in touch and they can arrange them for you. Surfboard rental is also provided.
Based on Lahinch Beach where there is a wide range of waves to suit all and also a mobile unit to try out other places if conditions demand. On offer are one off lessons, kids summer camps, weekend and week -long courses with or without accommodation and private one to one sessions, for all ages. Bens Surf Clinic is open all year round and provides lessons during day light hours dependent on weather and tide conditions. Bens Surf Clinic was Ireland's first Irish Surf Association approved hardboard surf school and has a R.L.L.S qualified lifeguard.
Also on offer is Bens rock climbing clinic, which provides rock climbing lessons for individuals, families, schools and groups from beginners to the more experienced. All equipment is provided and all climbing instructors are fully qualified and insured. The climbing area is based in Ballyryan, right on the edge of the Burren which offers lots of climbing options for all levels.
How about exploring the wonders of West Clare on bicycle? A number of services are on offer, including, bike hire with helmet, lock, high vis jacket, route maps, drinks bottle, pump and repair kit, bike delivery and pick up from local accommodation.
For all lessons and details of services please visit the website.