A Jersey Shore Original with a World-Class Reputation

    Since 2006, SUMMERTIME's community-supported surf camps have earned the reputation as NJ's #1 surf school. By combining positive role models, original programming, small student groups, and the ultimate classroom (the beach & ocean), SUMMERTIME kids surf camps are the East Coast’s premier place to get started and stay involved with the surf lifestyle.

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    Introducing the next generation to the world's fastest-growing watersport

    Summertime S.U.P. is NJ's original stand-up-paddle kids camp. Campers learn the proper techniques and practices so that they can have fun & stay safe on a stand-up paddleboard. Campers explore the coastal environment with the help of expert instructors while making new friends in a perfect location.

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    Personalized attention for soft introductions or rapid skill building

    Private surfing lessons are a huge part of what makes SUMMERTIME famous for surfing. Our unique approach and exceptional attitude have made “green shirt instructors” a mainstay up and down the Jersey Shore. Private lessons are the perfect choice for a surfer who is not able to become involved with our surf camp group experiences or seeks the personalized attention that a dedicated instructor provides.

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    Kids Private Stand Up Paddle Lessons

    Personalized Paddle experiences from the experts on childhood water recreation

    Kids like to do things at their own pace. At Summertime, we understand that there are different kinds of learners and different methods for teaching. Whether they have dreams of winning the Manhattan SEA Paddle or just want to get started on a new activity, private stand up paddle lessons are a great way to get the kids in your life started safely with S.U.P.

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    Advanced Surf Coaching - Grom Teams

    Mentoring the Jersey Shore's Next Generation of great surfers since 2007

    Advanced surf coaching with the Summertime Grom Teams foster healthy, positive environments for serious young surfers to improve their skills at a rapid rate. Through coaching, video analysis, and the collective drive that comes from repeated practice in a team setting, SUMMERTIME boys and girls grom teams have been raising the level of Jersey Shore surfers since 2007. The results speak for themselves, and you'll find lots more about the groms by clicking below.

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    Guided Travel

    Take a SUMMERTIME Travel Expert with you to get the most out of your trip!

    Experienced surf travelers make up the core of the SUMMERTIME family. Our students have brought our beloved instructors for that extra confidence and comfort when traveling for waves. Since 2009, SUMMERTIME instructors have been hired for family surf trips to Costa Rica, Peru, Puerto Rico, Florida, California, Bali, and Hawaii. Click below to find out why you shouldn't go on a surf trip without packing SUMMERTIME staff!

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