April Surf Weekend for Beginners

  • April 19, 2013 · 7:00 PM
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Update to the Party :

As it is goign to be a big weekend in Bundoran we have a Dj in for the Surf lodge party and we are making this a Fancy Dress event , so get your homemade costumes together!!

people still requiring lifts please post in the comments section

Cheers,

Davey

Join us for the latest trip , itinerary below:

Fri 19th April

7.30pm Arrival and Check-In

8pm-10pm  Cocktail reception in the Surf Lodge , meet and get to know the group.

10pm - ? Local pubs for a beer or two

 

Sat 20th April

Breakfast is served each day from 8am - 11am, and then we will meet in the Surf lodge to get our equipment.  Your Wetsuits, Surf boards, lessons, and instructors are all included in the price , as is the private bus taking us to and from the beach.

We will Surf from about 12.30 until 3pm each day , a light warm-up  and a quick lesson on the beach before taking to the waves to practice . Surf instructors will be in the water with you to give advice and take some action photos.

After the Surfing we will return to the Surf lodge for a  Coffee or Hot Chocolate reception.

Saturday evening we will have our evening party. This is an all you can eat Gourmet Pizza night or Bar-B-Q (weather depending)  with iPhone DJ and beers in the Surf Lodge.

Party will finish at 11.30pm and from there it is on to some of Bundorans pubs and clubs for those still able.

 

Sun 21st April

Same format for Surfing on Sunday ,  a light breakfast (self service) followed by a warm up and lesson on the beach and then into the water again. this is a chance to improve on Saturday's class and have some fun in the water , instructors will be there to hone your skils.

As usual a Coffee or Hot Chocolate reception when we get back to the surf lodge.

 

Cost:

€95 All Inclusive Package includes:

2 Days Surf lessons and all equipment, surf boards , wetsuits, boots, gloves etc.

2 Days Private bus to and from the beach from the Surf lodge.(Hot Chocolate reception on return from Surfing.)

2 Nights accommodation (private rooms available , sleeps 3 people)

2 Breakfast's and Saturday Evening BBQ Party -  (or Authentic Pizza from our oven depending on weather)

Photos and Video of your Surf lesson will be uploaded to the site for you.  (Perfect for updating your facebook profile. Our camera's are waterproof for up close action)

Plenty of Pubs and Clubs to choose from for our evening entertainment, and you to get to meet a lot of great people for Surfing too.

Hope to See You in the Ocean Soon ....

Davey

 

Car pooling is encouraged and a donation of €10 each way is suggested , please post on the site if you can offer a lift or require a lift.

Any other questions just post a comment here and one of our organisers will come back to you,


 

 

 

 

 

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  • Liana

    Hello all- great weekend! Nice to see eveyone had a good time : ) Sorry I didn't get to head out with you all yesterday. This weekend I was trying to convert 3 ladies to try surfing. I suceeded with one anyway!! Well done on the fancy dress as well!

    2 · April 22, 2013

    • Liana

      If anybody wants the lend of my lovely dress.....no problem!!

      3 · April 26, 2013

    • Dualtach

      I might go as a lovely girl next Halloween!

      1 · April 26, 2013

  • Davey

    Great weekend people , thank you all for making it so much fun.

    If anyone has photo's can you upload them to the site and if anyone has keys for Rougey lodge can you let me know and I'll bring them back up this w/end (few sets of keys missing) see you for Surf drinks soon,
    Davey

    1 · April 22, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Hi Davey, would definately but up for this if it was coming up again. Gutted I couldnt go to the April weekend! Fingers crossed there will be another soon! Maeve

      1 · April 25, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I had so much fun! I even laughed myself into tears at one point. Thanks everyone for an amazing weekend!

    1 · April 23, 2013

  • Dario

    surf, party, good company, even nice weather, what can we ask more?

    2 · April 22, 2013

  • fanny

    Davey where are the photos you took on Saturday before we went surfing and on the beach? Yous took them with the purple camera

    April 22, 2013

  • fanny

    It was a amazing surfing experience asspecially the second day! The instructors gave great encouragement thanks guys! I'll be back :)

    1 · April 22, 2013

  • John M.

    Another great weekend, big thank you to Davey for organising not to mention all that were there and of course the Surf Co!

    1 · April 22, 2013

  • Annmarie b.

    Thanks all for making it a great weekend and hope to see you all soon.

    1 · April 22, 2013

  • Patricia M.

    T'was a great one. Thanks to all. See you soon hopefully.

    2 · April 22, 2013

  • Aideen

    Another fantastic weekend. Great to meet everyone. Hope to see you all again soon.

    2 · April 22, 2013

  • June

    Great weekend.. cheers lads.

    2 · April 22, 2013

  • Jos

    Great to meet you all this weekend.
    Thanks to all at the lodge and surf co and to Davey for organising.
    Hope to see you all again soon!

    1 · April 22, 2013

  • Dualtach

    Thanks for making it a great weekend everyone! Please upload photos and rate the meet up. There will be drinks in Dublin and another surfing meetup shortly. See you all soon

    1 · April 21, 2013

  • Carlos

    Meeting at the lodge in 10 minutes, some of us are going to the bridge bar afterwards. Don't forget to pay at the surf co.

    April 21, 2013

  • Davey

    Meeting in Rougey Lodge at 11.45 for surfing at 12

    April 21, 2013

  • Dualtach

    BBQ is on! Food will be ready in around 20mins. So get down to Rougey! See you all soon

    April 20, 2013

  • Davey

    BBQ. @ 6.30pm in Rougey lodge , see you all there :-) Davey

    April 20, 2013

  • Davey

    Breakfast in Rougey lodge from 8-11am . Surfing at 12 o clock , BBQ at 6.30 and fancy dress party after that . See you in the morning , Davey

    April 20, 2013

  • Leonie

    Any room at the lodge Saturday night if I manage to get out of bed early enough in the morning to travel up???

    April 20, 2013

  • Davey

    Hi All,
    See you in Rougey lodge around 9.30 pm . Carlos and Dualtach are already there , ask for them

    April 19, 2013

  • Dario

    Hey there, it says "1 spot available" is it definitive? is there anyone with some spare free seat?

    April 18, 2013

    • Dario

      Cool see you there..

      April 19, 2013

    • Carlos

      See you guys there!

      April 19, 2013

  • June

    hi.. driving up early tomo morning so if anyone needs a lift i can pick up from red cow or liffey valley (that general area). won't be driving back to dublin on sunday though.

    April 19, 2013

  • Paul B.

    Hi lads, waves look to improve sat afternoon . Any thoughts on surfing later? .....nothing at all to do with me travelling sat morning with a hangover ;)

    April 19, 2013

    • Davey

      we will be in the water for about 1.15pm to catch the tide. getting suited up at 12 , so see you in the water. Surf co will drop you to the beach , see you there dude ,Davey

      April 19, 2013

    • Paul B.

      Sounds good. Twas worth a shot.....

      April 19, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Coming from Dublin after work and will be late on Friday night. Bringing a non-surfing guest. Complete beginner. But good swimmer ;)

    1 · April 14, 2013

    • Davey

      Hi Rigel, are you joining us on this trip or have you cancelled ? just want to get a total of numbers .

      April 18, 2013

  • Nicky

    Boo-urns! Won't be able to make this one - trying desperately to find a new apartment before my first day of work on Mon! Will definitely join you in May - Have a blast :-)

    1 · April 17, 2013

  • Carlos

    Good morning all! We'll have a fancy dress party on saturday and there will be a face painter there too. How cool is that?

    April 17, 2013

  • John C.

    Plans in Galway same weekend :/

    April 15, 2013

  • Donal

    This looks great unfortunately i'm swamped with assignments until the summer but have a great time i hope to hit the water again with yous sooner rather than later!

    April 13, 2013

  • Liana

    Looks like there's a lot going on next weekend including yoga classes and Rougey Lodge's 1st birthday party....fancy dress I believe!!

    April 12, 2013

  • Paul B.

    Davey,
    Looking like I wont make it until 12 on the Sat. I'll confirm tomorrow.
    Is there any chance Sat session would be earlier, would hate to miss it!

    April 11, 2013

    • Davey

      We will be hittin the water around 12 . Don't worry though ,follow us down if needs be . See you then Paul

      April 11, 2013

  • Neil

    Hey is ok to bring my own board for the lessons? It's not a foamie!

    April 7, 2013

    • Carlos

      Sure Neil! You can bring your own board or choose one from the surf co.

      April 11, 2013

  • Annmarie b.

    Hey lads does anyone need a lift next Friday?

    April 8, 2013

  • Annmarie b.

    Hey all does anyone need a lift next fri?

    April 8, 2013

  • fanny

    Hi guys! Is anybody from Dublin? Could I get a lift from somebody? Thanks

    March 27, 2013

    • fanny

      Where do you live or where do you want to meet me? I should be able to drive with you at 4.30.

      April 2, 2013

    • michelle

      Hi Fanny I could meet you at Stillorgan Shopping Centre at 4.30?

      April 8, 2013

  • Dave

    Would have went, but signed up for my friends charity cycle in Blessington on the saturday. Defo next time

    April 8, 2013

  • Nicolette

    Up for this! :)

    1 · April 7, 2013

  • Antonia O.

    Arrrrrgh !!! Im dying to go but I work first and third weekends in the month...Any chance of organising one for the weekend after ?...26th April ??...

    March 27, 2013

    • Davey

      We will do more frequent weekends as the weather picks up . See you soon , Davey

      April 5, 2013

  • Patricia M.

    who is going up for easter weekend ?

    March 29, 2013

  • eddie

    Damn u weekend work ! But I'm determined to get to one of these weekends before summer !

    March 27, 2013

  • Antonia O.

    Or if possible organise the May surf for 2nd or 4th weekend ?

    March 27, 2013

  • Gerry

    Sorry I am in the high court for a few days that week it could spill over for a few days

    March 27, 2013

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