Learn Wave Surfing at eCamp
No, we are not talking about surfing the internet, but on a great new way to experience eCamp and Israel. You are invited to learn how to surf the waves of the Mediterranean Sea and become the master of your surfing board. At the Surf & Tech track you will enjoy a daily surfing workshop at the beach as well as two tech workshops, and all the afternoon fun the eCamp program has to offer. The surfing lessons are led by certified guides of Galim, Israel's leading surfing school.
* Program carries an additional fee.
Daily Surf&Tech Program:
8:00 - Champions breakfast
8:45 - Camp-wide opening circle
9:00 - Ride down to the beach
9:30 - 11:30 - Wave surfing course - learn how to surf the waves and become the master of your surfing board.
12:00 - First tech workshop back at the village.
1:30pm - Lunch
2:30pm - Second tech workshop
More fun till night time with the rest of eCamp.
Note: hours may differ from group to group
Surf Like a Pro!
Campers at the Surf & Tech track get the whole deal! A surfing cap and a special sunscreen, and a full outfit including shirt and professional surfing wetsuit! (worth $110!)
Cost of track
Participation at Surf & Tech track carries an additional fee of $240.
Click here for dates and prices for summer 2013.
How to join?
- Register to eCamp and choose Surf & Tech for the desired session.
- Already registered to eCamp? tell us by email you want to take the surfing track: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Where is the beach and how far is it from camp?
The course will take place at Maayan-Tzvi beach, about 15 minute drive from eCamp.
For which ages does it fit? Do I need past experience?
You may join the surfing track at any age of 7-18. No experience required but if you have surfed the waves before you will keep improving!
Who are the guides? How many campers in a group?
The surfing lessons are led by certified guides of Galim, Israel's leading surfing school. They are joined by a eCamp counselor who rides to the beach with the group and supervises the activity. Maximum of 5 campers are under supervision of each staff member.
Do I need to bring my surfing board? Surfing wetsuit?
You need to bring nothing with you except of tons of energy! You will receive everything from us, including the surfboard for the duration of the course and a complete kit of wetsuit shorts and shirt, special cap and sunscreen.
Is the water wet?
Visit Galim surf school website (Hebrew)
See you @ the beach!