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Van Curaza Surf School


Van Curaza Surf School is all about SURFING, SAFETY, and FUN! VCSS is the premier surf school serving the central coast of California. Founded and run by local legendary waterman Van Curaza, VCSS is passionate about sharing the stoke of surfing and beauty of the ocean. Since 1979, Van has been teaching surfing and ocean safety, along with community and environmental awareness. In addition to teaching hundreds of people his passion, he has also founded a successful non-profit organization called Amazing Surf Adventures, which teaches wounded military to overcome challenges one wave at a time. From first-timers and beginners, to expert surfers and differently-abled individuals, we invite anyone to enjoy a surfing experience of a lifetime! With us, your dream to surf will be fulfilled!

  • Lessons & Camps
  • Outdoor Activities
  • Surf Lessons
  • Water Sports