ABOUT US

ABOUT US

PHILOSOPHYフィロソフィー

Aloha and welcome to Surfer Girl Academy!

Whether surfing is something you have never tried, or is something you want to improve, we are here for you! Get up on your first wave and learn about local breaks here on Oahu! Our team is talented, friendly, safe, and will care to your specific needs. Here at Surfer Girl Academy, we are all real surfers, who are all CPR and lifeguard certified.

Surfer Girl Academy offers private and group lessons, in surfing, body boarding, and stand up paddle boarding. We also provide surf tours, and equipment rentals. We are located on the island of Oahu. We provide surf lessons at uncrowded surf spots in Waikiki, Honolulu, North Shore and the West Shore of Oahu.

Come join us for a truly unforgettable experience, and feel the warm aloha from Hawaii. Let's go surf!

WHY SGA?Surfer Girl Academyの魅力

Surfer Girl Academy is about safety!

POINT 1Comfort!

All SGA instructors are experienced surfers that speak both English and Japanese, so they can easily and safely instruct students.

Surfer Girl Academy is about comfort!

POINT 2Safety!

All SGA instructors are lifeguard certified and licensed in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) for the safety of our students.

Surfer Girl Academy is about convenience!

POINT 3Convenience!

We handle all parts of the lessons from pick up → lesson → drop-off. Once you've made a reservation, simply change into a swimsuit and let us handle the rest!

VOICESお客様の声

Becka K.

18 total reviews

"What an amazing team led by Mito at SGA! I had requested a beginner's session completely last minute and she happily accommodated our schedule with an 8am..."

Posted on: 2019-07-31 11:56:20

Long B.

18 total reviews

"Every instructors r super friendly n nice, u can learn not only surfing but also the aloha. :) This Place is so recommendable for tourists who aren't not..."

Posted on: 2019-04-06 13:13:45

Brad W.

18 total reviews

"My wife, myself, and my 10 and 14 year old girl all went out for surf lessons with this company. We couldn't be happier. They showed up on time to pick us..."

Posted on: 2019-04-12 10:20:55

OWNER & ADVISERオーナー & 顧問

MITO KASUYA

Mito is a professional body boarder and open water swimmer. Mito traveled around the world competing in world tours. The former Japanese champion has placed 5th in a world tour and has ranked 8th in the world. She fell in love with Hawaii’s ocean and has lived on the island of Oahu for more than 10 years. She now teaches surfing and travels around the world for photo shoots.

SHUJI KASUYA

Shuji is one of Japan’s legendary professional surfers. The 2 time Japanese Grand Champion has lived in Hawaii for nearly 30 years and is still a competitive and sponsored surfer. He has been on numerous magazine covers and still travels around the world surfing and shooting. Along with his surfing career, he also runs his own surfboard company “SK Surfboards” and provides both local and international surfers with high quality surf boards.

INSTRUCTORSインストラクター

  • YUKO KAWAMAE

    (MANAGER)

    Winner of the 2012 Local Motion Surf Into Summer Women’s Champ, and a Yoga and Surf Lifestyle specialist, Yuko has proven to have the skill and flow mastered by a lifetime of surfing. She specializes in short board training and spreading Aloha!!!

  • KAWIKA KAHI'APO

    Kawika is a born and raised Hawaiian soul surfer. Hailing from the windward side of Oahu, he has been teaching surfing for over 10 years. On any given day you can find Kawika either charging overhead sets or cruising some long crumbly waves. Whatever your style, let a local experienced instructor take you out to the best breaks!!!

  • MARI HILL

    Born and raised in Hawaii, a passionate surfer with such an outgoing personality. Although a girl, Mari rips like the boys and if she is not working, she will be in the water surfing! Mari is especially popular with children and teenagers who come back every year to take her lessons.

  • KOTA YAMAMOTO

    Coming soon!

  • INNE KA'ANOI

    Coming soon!

  • ANGELA MAKI

    Coming soon!

  • KENTO LEWIS

    Coming soon!

MAPレッスン開催地

Our office location and lesson location are conveniently located near Waikiki, just a short distance from most hotels!

Our lesson location has an amazing view of Diamond Head, as well as a perfect view of the Hawaii sunset, to compliment your experience!

If you are lucky, while in the water, you may also have the chance to meet a few of our friends, the local dolphins and turtles!

Meeting Locationレッスン集合場所

Surfer Girl Academy Town Surf Break

For those customer that would like to meet us at the surf break, our town surf break is located near the Ala Moana Boat Harbor. Follow the road toward the ocean to the parking lot.