Surf May Through September
Season - May through September
Garrett is a Certified Surf Instructor with Surfing Western Australia and is qualified in Community Surf Rescue, First Aid and CPR with Surf Life Saving Australia; so you can be assured that you are receiving the best in terms of progression and safety.
His qualifications and personal surfing experience have equipped him with an in depth understanding of Surf Skill Acquisition, Surf Equipment, Physical Conditioning and Surf Safety.
Having previously coached in Morocco, South West France and Western Australia, he is looking forward to bringing this experience to Southern Sri Lanka in 2013. Through previous trips to Sri Lanka Garrett has gained a solid understanding of the surf conditions and various breaks along the south coast, enabling him to decide on the most appropriate break and conditions for your skill level, from beginner to the advanced.
Each session is tailored to the individual with the focus varying from understanding the ocean, catching and standing up on your first wave all the way to perfecting your bottom turn and carve. A mixture of ocean and dry sessions is incorporated ensuring you have a great mix of technical and practical understanding.
Garrett is also a fully qualified Physiotherapist and Yoga Instructor and brings this understanding of the musculoskeletal system, the breath and movement to his Surf Coaching. Incorporating pre and post surf training sessions looking at breath control, core strength, flexibility and fitness. A great session to take home with you to keep your surf fitness in and out of the water.
Garrett is available for private or group coaching sessions or a combination of 4, 7, 10 day Surf or Surf/Yoga/Health and Wellbeing Retreats through Talalla Retreat.
The most important thing is that the sessions are FUN! There is no greater feeling than riding a wave and that is what Surf Coaching at Talalla is all about, sharing the joys of the ocean and wave riding! A must on your next trip to the south coast of Sri Lanka!