With over twenty-five years of surfing experience, professional surfer Kai Dilling, is dedicated to helping students of all ages and abilities safely learn to surf and to appreciate a sport that can become a healthy, relaxing love of a lifetime. Kai is a native of the area, former middle school science teacher, and has surfed internationally and competed in local and national events, including multiple state, east coast, and national titles. Kai is also a certified NASM personal trainer and yoga instructor and produces his own brand of surfboards, Sol Shapes Surfboards. Since 2000, Sol Surfers Surf Camp, LLC has provided a responsible and educational program that centers on safety and ocean knowledge and fun. Private and group lessons and birthday parties are also available and can be arranged by appointment.
Each week long (M-F) surf camp session includes all gear, a Sol Surfers/ Billabong T-shirt, snacks, certificate of achievement, goody bag provided by Billabong, 6-1 student/ instructor ratio to best meet each child’s abilities and comfort level. This package is most recommended for the young beginner ages 8-15. New concepts are introduced each day. Instruction takes place on the beach and in the water. Technical skills are covered as well as safety and etiquette, wind, weather and water conditions, how to select gear and how to read the ocean and watch for the best ride! Camp hours are 9:00am-12:30pm @ E. 8th Street Folly Beach. Shuttle is provided to and from the beach.