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Jamie Knox Surf School runs classes every day during the summer months.
Our surf lessons cater to all levels of ability, fitness and age!

We are now accepting bookings for 2024 with the same prices as 2023



Our ever popular 5 day surf club is a great way to introduce youngsters, teenagers and parents to the exciting sport of surfing in a fun, safe and controlled environment. Guided by experienced certified instructors in Brandon Bay, the best surf location in Kerry. Learn the fundamentals of catching and riding waves and push your surfing to the next level with Duncan Knox and the team.

Students are welcome to join multiple clubs throughout the summer to maximize their skill growth. Enjoy surfing at any skill level.

Our Surf Club is designed for ages 7+

Clubs run throughout July, August and every Mid Term break. Monday to Friday.
€125 per person

AM SESSION: 10.30 - 12.00
PM SESSION: 12.30 - 14.00

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Surf lessons

Irish Surf Association Recognised, fully qualified instructors and O'Neill Wetsuits will insure you have a fantastic surf experience.

Surf Lesson

Join us on our most popular lesson! Our instructors will provide comprehensive beach side instruction, ensuring you grasp the basics before taking to the water. This lesson takes place in waist-deep water, allowing you to gain confidence in a safe environment.

Adults €40 | Students €35 | U18's €35

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Private one on one

Elevate your skills with specialized assistance from Duncan and the team, paired with optional video analysis on this 1.5 hour+ course.

Suitable for all surf abilities. 

Starting at €60

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With their wealth of knowledge and expertise, Duncan and the rest of the JKW surf team will tailor the lesson to your individual needs, ensuring rapid progress and an unforgettable time in the water.

Our one-on-one surf lesson is suitable for surfers of all abilities. Whether you're a beginner looking to catch your first wave or an experienced surfer seeking to refine your style or specific skills, your instructor will provide the guidance and support you need to reach your goals.

As part of this surf course, you'll have the option to enhance your learning through video analysis. This allows you to visually review and analyze your technique, helping you fine-tune your skills and take your surfing to new heights.

1 hour session €60
1.5 hour session €80
add 1 hour video analysis & your footage to keep +€40

Private Groups

Ideal for families, hen and stag groups, we cater to all types of parties. Dive into the waves and embrace the thrill with confidence, creating unforgettable memories along the way.

Starting at €150 for 4 people

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Families: Experience the ultimate blend of family fun and peace of mind! Watch the kids grow in confidence as they tame the waves, or laugh at Mum and Dad as they try to find their feet. Whatever happens you'll have great memories and the tea time conversations will never be the same again. Book your family surf adventure today and enjoy a secure and exhilarating experience like no other!

Starting at €150 
+€37.50 per extra persons
Includes wetsuit & board rental

Hens and Stags: Celebrate your hen or stag do in epic style! We've found that surfing is the ultimate activity for unforgettable moments and endless laughter. The close proximity of everyone in the water creates hilarious situations that will be talked about for years to come, whether it's reliving the memories at the pub or during the best man's speech. Feel free to bring additional costumes for the hen or stag, but do be mindfull that costumes will get wet.

Starting at €30/person
Includes wetsuit & board rental
minimum 12 people

If you are booking more than 16 people please give us a call so we can properly accomodate for you. 

Advanced Surf

Tour different surf spots in a group of up to 5 surfers. Challenge yourself in diverse environments while recieving assistance perfecting your technique on this advanced course. Video analysis optional. 

Starting at €60

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Take your surfing to the next level with our advanced surf course. This is an opportunity to challenge yourself in new surf conditions such as beach breaks, reefs, and more along the dingle peninsula.

Our instructors will provide expert guidance and assistance, whether you're aiming to master powerful turns, improve your barrel riding, or refine your aerial maneuvers, this advanced course is designed to cater to your specific goals. 

The combination of diverse surf spots, video analysis, and dedicated coaching will accelerate your progress and unlock your full potential as an advanced surfer. Join us for an advanced surf lesson that will leave you stoked and hungry for more waves!  

1.5 hour session €60
add 1 hour video analysis & your footage to keep +€40


Meet our Instructors!

All of our instructors are ISA certified and very friendly. Find out more about them below!

Duncan Knox
Clubs & Advanced Lessons

With over a decade of instructing experience, Duncan brings both passion and lots of knowledge to his students. He's an expert in all things surfing, windsurfing, foiling, winging, and Maharees; where he was born and raised.

Beginners & Clubs

Rob is an art teacher during the year and is joining us for his second summer season with JKW! He's been surfing since he was 15 and loves sharing his passion for the water and the outdoors with all the youngsters.

Beginners & Clubs

One of our younger instructors, Connor enjoys both surfing and windsurfing. He splits his time between Kerry and Galway.

Surf rentals

Surf hire & rentals available year round


O'Neill 5/3 wetsuits for ages 4+ to XXXL
€8 per hour
€25 24 hours
€80 5 days

Boogie Boards

42" boards available
€8 per hour
€20 24 hours
€50 5 days

Foam Surfboards

SoftBoards available in sizes 7' - 8' - 9' 
€12 per hour
€30 24 hours
€100 5 days

Epoxy Surfboards

(intermediate to advance surfers)
Torq surfboard range
6'6" Fish | 6'10" Fish
7'2" Funboard
7'6" Mini Mal | 8'0" Mini Mal
9'0" Longboard
€20 per hour/€40 24 hours/€120 5 days

Surf Gallery

Windsurfing Lessons

Want to try other ways to get out on the water?
Try windsurfing today!


Our online shop has the best summer styles and all the accessories you need to get you out on the water!