Rapidly progress your surfing by simulating it on land

Learn to flow and what good surfing and Style feels like

Developed by Clayton Nienaber
Professional Surf Coach, Shaper and Surfer for over 25 years

More time in the water Doesn't equal Progression

Land based training has been the missing link for thousands of surfers

Rapidly develop style and technique as you develop the foundations of proper, effortless technique using a surf skate. No two waves are the same and as the wave is fleeting, you don’t have the time to practice over and over, making small changes to feel the difference. 

Feel what good surfing and style feels like, take advantage of a surf skate and any pavement to practice your surfing. Get instant feedback from the surf skateboard and instantly know how to make a change to perfect it. Train your body and mind to remember how to surf on land so you can do it in the water without thinking.

What Current Students are Saying

Sneak peak at the course

By the end of the program, you won't even recognise your previous surfing

What you'll learn

retrain your body and mind on land, for success in the water

Across 4 distinct topics, you'll learn about:


Learn how to find comfort and confidence in neutral stance on a moving board. Understand how every subtle change in stance relates to your board and impacts your surfing and abilityy.  

Coffee cup

Build balance and control through movement patterns. Improve your style and Learn to use minimal movement to control the board and simplify you surfing. By using a coffee cup and not spilling any water, you’ll be 100% in control. 

Compress, Lean and Twist

Master the three fundamental movement patterns to surfing and turn them into muscle memory. Understand and feel how each different movement pattern affects your board, style, speed and direction. 


Feel what it is like to turn a surfboard, flow between manoeuvres and do it at speed. Develop a repertoire of manoeuvres through repetition and practicing actual surfing technique on a surf skate. Get instant feedback from the board so you know what feels good and what doesn’t, make adjustments as you create your own style.

Who's this program for?

say goodbye to bad habits, regardless of skill, age or location

Whether your surfing 1ft or 6ft surf, haven’t skated before or have been surfing your whole life, the program will retrain and replace bad habits in your surfing and train good habits, understanding, awareness and critical analysis of your own surfing. 

If you’re learning to surf or skate its even better as you have minimal to no bad habits to replace, which will translate to a faster progression simply training good habits from the start.

Everything included in the program

A Lifetime of Value

Where will your surfing be in 30 days?

Surfing doesn't have to be frustrating

Start frothing after each session, regardless of what the waves were doing

Do you leave the surf thinking I didn’t get any waves, I didn’t do anything good or I only got that one good wave? Head into every surf pumped and start co-ordinating with your body and board to get the most out of every wave.

Within a week, your surfing will rapidly progress as you suddenly start noticing, analysing and critiquing your own surfing, the conditions and every other surfing. You will suddenly unlock all the missing links between good surfing and bad, and begin understanding how to fix them.

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, you have lifetime access to the program and it’ll record and keep your progress or you can clear it and start again when you want to refresh

You can access the program through our platform on our website, either on your computer, tablet or phone.

An app is in development and you will be notified when it launches so you can train anywhere at anytime and even use it without internet

A new surfboard is amazing, feels great and gets us excited, but doesn’t suddenly make us a better surfer.

Starting on the accelerated surfing program is an investment into your surfing technique, knowledge and ability. This will ensure on any surfboard you will be able to perform as you will be able to control the surfboard based on its design to perform the way you want it.

The program starts on land and will transition to a surf skate.

You will need a surf skate board. We have recommendations for a surf skate and will follow up with an email on which ones to get.

No, the program will guide you how to ide a surf skate properly and not develop bad habits like wiggling for speed.

By never skating before, you enter with no bad habits and less work to retrain your body.

No, more time in the water doesn’t equal faster progression. It simply compounds bad habits, if you want to progress your surfing, you need to break the chains of bad habits and build muscle memory. When we are surfing, the time on the wave is minimal and probably counts for minutes in an hour. So using land training drills you can build the muscle memory and then take that to the ocean and repeat the movements on command. Ready for your next surf trip!

Surf Skate Foundations, stands on its own but also builds off the land based training in Cardboard Surfer and Bosu Surfer. Applying all three training methods will set you up for success.

Surf Skate Foundations also links into the Advanced Surf Skate Program which will take your skating to ramps and bowls to truly simulate surfing.

Yes, at check out, select the payment plan options and you can pay for the program in smaller instalments over a few months?

We believe so strongly in this program and it has helped thousands of surfers improve their surfing that we are happy to offer a 30 day money back guarantee for you to try it out. This is a game changing program and we want you to feel like you can try it out without fear of it being a waste of money.

Try the program, use it, practice at home and if you don’t feel the program has provided you any value or isn’t helping you, simply contact us and we’ll sort it out. It’s that easy.

take the pressure out of surfing

Steve Burns, "My mates didn't even recognise me surfing"

Steve thought he had to spend more time in the water to progress his surfing. This was the first time surfing and the actual movements and mechanics of surfing had been broken down so easily for him, that he could then apply it. It’s taken all the pressure out of surfing for him. The program is just so simple.

Where will your surfing be in 30 days?

Never let bad technique ruin a surf for you again

How will your surfing improve when you can constantly work on your technique, build muscle memory and remove bad habits from your surfing? Take the shortest route to progress your surfing and start simulating surfing on a surf skateboard. Feel what good style and technique should feel like. Build muscle memory so that when you hit the water, you can surf like you’re on autopilot

Start now and see how far your surfing will progress in 30 days or your money back. 

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