About The Global Boarders Team

15 years since our first lesson, the new look Global Boarders Surf Co. Cornwall is pleased to introduce our strongest ever coaching team for 2020. With over 12 years coaching experience our head coach Chris Brown (current English team coach) leads a team of 7 coaches – Steve, Theo, Penny, Woody, Huck, Alfie & Anne-Marie. All our coaches have been hand picked to ensure the highest levels of quality and professionalism are achieved on a daily basis for all ages and abilities.

Where We Coach From

Global Boarders Surf Co. Cornwall has a permanent bases at Sunset Surf Cafe, Gwithian Towans and Praa Sands.  Where possible we will hold all our surfing programmes at these locations. If the conditions are unsuitable / unsafe at Gwithian & Praa Sands then to minimise cancellations and ensure our clients enjoy the best possible surfing experience, we have mobile licences / permissions to run sessions at; St Ives Bay, Newquay and Marazion.

We work closely with the RNLI Lifeguard and all of our surf school locations run a lifeguard service from April – October 10am – 6pm.

Gwithian Surf School

COVID-19 Update – We are pleased to confirm we will be reopening daily 9am – 6pm from 01st July

Our award winning Gwithian surf school is nestled in the corner of the beautiful St Ives Bay. The picturesque beaches of Gwithian Towans and Godrevy are one of Cornwall’s more quiet and safe surf destinations.

You can find us based at the Sunset Surf Café in Gwithian, where we have excellent facilities for all our surfers, including warm changing rooms and toilets.

Sunset Surf Cafe, 10 Gwithian Towans, TR27 5BT

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Praa Sands Surf School

COVID-19 Update – We are pleased to confirm we will be reopening daily 9am – 6pm from 01st July

We welcome you to our Centre of Excellence, Praa Sands surf school, situated at the Number 1 surfing destination on the South Coast of Cornwall – Praa Sands.

Our expertly-trained team is based just a stone’s throw from these excellent waves which rank well among other locations in Europe. Come and join us as the sun sets over Mounts Bay for an eye-opening spectacle across the shimmering waters of our much loved southern jewel.

Beach Car Park, Castle Dr, Praa Sands, Penzance TR20 9TG

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St Ives Surf School

Our St Ives Bay surf school welcomes you to enjoy award-winning surf lessons within the magical metropolis of St Ives, Cornwall.

Our mobile team operates from just minutes outside the town of St Ives, the most famous of Cornwall’s holiday settlements. The heart of St Ives beats within the picturesque harbour, where by day you can watch generations of local fisherman land the freshest crab, lobster and fish ready to be served in some of Britain’s most desirable restaurants.

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Newquay Surf School

Learn how to surf at Fistral Beach, the most famous surfing beach in the UK

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