Open Ocean Surfing
Open Ocean was started in 1990 and is the original and first surf school in Half Moon Bay.
A native to the Bay Area and Half Moon Bay, Dave learned to surf at the age of 12 and has never stopped. Dave has dedicated his life to surfing the local waves and making the coastside his home. A Graduate of University of California Santa Cruz, Dave’s classroom experience ranges from preschool to high school including Physical Education and coaching at various schools and facilities in the Bay Area. Cumulatively over 25 years, Dave has introduced well over 5,000 students to surfing and a love for the ocean. Many of these students have made surfing their life, coming back to share stories of adventure found at the beach.
Take your first ride with us!
It was a little challenging making a schedule with Dave but I was patient and he was just so nice when I talk to him on the phone.
Dave was a really good...
My 12 year old son just wrapped up a week long surf camp and had the best experience ever. Plenty of staff to keep kids safe and they were up on their...
Dave is the best! I've never surfed before and his class was perfect for a first timer. He's patient and makes sure everyone is completely comfortable...