LEARN SURF TECHNIQUES

SURF CAMP
TO IMPROVE SKILLS

Empty Line Ups Gym And High Performance Trainers The Best Spot To Surf In Guatemala Resort With Food And Luxury Lodging

SURF COACHING RETREATS

THE SURF CAMP

The camp includes; All meal times at the Hotel. Personalized menu by the Chef of the camp for each client, with fresh ingredients and of the best quality according to the needs and preferences of each participant. All the snacks and food from the menu that the client wants to consume during their stay. And all non-alcoholic beverages that the participant wants to consume. Alcoholic drinks available with charge.

DAILY TRAINIG

The professional surfers in charge of the surf retreats have taken the training classes to the maximum so that you can improve your skills and physical performance.

SURFING TIME

Routine in the Sea. 1 or 2 daily routines, depending on sea conditions and tides.

POOL TRAINING

Daily pool routine for training. Balance, Rowing, Duck dive and Apnea.

GYM TRAINING

Daily gym routines for training. Also Exercises, Yoga and Surf Skate.

VIDEO ANALYSIS

Video analysis of the session carried out during the training day to improve.

SURFING

Surfing time is incredible, because it is the moment in which you will become familiar with the spot and put into practice the lessons learned during theory and training in the gym, pool or skatepark. Also during surfing time, you will be supervised by a team of professionals and a coach in charge of the camp, who will guide you and see the points where you need reinforcement, to give you techniques that will change the way you see surfing.

POOL

Pool training is very important to maintain the safety of athletes, performing exercises such as apnea for example. It helps prepare us for all kinds of circumstances within the sea. But this is only one of the exercises, we also practice balance, paddle and duck dive, to polish the technique of all surfers and improve their performance when they are in action.

GYM

Gym training helps athletes to develop at their peak, both in health, physically and mentally. Surfing is a sport that demands a lot of physical performance, a lot of dexterity and these are precisely the points that are reinforced in the gym. In addition to others, such as agility, resistance and balance. The gym has professional equipment suitable for high performance athletes, professional trainers and a surf skate, to practice before going to sea.

ANALYSIS

Video analysis is the best way for you to notice your mistakes, improve your technique and analyze your weak points together with the team of professionals. The coaches will document all your practices with professional equipment and you will not even notice it, so that at the end of the camp, in addition to taking the material as a souvenir, you can compare your progress, before, during and after the camp, we assure you that the difference does noticeable!

Available Dates Calendar

Exclusive Lineups For The Camp & High Performance Trainers

Improve your surfing skills with our personalized camp and receive the most pleasant attention from our high-performance hosts and coaches. In groups of 6 participants, divided into 2 participants per coach, with a very high-level coaching staff and a 100% personalized program, according to your abilities.

FEBRUARY
GUATEMALA / HOTEL MAYA JADE
DATE
05 - 09
OPEN
6
SOLD
0

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Hey! We leave you some questions that surfers frequently ask us before coming to the surf camp. We hope this information is very helpful for you, that you come to know the best spot to surf in Guatemala, that you taste the best tropical cuisine and that you learn the best techniques to ride each wave.

What is the maximum and minimum number of people per camp?

The Camp accepts a minimum of 4 surfers to make the reservation and admits a maximum of 6 surfers. Non-surfer companions are unlimited.

Can I bring non-surfer companions with me to the surf camp?

The Camp does accept non-surfer participants and the number is unlimited. They will have the same meals, access to facilities and will sleep in the same apartment as you.

CAN I CUSTOMIZE MY FOOD DURING THE ENTIRE SURF CAMP?

After making your reservation we will send you a form so that you can specify your allergies, if you have any diet or special needs, what you prefer and what you do not prefer that the private chef prepare for you.

WHERE ARE THE SURF CAMPS HELD AND HOW CAN I GET THERE?

The surf camp takes place at Hotel Maya Jade, Hotel & Resort located in Santa Rosa, Chiquimulilla in Guatemala. If you do not live in Guatemala we will pick you up at La Aurora International Airport in Guatemala, the price does not include the plane ticket.

WHO WILL BE THE HEAD TRAINER DURING THE SURF CAMP?

CARLOS ARTAVIA "KALI" One of the most important high level Surfing Coaches in Latin America. Coach of the selection of the Nosara Surf Team in Costa Rica and Guatemala.

IS THE SPOT REALLY GOOD FOR SURFING AND HAVE THERE BEEN EVENTS THERE?

The surf camp takes place in the best spot for surfing in Guatemala. Where the Bicentennial of Surfing, The Latin American Surf, and other international events take place!

Can you take me to see other tourist places in Guatemala, after the camp?

At the end of the camp we can take you to see the most iconic and tourist places in Guatemala. During your reservation you can choose the places you want, put together your package and pay an additional charge.

Can I practice other sports besides surfing at Hotel Maya Jade?

In addition to Surfing, you can practice Kayak, Wakeboard, Paddle Board, Surf Skate, Efoil, Sport Fishing and Volleyball. All sports with professional equipment and instructor, some are practiced in the canal and others in the sea.

Chef at your disposal

Personalized food menu throughout the surf camp.

During the Surf Camp you will have a personalized diet, according to your palate and your restrictions in case you are vegan or vegetarian, suffer from allergies, strict diets, etc. The chef will be serving exotic dishes, as you have chosen in the question form that we will send you right after making your reservation.

 

Exotic dishes that you have never tried before, cooked by a renowned Chef, with the freshest products in the area.

The Perfect Accommodation For Surfers In Guatemala​

Hotel Maya Jade is the perfect place for surfers from all over the world, because we know what you need to increase your skills in a week of camp, as well as a comfortable and luxurious place facing the sea, with bar & restaurant.

Hotel Maya Jade The spot where year after year the Open Latin American Surf is celebrated.

Maya Jade’s Rosario Surf Spot is recognized for holding the Open Latin American Surf in Guatemala year after year. This event is held in this place because, in addition to having the best weather, views, and surfing tide, it is a very safe and clean place.

Hotel Maya Jade the iconic surf spot in Guatemala, for the surf celebrations held at our facilities, such as: The Bicentennial of surfing and the Open Latin American Surf. It is also the official facility of the Guatemalan Surfing Association for having a high-performance gym for surfers, swimming pools for practicing, professional trainers, and a surf skate track. The hotel is spacious and has comfortable and luxurious rooms, so that surfers can rest comfortably. The hotel is safe and has very friendly and attentive staff in each of your needs.

TESTIMONIALS

BRING YOUR FAMILY, PARTNER OR NON-SURFING FRIENDS

50% DISCOUNT FOR NON-SURFERS COMPANIONS. BOOK TODAY FOR ONLY $2,350 AND SHARE AN APARTMENT WITH A SURFER.

PROFESSIONAL SURFER AND SURF COACH

CARLOS ARTAVIA "KALI"

One of the most important high level Surfing Coaches in Latin America.

 

He has been training successful people from all over the world for more than 10 years, who want to practice surfing or take their technique to another level and who cannot wait two years to enter a camp; who want to have a higher level of coaching than most camps offer; or who want to see results and improvements in their technique in an accelerated way.

Currently

Carlos Artavia is currently Head Coach of the Guatemalan National Team, the Maya Jade Surf Team in Guatemala and the Nosara Surf Team in Costa Rica.

Achievements

Among his most important achievements is being for more than X years the Chief Judge of the tour of the Latin American Surfing Association - El Alas -, which runs the professional surfing circuit for Latin America. He was also part of the Coaching team for the Costa Rican team, in 2015 when the Ticos won the ISA World Surfing Championship for the first and only time.

WE CAN ALSO TAKE YOU TO GET TO KNOW ALL OF GUATEMALA

YOU CAN ALSO CHOOSE THE PLACES YOU WOULD LIKE TO SEE AT THE END OF THE SURF CAMP. WE TAKE YOU ANYWHERE IN THE COUNTRY!

Get to know the impressive destination, Guatemala. A country rich in culture, history, beautiful places and wonderful people. You cannot leave Guatemala without first visiting; Antigua Guatemala or maybe Peten, Atitlan, Huehuetenango is to climb one of the many impressive volcanoes in Guatemala. We can take you wherever you want, choose it in the reservation form for an additional charge.

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