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Skimboarding lesson at Ipanema Beach

Skimboarding lesson at Ipanema Beach

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Equipment
Languages:Offered in English, Portuguese and Spanish

About your host

I'm the founder of OndaSkim, which promotes the sport and offers lessons in skimboarding. I've been a professional skimboarder for over a decade and I have been to multiple countries to teach at the most recognized skim schools.
Lucas
Lucas
Lucas
Lucas

What we’ll do

Skimboarding is a water sport where you catch waves on a skimboard—a board that's similar to a surfboard but smaller and without fins. Skimboarding is different from surfing in that you don't paddle out to catch waves, but rather skim along the shorebreak. I'll teach you about safety protocol, and get you sliding on a thin layer of water. You might even catch a wave on your first day. You can also…

What else you should know

Bring a swimsuit, sunscreen, and be ready to get in the water.

What I’ll provide

Equipment
Skimboards I will lend each guest one of my very own Skimboards, based on their weight.

What to bring

Water
Sunscreen
Shorts or Bikini

Guest reviews

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Where you'll be

We will meet at beautiful Ipanema Beach in the South Zone of Rio. If the wind conditions are bad, we will meet at Posto 8 and possibly go to Praia do Diabo, a five-minute walk from our meeting point.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 7 guests ages 6 and up can attend.

More tips

Bring a swimsuit, sunscreen, and be ready to get in the water.
Lucas
surf lesson
Skimboarding lesson at Ipanema Beach
11 reviews
From $43/person
11 reviews
From $43/person