Christophe has been living at Guethary for 15 years and knows all the surf breaks of the area very well ; he’ll take you to the most suitable break of the day according to your level. Christophe grew up in a Pyrenean ski resort which makes him an all year round instructor, and when he’s not surfing his home break, he’s in the 3 valleys on board or skis. He supervises all the technical aspects of the ESG of which he is one of the founders.

Teaching & coaching experience : 15 years.

Dominique also one of the founders, has been involved with surfing in France for many years and oversees the organization. She will sort out any problems which might arise and will try as hard as she can to make your trip memorable.

Surf school & camps experience : 12 years.

Henri is the instructor of ESG ; he has been body boarding since his childhood and surfing for 12 years, when he’s not snapping the lip or getting tube at la Gravière, he’s playing his guitar for “Gwa’yav” , local band from Hossegor. If you don’t know what cool is he’ll make you understand and give you precious tips on how to well behave in lively water and he will dramatically improve your surfing.

Teaching experience : 10 years.


They wait for you, along with their staff on the Basque coast, to introduce you to the passion of surfing and the Basque country.

  • Classes with or without lodging

  • Courses of stand-up paddle board  * NEW *

  • Surf Camp with surf and spanish classes * NEW *

  • Open all year

  • Beginners and advanced

  • Declared to the "French Ministry of the Youth and Sports"



Henri and his students

Domi, Ragoon and Drop

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