COBIE CHAPMAN'S BIG ISLAND
Welcome to Cobie Chapman's Big Island Surf CO. We are located on the Big Island of Hawaii. We offer a wide selection of options to choose from, with our professional local instructors. All of our instructors maintain their active certifications for Life Guard, First Aid, CPR and AED. We are also certified by the DLNR. Cobie Chapman's Big Island Surf CO. is a family owned and operated business. Contact us directly for any questions or special requests. Book your surfing experience with us, today!
This is our Surf Shop. We are currently open to the public. We are located at 74-592 Hale Makai Place, Kailua Kona, Hawaii 96740. The Surf Shop is where we will conduct check in, paperwork and land demonstrations. Come by today and check us out when you are in town! Give us a call with any questions you may have as well. Please wear a face mask and follow proper social distancing guidelines if you plan on visiting our shop! Thank you.
CLASSES AND COURSES
Cobie Chapmans Big Island Surf Co. provides an integrated course schedule of learning through exploration, safety and FUN! We provide lessons everyday of the week 6:00 am - 2:00 pm. Every lesson is two hours long in the water. Check-in and land demonstration not included in the two hour session. Our reservation lines are open 24/7. We have you covered If you are looking for light easy going waves, or if you are experienced and would like to go on some bigger waves. We also have you covered. We provide lessons for all skill levels and ages. Come experience some one of a kind waves on the Big Island of Hawaii!
GROUP SURF LESSON.
Group Surf Lessons can not exceed more than ten people. Anyone under the age of twelve is not eligible to join the Group Surfing Lesson. Every lesson is two hours long and will include a fifteen minute land demonstration about what skills we will be using and about basic ocean safety. Our Group Surfing Lesson will be a four student to one instructor ratio.
SEMI-PRIVATE SURF LESSON.
Semi-Private Surfing Lessons are private lessons for one to three people. If the student can swim and they are under the age of twelve, they may be eligible to join with family/friends. Every surf lesson is two hours long and will include a fifteen minute land demonstration about what skills we will be using and about basic ocean safety. Our Semi-Private Surf Lessons will be a three student to one instructor ratio.
PRIVATE SURF LESSON.
This is a Private Surfing Lesson for a one on one experience, for the best experience possible. This lesson can not exceed more then one person. A Private Lesson can teach all ages. Student must be able to swim. Every surf lesson is two hours long and will include a fifteen minute land demonstration about what skills we will be using and about basic ocean safety. Our Private Surf Lessons will be a one student to one instructor ratio.
PRIVATE SURF ADVENTURE (BASIC)
Private Surf Adventure (Basic) - This lesson will be started off at our surf shop. We will check-in and do a fifteen minute land demonstration going over basic water safety rules and regulations. From here we will have a list at the surf shop of a few water safe locations to choose from. Unlike our regular private lessons, this lesson will not be held at the normal location. Some of these locations may include some walking with the surfboard. When we get to the location you have chosen, we will go over the location from the land and go over all safety again before we head out. This surf lesson is two hours long in the water.
PRIVATE SURF ADVENTURE (ADVANCED)
Private Surf Adventure (Advanced) - This surf lesson will start off at the surf shop for check in. We will do a fifteen minute land demonstration going over basic water safety and regulations. From here there will be a list of surfing locations to choose from, you may choose two surfing locations. Some of the locations include walking with the surf board. When we get to each surfing location we will go over the location and water safety rules of that location again before we head out. The lesson will run four hours long in the water, two hours at each location. One hour of check-in and transportation.
BEACH EXPLORATION TOUR.
Beach Exploration Tour - Unlike our other courses, this course will not involve surfing in the water. We will begin at our surf shop with check in. The client may choose four beach locations they would like to visit. We will escort the clients to each beach location. We will spend about thirty minutes at each of the locations. While we are there we will walk around and learn about the history of each beach location. This lesson will be two hours long. Up to four people may join the Beach Exploration Tour.
WHAT WE OFFER YOU!
Come and enjoy the beautiful waters on the Big Island of Hawaii.
During the two hour surfing lesson you will be provided the use of a ten foot soft top surfboard, a rash guard for your protection and a pair of reef shoes that will protect your feet from most reef bound injuries. We also provide a first application of reef safe sunscreen for each client! At the end of the lesson you will be provided with snacks and water.
ABOUT YOUR SURF INSTRUCTOR.
My name is Cobie Chapman. I was born and raised on the Big Island of Hawaii. I have twelve years of surfing experience and seven years of teaching experience. I worked for various surf schools over the years and decided it was time to begin my own surf company. It makes me happy to teach people how to surf and stay safe while doing so, in the beautiful place i get to call home. Currently i hold my certifications for Lifeguard, First Aid, CPR and AED through the red cross. Come down to the surf shop, or give us a call if you have any questions!
Surfing T-Shirts From Hawaii.
Custom T-Shirts from the Big Island of Hawaii. Black T-Shirt with White design. Clean and simple. All orders come with a signed photograph of Cobie Chapman in Hawaii. For a limited time T-Shirts also come with a mini sticker from Hawaii. Order your T-Shirts today in our online store. Coupons can only be applied one time per order.