Frequently asked questions
What are the camper requirements?
Camps are designed for ages 7-13. We ask that our participants are comfortable in the ocean and on the beach. Parents/guardians must sign and return the Registration Agreement prior to scheduled lesson(s).
Payment & Registration
The registration form must be signed, emailed, and delivered prior to the lesson date or printed and delivered with the camper at the beginning of camps/lessons. Payment for all camps/lessons must be paid prior to activities. We accept Paypal, Venmo, cash, or check.
The Sandy Avocado Surf Camp is fully insured by Accord & John M. Glover Agency. All campers/parents/guardians must fill out our hold harmless agreement prior to camp participation.
Cancellations by Us
Sometimes conditions are not suitable for operation and we have to cut the day short or cancel. We cancel for thunder & lightning, extreme wind, dangerous wave conditions, & extreme fog. We closely monitor weather conditions and do our best to keep operating on our scheduled days. Shortened camp or lesson time will be made up at a new scheduled time. Cancelled camps or lessons will be scheduled for a new time as well. You will be notified for cancellations by text message and/or voice call one hour before your scheduled time.
Cancellations by You
We understand that life happens and we implement a cancellation policy that ensures a good experience for all. To receive a full refund, cancellations must be made at least 24 hours prior to the scheduled camp/lesson time. All other cancellations will be rescheduled for another date/time without a refund.
Tipping is not expected or required. If you feel inspired to tip, our instructors will appreciate!.
When and where is camp?
Camp is on Taylor Avenue in Beach Haven, NJ and operates July 6, 2020- August 26, 2020, Monday-Wednesday, 9am-12.
How much are camps/lessons and how do I pay?
Does The Sandy Avocado Surf Camp provide beach badges?
We do not provide badges for students or parents. Each person on the beach is required to obtain a beach badge from Beach Haven Township.
Does The Sandy Avocado Surf Camp provide boards?
We provide surf boards and skimboards for every camper. If a camper loves a board of their own, we encourage them to bring their boards to camp. Our camp quiver is largely supplied with different models from Victoria Skimboards and surfboards by Catch Surf, Formula Fun, and more.
What should I bring to camp?
board (if owned)
wetsuit top (depending on weather)
signed registration form
smiles and good vibes
How many instructors are there?
We maintain a 4:1 student to instructor ratio.