Surf Happens Foundation Coffin Brothers’ Surf Out Schedule of Events and Heats will be posted Thursday July 30th at 5 pm

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The Coffin Brothers’ Surf Out is right around the corner and we’ll be releasing the heat times and the schedule of events on Tuesday. Prizes from our amazing sponsors keep flooding in and we’re stoked to hand them out during the contest and after party. It’s the generous donations we receive from the community that makes these events possible.


Instructors Training in Ocean Life Saving

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At Surf Happens, safety and fun are number one. All instructors are certified by the American Red Cross in first aid, CPR, and have also participated in the Surf Happens Ocean Rescue and Surfing First Aid course which is the only of it's kind in our region. Our First Responder course is mandatory for all instructors and is designed to ...
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Cold Spring Storm in SoCal and Hammy and Curtis on the News

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A cold, late-season storm moved into Southern California last Thursday, bringing thunderstorms, lightning, scattered showers, and even hail. This was enough to make people feel uncomfortable, but not enough to stop the Huntington Beach NSSA West Coast Regional Championship. Although the weather was bad enough to make a story on KTLA Channel 5 News and get our boys Hammy and …


Hurley Surf Day Saturday April 25th!

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Join us this coming Saturday, April 25, for a Surf Day with Hurley pro riders and a FREE Expression Session style grom contest for 16 & under surfers. Sponsored by Hurley, Surf Happens Surf School, and Channel Islands Surfboards. There will be heaps of prizes for everyone, and plenty of fun activities. After the event there will be a fun …


Inner Guide Surf Day

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Inner Guide Expeditions​ stopped by on their 2015 Spring Break road trip to catch some waves with us. We lucked out and grabbed some good wind swell as well as some excellent weather. Inner Guides was an epic group to work with. Based out of Oregon, Inner Guide Expeditions is a group that takes adolescents on life changing adventures. Good …

2015 rincon invitational

2015 Rincon Classic Invitational

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Super fun Rincon Invitational this year hosted by Glenn Henning and the Groundswell Society. Surf Happens got the best wave award for this fly to double barrel ride with Finn Janssen, age 4. His brother Preston age 6, and sister, LuLu age 3, tied for top honors. Everyone was sharing waves and having a great time.