ASI Surfing Trainers

Complete your surfing instructor training with ASI Trainers.

ASI recruits the best trainers with extensive experience in surfing instruction. They are surf school owners with hands experience. That means you get the very best and most relevant training. Together with ASI's trainer curriculum and training resources, you will be trained and prepared to deliver lessons with safety and knowledge.

Learn from best - ASI Trainers - the best in the industry.


Sergio Brandao (Portugal)   ASI Level 4 Trainer (Surfing).  Elite advanced surfer and over 15 years experience training surfing instructors.   Surf School owner since 1996 in Algarve.  Delivering beginner lessons to elite-advanced skills, surf tours and surf camp organiser. Competitor coaching skills. Teamcoach for Italy. Organises surfing events.   Read more


Martin Connolly (UK) ASI Level 4 Trainer (Surfing). ASI Level 4 Master Surfing Coach. Top rated British competition surfer. Surf schoo lsince 2001, Coaching beginner to competition level  and special programs for a range of clients. Surf Lifesaving GB Lifeguard trainer. Producer of 110% Surf Techniques DVD Volumes 1&2.  Read more..


Dave Davidson  (Australia)  ASI Level 4 Trainer (Surfing). ASI Level 4 Master Surfing Coach.  Davo is one of the world’s most experienced surf coaches.  From beginners to elite competition level.  He competed on the world tour from the age of 13. Surf school owner since 1991.  Coach for many world surfing champs, clubs, & country teams.  Read more..


Simon Duff (Australia)  ASI Level 1 Trainer (Surfing). ASI Level 2 Surfing Coach. An elite-advanced surfer.  Experience at surfing different breaks around the world.  Surf school owner since 2004.  Competes in local surf club competitions.    Read more.
 


Dean Dunstone (Australia)  ASI Level 1 Trainer (Surfing).  ASI Level 2 Surfing Coach.  Over 17 years experience surf coaching in Australia, USA and other countries.  ASI Level 2 Surfing Coach with Elite-advanced surfing skill. Specialises in organising and conducting surf tours including remote locations in Australia - 1 day to multi night tours.  Read more..


Tyson Greenaway (UK) ASI Level 4 Trainer (Surfing). ASI Level 4 Master Surfing Coach. Surf school owner since 2000 with 13 years coaching experience.  Trained the British Junior Squad 3 times with a highest team position of 11th at the World Junior Surfing Games in 2007. Competed for England in the Senior category - 3rd in 2009 & 5th in 2011.  Read more..


Ian Gabbitas (UK)  ASI Level 2 Trainer (Surfing). ASI Level 3 Surfing Coach. Manager and Deputy Head coach at surf school: Gwithian Academy of Surfing, Cornwall. Instructor since  2002, with extensive hands of instruction experience.  Surfing competition and elite-advanced surfer.    Read more..


 Brad Holmes (Australia)  ASI Level 1 Trainer (Surfing), ASI Level 2 Surfing Coach. Brad has been coaching of all ages from beginners to advanced on the Gold Coast, through his surf school, since 1992.  Masters competition surfer,  Level 3 Surfing Judge, Level 1 SUP Instructor,  Diploma of Sports Management (Surfing Studies)   Read more..


Gary Morgan. (Australia)  ASI Level 2 Trainer (Surfing). ASI Level 3 Surfing Coach. Surf school owner since 1998, over 20 years surf coaching experience. Actively involved in local surfing scene, surf shops and surfing boardrider clubs organising competitions and coaching competitions skills.  Read more..


Garry Palmer  (Australia) ASI Level 4 Trainer (Surfing). ASI Level 4 Master Surfing Coach. Surf school owner since 1994, over 20 years surf coaching experience. Qualified education department teacher and college surf educator.  Competed at local and national levels.  Also instructs other sports including kayaking, canoeing.  Read more..


Alex Rista (Portugal)  ASI Level 1 Trainer (Surfing). ASI Level 2 Surfing Coach.  Head Surfing Coach at Algarve Surf School, Portugal, managing a team of instructors.  Instructor since 2006, with extensive surf school & camp instruction experience. Elite-advanced surfer.  Studied education at University.  Read more..


Vaya Prachnach (Australia) ASI Level 4 Trainer (Surfing). ASI Level 4 Master Surfing Coach. Surf school owner of over 15 years experience. Elite advanced surfing skill.   Coaches beginner to competition level.  Member of the surf club. Experienced event organiser and director. Created and runs the Pines Inter-school surfing competition.  Read more.


Kristy Quirk. (Australia)  ASI Level 1 Trainer (Surfing). ASI Level 2 Surfing Coach. Surf school owner of over 12 years surfing instruction experience. Advanced surfing skill.  Member of the surf club and actively involved in local community events. Created "surf dancing" a form of surfing that combines surfing and dance.  Read more.


Mike Raven (UK)  ASI Level 4 Trainer (Surfing). ASI Level 4 Master Surfing Coach. Mike is a former British, English and European surfing champion.  Surf School owner with over 10 years experience coaching beginner to elite surfers, conducting special programs for youth at risk and development and elite squads.   Read more..


Carl Russell (UK)  ASI Level 1 Trainer (Surfing). ASI Level 2 Surfing Coach.  An elite-advanced surfer, as well as NASM Level 3 Personal Trainer. Surf school owner since 2004. Experience in coaching fitness and beginner to advanced competition athletes.  Read more..
 


Phil Sadler  (UK)  ASI Level 1 Trainer (Surfing). ASI Level 2 Surfing Coach. Phil is an advanced surfer and experienced trainer across a range of adventure sports. He's instructing surfing since 2001 and also holds a Bachelor of Sports Science (Adventure Sports).   Instructs beginner to advanced surfing levels for a range of client groups. Read more..


Ethan Sage (USA)   ASI Level 4 Trainer (Surfing). ASI Level 4 Master Surfing Coach. Has a wealth of waterman experience, highly experienced surfer, professional lifeguard of 15 years. Surf school owner with over 18 years surfing instruction experience. Competes in surfing (short and longboard), stand up paddle and outrigger canoe events.  Read more..


Paolo Soler (Philippines)   ASI Level 1 Trainer (Surfing). ASI Level 2  Surfing Coach. Surf school owner since 2008, operating in a wave pool in Manila and surf locations throughout the Philippines. Extensive surf school & camp instruction experience, surfing competition events organiser   Read more..