Folly Beach Paddle & Surf Instructors have all spent their lives focused on exploration, protection and enjoyment of the ocean, rivers and lakes. Years spent Surfing, Paddling, Swimming, Fishing, Diving and Ocean Rescue Training is the thread that binds this tight knit crew.
Members of the Folly SUP & Surf team have a combined 65 years of Surf, Paddle, Instruction, and Ocean Conservation experience. Hundreds of lessons provided and each bring a different, unique perspective gained from Low Country hometown knowledge, international travel and continual Instructor Training.
Our Instructors have Ocean Rescue Certification, Open Water Rescue Certification, CPR/ FIRST AID/ AED Certification, Jet Ski Rescue Certification and ASI Paddle Instructor Certifications. Two also have EMT Certifications.
Folly Beach Paddle & Surf instructors have combined to make over 100 ocean rescues as lifeguards on Folly Beach. We understand the unique water and wind conditions the coast of Folly Beach can present.