It shouldn’t be called ‘down time’ because when the summer holidays finish, the Smart family holiday begins….
It’s been a busy summer and Smart Surf School operated as good as it ever has done. We are extremely proud of our team this year.
Featuring the whole Smart family team as well as secondary and primary school teachers turned surf coaches, Nick and Clare from New Zealand. These two have been an exceptional asset, adapting to our ways and settling in as part of our family. In addition, we were fortunate enough to acquire the ‘New’ twins, Huck and Woody New. Both young exceptional surfers, competing and champions at National level. For youngsters, the confidence exudes from them both. We also employed two of the Sennen lifeguards Tristan and Jacob – their water knowledge and beach safety skills have been a pivotal feature to the team (on their life guarding days off). Finally Tommy and Carlos. Local shredders learning the ropes and set to become permanent members of the team.
We need to mention that high level surfing ability means nothing if you don’t have the ability to communicate well to customers with humility and respect. Surfing ability aside, all of the above had exactly that…