Generally speaking, it takes about 10-20 hours of lessons to learn and start to master the basics of surfing, including learning how to stand up on a board and catch waves. However, the learning process doesn’t stop there. Becoming proficient in surfing can take years of consistent practice, as there are always new techniques and waves to master.
Surfing is a sport that requires patience and dedication, but the reward of being able to ride waves and connect with the ocean is well worth the time and effort spent learning. So, if you’re interested in becoming a surfer and learning to surf, be prepared to put in some time and effort if you want to progress and hone your skills but rest assured that the end result is definitely worth it.