about us

surf lesson, sur rental


Surf lessons are held daily at Lawrencetown Beach, Nova Scotia near Halifax. Located 30 minutes from Halifax, Lawrencetown is Nova Scotia’s finest surf beach and a perfect spot for your first surfing lesson. Lawrencetown offers consistent waves, lifeguards, food and breath-taking views! We provide 4/3 wetsuits with your surfboard so you can take advantage of the waves all day long!

Your surfing lesson will include: a thorough explanation of the proper technique to paddle and stand up, safety and ocean awareness education, knowledge of the equipment you will be using and any other questions you can possibly come up with on surfing in Nova Scotia.  All of our instructors are certified lifeguards (female and french speaking instructors are available upon request). Take a lesson between June 15th and Oct. 1st and receive a free SBC Surf magazine.

Surf rentals are also available.

Our office is open from 8am to 9pm


the team

Owner/instructor Nico Manos is Nova Scotia’s first and only professional surfer. Residing near Lawrencetown beach, he has been teaching surf lessons for 8 years and is currently the Canadian Junior team coach. Manos has had recognition in mags including Surfer, Surfing, Transworld Surf, ESM and other main stream publications such as The Wall Street Journal, Mclean’s and the The Toronto Star. To see recent shots of Nico and some great Canadian waves pick up a copy of SBC, or grab one free with your lesson!

Nico has assembled some of the finest surf instructors on the East Coast





contact and rates

Contact Nico Manos for all lesson and rental inquiries:

(902) 449-9488


Book your spot today!


- $75 includes wetsuit & surfboard for the day and 1hr lesson.

- Private lesson $95

- Group rates $50-$65 dependent on numbers and dates.

Rental Only: $20 for board and $20 for suit(full day rental)

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