About Us

Surf Dojo is a youth mentorship organization dedicated to connecting kids from local surf communities of Costa Rica with a program that raises awareness on conservation, fitness and positive values through the sport of surfing.

The foundation firmly believes that through the power of surfing, the young athletes can build essential life skills, foster a healthy lifestyle, and create a positive impact in their communities.

Surf Dojo is commited to reaching out to communities of children who may face educational and financial limitations by offering scholarships, transportation assistance, and necessary resources, ensuring every child who’s passionate about surfing has access to the program.

VALUES

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide an educational space for young surfers by offering them high quality surf training, promoting personal development and nurturing a deep sense of environmental responsibility.

Our Vision

We envision a future where youth surfers from all backgrounds are wholesome examples of how through their sport, connection with the ocean and their will to overcome adversity, become role models for future generations.

Our Objectives

Empowerment

Empower youth surfers to reach their full potential, both in and out of the water, through skill development, mentorship, and personal growth opportunities.

Stewardship

Cultivate a deep sense of respect and responsibility for the ocean and the environment, inspiring the youth to become advocates for ocean conservation.

Wellness

Promote a physical and mental well-being among youth surfers, encouraging an active lifestyle, balanced nutrition, and positive habits for long term health.

THREATS

In today’s society, our youth face a multitude of threats that can hinder their growth, development, and overall well-being.

School Dropouts

High Exposure to Criminal Activities

Drugs and Alcohol

Dysfunctional Families

Personal and Cultural Traumas

Expensive Cost of Equipment

Increased Screentime

Gentrification

Environmental Pollution

The facility

Surf Dojo offers a range of extraordinary amenities.

The cabins are specifically designed to accommodate two people comfortably. Each cabin features two bed and a private bathroom, ensuring a private space.

A common area with a refreshing pool and the living room is the perfect space to relax when it is recovery time and to receive the video analysis.

The Wave Ramp is specifically designed to give the athletes a canvas where they can simulate surfing mechanics.

A fully equipped gym with all the tools necessary for mobility, fitness and recovery.