"The ocean is your classroom, the waves are your lessons, and the coaches are your teachers. Everyone can learn to be surfers and to be Ocean Smart."
- Jimmy Lane
For over 30 years, the Jimmy Lane Surfing Academy has been New Smyrna Beach's premier surf school, with private lessons, spring and summer camps, and group classes for all skill levels and ages. Former pro surfer and world-renowned surf artist Jimmy Lane and his team of coaches bring years of surf experience to bear in helping everyone become Ocean Smart.
The Jimmy Lane Surfing Academy is the official surf school of the City of New Smyrna Beach Leisure Services Department!
Learn to surf!
Weekly! M-F, May 29-Sept 1
JLSA Surf Camps for ages 6 and up!
Up to 3 hours daily of surfing and ocean safety instruction, with watermelon breaks, Friday pizza party and surf art auction! Day Rates available!
JLSA Prep Academy
The smallest groms (ages 3-5) can get prepared to join older siblings or friends in the regular camp at the JLSA Prep Academy! Learn surfing basics in the safety of the Aqua Park pool with Jimmy Lane and JLSA instructors. A beginner class for those too young for regular camps!
$160 all 3 days
$60 per day
Sat & Sun 10-12
Connect one on one with JLSA coaches. From beginners wanting to learn the basics to competitors working on maneuvers and contest strategies! 15 minutes of beach work, 1 hour in the water!
$70 at Sapphire Beach
$75 at your location
Call or email to book now!
Small or large groups (4 or more), parties,
team-building outings, competitions...
the JLSA has you covered with coaches and boards!
(price per person)
$60at Sapphire Beach
$70 at your location
Fall and Spring, call or email to book!
Individuals, groups, or clubs can have an after-school experience like no other! Regular lessons or one-time only, the JLSA will get you on the water!
Call or email to book now!
Private and group lessons or camps with world-renowned surf artist Jimmy Lane! For all ages and skill levels who want to learn to paint or just improve!
NEW THIS YEAR! Surf Camper Video Pre-orders!
Add a VIDEO to your package for only $50! Pre-order a video when you sign up and you will receive a compilation of ALL the footage that includes your camper(s), from warm-ups to wipe-outs to great rides. Re-live your JLSA surf camp memories!
Only 10 spots available, so first come first served. Video Editing can be added at the camp for an extra fee.
Board Rentals and T-shirts!
Jimmy Lane Surfing Academy offers the most progressive Soft Top surfboard designs for daily, weekly, or surf camp rentals.
Add a JLSA t-shirt to your camp package for only $10!
a Jimmy Lane Surfing Academy special!
Vacation house for Rent
2 minute walk to Surf Camp, 4 houses from the beach!
This 2 bedroom, 1 1/2 bath offers a walk-in shower, central AC/heat, linens, appliances, washer/dryer, bikes, and an in-ground pool, close to the Beach and minutes from Flagler Street restaurants and shopping, all for just $220/night. Mention the Jimmy Lane Surfing Academy and receive a $40 per night discount!