Summer Surf Camp

Starting June 1st our Summer series Surf Camp started here at Neilson surf shop. So far it has been perfect learning conditions and the kids have been having a really good time. Pro Surfer David Aubrey and amatuer menehunes champion surfer Sam Dugan are teaching the class.
So the kids are learning from the best surfers and instructors in Central Florida perhaps all of Florida. If you know anyone who has kids that are looking for a really great surf camp, best location (direct ocean front), safe place to learn. Please send them our way! Classes start every Monday and run through Friday. There are half and full day classes that include the soft top surfboard for the student. Our number at the shop to register is 321-868-3800. Call and check out our great prices, too!


About neilsonsurfboards

I started shaping surfboards when I was 16 years old and ended up selling that first board to one of my neighbors. My big break came a few years later when I got a job shaping full time for Quiet Flight surfboards. I shaped about four thousand surfboards before burning out and leaving that company. At that point I went back to massage therapy full time and shaping surfboards part time for a few select surfers and close friends. After sailing the Caribbean for a year in 2000 when I came back I went back to shaping my own private label full time and doing massage therapy part time. The progression of names or labels was first “Sugar Cane” in the 70’s inspired by trips to Mexico and traveling in a bus cross country and seeing all the sugar cane growing there. Then “Quiet Flight” in the 80’s and then “Creative Visions” which then became “Neilson” surfboards in the 2000’s. I still make some boards using the Creative Visions name and unique mandala art work created by Courtney Davis. I’m up around the 10,000 mark for surfboards shaped and crazy as it sounds I’m still learning new things and still improving what I’m doing. Still love to surf and try and ride different shapes all the time! View all posts by neilsonsurfboards

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