Valz Surf Lessons has been helping people both young and old learn to surf since 2013. Owner and founder, Valerie Johnson and her partner and fellow surfing lessons instructor, Doug Grummons have been surfing for over 37 years! These combined years of experience surfing and being in the water, as well as professionally instructing hundreds of fellow saltwater lovers how to surf, ensure you are in capable hands as you fulfill your dream of learning how to surf. They even taught their dog TinkerBell (AKA “Tink”) to surf, so they can definitely teach you!
Valz Surf Lessons is part of Galveston Island’s large surfing community and new surfers are always welcome in the water. You CAN learn to surf with Valz Surf Lessons. Valz Surf Lessons also provides surf coaching for when you are ready to take your surfing to the next level of really surfing on your own. By taking surf coaching surfing lessons, you will learn technique, wave knowledge, surfing safety and etiquette all while having a fantastic surfing experience!
Val caught the perfect waves and took home 2nd Place in the Ladies Longboard Division.
Val giving TinkerBell a pep talk before the Dog Surfing Contest.
“Tink” catching a wave.
Val and TinkerBell have been participating since the Dog Surf Competition began in 2012.
Doug smacking the lip!