Arugam Bay is located on the East Coast of Sri Lanka. If you’re after remote rural life with all the atmosphere of jungle and adventure this is the place for you.
Arugam Bay is listed as one of the top ten surf points in the world. Arugam Bay is popular among youthful surfers and holidaymakers. The fact that there are no sharks all contribute to Arugam Bay’s appeal.
About Johnson - Amigo Surf School Owner & Surf Instructor
Surfing for 21 years, surf instructor for 13 years
Johnson has build a name in Arugam Bay for his surfing style and talent but also for his dedicated time to teach surfing. He quickly gained the respect of the Sri Lankan Surf community but also from surfers coming from all over the world for the quality of his teaching, his professionalism, respect for others, the care and help he brings to his students, and his contagious passion for surfing. His great personality lead him to be noticed by "Surfing the Nations" (non profit organization), who invited him to surf in Indonesia and Hawaii. During this time he surfed with some of the most famous surfers in the world such as Kelly Slater, Sunny Garcia, Mick Fanning, Mark Occhilupo, etc.
About Badu - Amigo Surf School Surf Instructor
Started surfing at 14 years old, surf instructor for 2 years
Badu joined the Amigo Surf School team two years ago where he proved to be a great team player and a great teacher. His students appreciate particularly his way of teaching, kindness, big smile, patience and good energy. Badu makes everyone around him laugh and you are guaranteed to enjoy surfing with him.
About Atha - Amigo Surf School Surf Instructor
Surfing for 12 years, surf instructor for 3 years
Atha is an explosion of good energy in the ocean. The ocean is home for him and surfing is his life. His students appreciate his company, his knowledge, his good mood and they always have fun spending time with him in the ocean.
Atha has a lot of style and originality when he surfs. He brings something different to the surf community in Sri Lanka. He was the Junior Champion of Sri Lanka.