Terms and COnditions of Lessons and hire:

By completing and submitting the booking and registration form and participating in lessons and/or hiring equipment you agree to the following terms:

  • I understand that I have to be 18 years of age to register myself or my child for a lesson or to hire equipment.

  • If you are under 18 years old you need a parent or guardian to sign the registration form to agree to these terms to take part in a lesson.

  • As a parent or guardian of a participant under 18 years old I agree to be responsible for their behaviour and agree to personally accept the conditions set out in this form on their behalf. 

  • I declare that I am medically and physically fit and able to participate in the activities and use of the hired equipment.

  • I understand that it is my responsibility to inform my instructor and/or surf school staff of any changes to my health or medical conditions since booking the lesson that may affect me during the course of the lesson.

  • I understand and acknowledge that surf / stand up paddle activities are dangerous and there are inherent risks which may result in serious injury to myself.

  • I agree to follow the instructions of surf school staff and safety procedures of the surf school.

  • I agree not to drink alcohol or take prohibited drugs before or during surf / stand up paddle activities. 

  • I understand and agree that South Shields Surf Schools retain the right to refuse lessons or hire to anyone and the right to cancel the lesson or hire at anytime during the activity if these terms and conditions are breached in anyway.

  • I understand and acknowledge that South Shields Surf School will not be liable in respect of loss of life or injury to person or the loss or damage to property. I accept liability for, and shall indemnify South Shields Surf School against any claim for such loss, injury or damage.

  • The data provided when registering for lessons or hire will be stored by South Shields Surf CIC and will only be used to ensure the best experience for participants and for our internal statistical recording. Your information will not be shared, sold or passed onto third parties or other organisations or used for any other purpose without your consent.