What To Bring
Each participant will need to be sure to have the following items:
Don't have a life jacket or wetsuit? Feel free to email us or call (800) 806-4882
for help getting these items together. Ocean Pulse Surfshop in Newport offers a 10% discount on wetsuit rentals for participants in our programs.
As a matter of safety, to be eligible for our programs each participant must be:
- Over the age of 14.
- Able to follow instructions and effectively communicate independently (or with the assistance of a companion).
- Able to independently swim 50 yards (or with the assistance of a companion).
- Able to independently turn from face-down to face-up and remain floating face-up while wearing a properly fitted life jacket (or with the assistance of a companion).
- Able to independently get out and from under a capsized paddlecraft (or with the assistance of a companion).
Our programs are open to everyone. Please email us or call (800) 806-4882
if you would like to participate but require special accomodations.
We require at least 14 days cancellation notice prior to your scheduled program, or we cannot provide a refund. Our programs require at least 3 participants. If your scheduled program is canceled, we'll notify you at least 14 days prior to the start of the program.
All of our activities are weather dependent, and may be cancelled due to inclement weather or other unsafe conditions. If your scheduled tour or program is cancelled due to safety concerns, you'll receive a full refund.