Surf lessons Northern Ireland - Welcome to Alive Surf School in Portrush. We take pride in providing high quality surf and paddleboard lessons and are the highest ranked surf school in Ireland on TripAdvisor. We believe surfing is a sport for absolutely everybody no matter age, shape, size or fitness. Our surfing lessons are suitable for kids from five years and upwards, there is no upper age limit, our record is a 72 year old and we hope we can break that record this year! Our surfing lessons last for two hours and include all equipment as well as a free drink and snack for after the lesson is finished. Free hot showers and changing rooms are also available at the beach. Any questions please do not be afraid to contact us as we are more then happy to help. All our instructors are fully qualified beach lifeguards and between the team we have well over 50 years of surfing and beach safety experience. We have a 100% safety record.