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Internship with Bodhi Surf School

Surf School Intern Experience: Taylor’s Reflection

Taylor, San Diego native and future lawyer, did an internship with us earlier this year, helping us develop the Ocean Guardian Program. Specifically, she helped us refine our Ocean Guardian Pledge, My Ocean Guardian Journey Contest, and use of the Blue Marbles. Here is her reflection after several months of travel and starting law school! There are […]

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Melissa Rejeb Photography

Photo Essay: Melissa Rejeb, Bodhi Intern

Last month, Melissa Rejeb, a tourism student from Belgium, arrived to complete the practicum portion of her studies here in Bahia Ballena with Bodhi Surf School. Melissa is a budding photographer with a passion for travel, environmentalism, and all things ocean-related. Melissa is here to help us on a number of projects, but namely these two: To capture pivotal […]

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Tourism Symposium guests at Fort Matthew

An Interview with Travis: Experiencing CREST’s Tourism Symposium in Grenada

First of all, how did it come to be that Bodhi Surf was involved in the Symposium? Bodhi Surf received an email from Samantha Hogenson of the Center for Responsible Travel (CREST) on April 14, 2014 inviting Bodhi Surf to participate as a speaker in the 3rd Symposium for Innovators in Coastal Tourism. The event […]

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Big Brothers Big Sisters

San Diego Charity Golf Event Winner Enjoys Surf Vacation in Bahia Ballena

This week, Sam Quigley and two of his friends are in Bahia Ballena, Costa Rica for a week of surfing and relaxation with Bodhi Surf School. Sam won the trip (well, not technically… more on this below) in the annual Big Brothers Big Sisters 100 Holes for 100 Kids golf event last June in San […]

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Surfing and travelers' philanthropy

We Have Launched Our Travelers’ Philanthropy Program!

You may have heard lots of buzz from us in recent months regarding something called a “Travelers’ Philanthropy Program”. Travelers’ philanthropy is not a new concept, in fact, you have probably encountered opportunities to donate to different causes in the places that you have visited. Primarily, the idea behind travelers’ philanthropy is that via the […]

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Family surf vacation

Our Clients Make Us Stoked

People generally think that it’s our clients who leave here after a surf lesson/clinic, yoga class, or vacation feeling extremely stoked. That’s definitely true; we get many emails from people after they’ve left saying how much they didn’t want to leave, and generally how revived they feel after their Costa Rican vacation. However, a lesser-known […]

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