Riding into the New Year: Waves of Change with Rivers to the Sea, Maui Surf Lessons

As we bid farewell to the old and usher in the new, there’s a special energy in the air – the kind that only a fresh start can bring. At Rivers to the Sea, Maui Surf Lessons, we are thrilled to ride the waves of change as we welcome the new year and share some exciting updates with our surfing community.

New Beginnings at our new location

One of the most exciting changes this year is our new location near Ukumehame Beach Park. Nestled on the western shores of Maui, this beach is a hidden gem known for its pristine waters and fantastic waves. Our move to this new spot reflects our commitment to providing our guests with a top notch surfing experience on Maui. The scenic beauty, combined with the perfect waves, makes our new spot the ideal backdrop for your surfing adventures.

Rebuilding After the Tragic Lahaina Fires Last Fall

In the spirit of new beginnings, we want to express our gratitude for the support we received during the challenging times after the tragic Lahaina Fires last fall. The strength of our community and the resilience of the human spirit have been awe-inspiring. Rivers to the Sea, Maui Surf Lessons is more committed than ever to providing a space for healing, joy, and connection through the art of surfing.

Our Vision for the New Year

As we embark on this new chapter, our vision remains clear – to share the joy of surfing in a way that goes beyond the waves. We believe in fostering a community where everyone, from beginners to advanced surfers, feels not just welcomed, but truly at home. The move to our new spot near Ukumehame allows us to expand our offerings, ensuring that your experience with Rivers to the Sea is nothing short of extraordinary.

Tips for a Refreshing Start to Your Surfing Journey in 2024

Set Goals

As you dive into the new year, set achievable goals for your surfing journey. Whether it’s mastering a new technique, catching bigger waves, or simply spending more time on the board, having clear objectives can add an exciting dimension to your surfing experience.

Embrace Challenges with Positivity

Every wave presents a unique challenge. Instead of seeing challenges as obstacles, view them as opportunities for growth. Embracing the learning process with positivity not only enhances your skills but also deepens your connection with the ocean.

Celebrate Progress, Big or Small

Take a moment to appreciate your progress, no matter how small. Celebrate each wave you conquer and every improvement you make. Surfing is not just a sport; it’s a journey, and acknowledging your achievements along the way adds immense joy to the ride.

Connect with the Community

The surfing community is a diverse and vibrant one. Take the time to connect with fellow surfers, share your experiences, and learn from others. The sense of camaraderie enhances the overall surfing experience and creates lasting memories both on and off the waves.

Stay Informed About Surf Conditions

Knowledge is key in surfing. Stay informed about local surf conditions, weather patterns, and any changes in the ocean environment. Being aware of the elements ensures a safer and more enjoyable surfing experience.


As we turn the page on another year, Rivers to the Sea, Maui Surf Lessons invites you to ride the waves of change with us. Our new location near Ukumehame Beach Park is not just a physical move; it’s a commitment to providing you with the best surfing experience Maui has to offer.

The journey of a thousand waves begins with a single paddle. Let’s ride into the new year together, embracing the challenges, celebrating the victories, and savoring the joy of surfing.

For those eager to kick off the new year with a surf session at our new location, we can’t wait to welcome you. If you’re new to surfing or a seasoned pro looking to refine your skills, our team at Rivers to the Sea, Maui Surf Lessons is here to make your surfing dreams a reality. Book your lesson today and let’s make 2024 a year of incredible surfing memories!