Surfing and Safety

  • West Coast Surf Club - the local surfclub, do check their Facebook group page for the latest information
  • Clare Water Safety - Local branch of Irish water safety with a training centre at White Strand, Miltown Malbay
  • Irish Surfing - National governing body for surfing in Ireland, responsible for training surf instructors and accrediting surf schools
  • Irish Water Safety - National governing body for water safety in Ireland
  • Magic Seaweed - international waves forecast website, we post a surf report as often as they let us
  • Windguru - This is the forecast site we trust for predicting conditions in Lahinch.
  • Digital Ocean - links to all the buoys and weather stations around Ireland, the Smartbay installation off Spiddal is where we get the sea temperature


Local suppliers

  • Celtic T-shirt Shop - Located across the lane from us, they print all our shop branded t-shirts and hoodies
  • Tombuc Design - Supplies our laser etched keyrings, magnets and water bottles
  • C-Signs - Supplier for our shop stickers as wells as our exterior signage
  •  - website developed by the the local community when hosting the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open in 2019, lists accommodation, activities and shops in the area


Surf Schools


International links

  • Cannon Beach Surf , Oregon, USA. Run by the Mekanas family and yes there is a gun store on the premises
  • Troggs surf shop, Portrush, Northern Ireland. Run by the Hill family with a gallery on the premises