UCT Surf Club

Join UCT and Surf Emporium for the February FUN DAY and Adaptive Surf Therapy Clincs

The UCT Fun Surf Day and Adaptive Surf Therapy Clinic will run this weekend - Sunday 16 February 2020. 

Sign up for one of the two Surf Lessons and register as a volunteer to be the helping hands in our Adaptive Surf Therapy Clinic!

Date: SUNDAY 16 February 2020

What: Fun Day and Adaptive Surf Therapy Clinic

How to register: Please complete the registration form on the bottom of this page

Location: Surf Emporium Muizenberg. 66 Beach Road Muizenberg.

What to Bring: Costume, Towel, Sunblock, Padlock.

As part of the UCT Surf Club Membership - enjoy the awesome VIDA Combos Deals exclusively available at VIDA Muizenberg on presentation of your 2020 UCT Surf Club Card. 

Combo Deals include: Muffin and Solo Cappuccino - R49 | Sandwich (chicken mayo/cheddar & tomato/ Classic Club) and Solo Cuppuccino - R59 | Wrap (crumbed chicken/ roast veg and feta) and water - R69 | Granola Pot and Solo Cappuccino - R69 | Filled Croissant (chourico and fresh mozzarella/ ham & cheese/ cheese & tomato) & Apple juice - R69


Fun Day Surf Lesson Session One 

Registration opens at 8am and closes 8:30am.

Surf Lesson: 9am -10:30am 

Meeting Point: Registration is on the beach under the gazebos. 

Adaptive Surf Therapy: If you are joining Surf Lesson One please join us for the Adaptive Surf Therapy Session One at 11am.

You are welcome to join us for Adaptive Surf Therapy Session One at 12:30pm as well! 


Fun Day Surf Lesson Session Two 

Registration opens at 9am and closes at 10am.

Lesson: 10:30am -12:00pm

Meeting Point: Registration is on the beach under the gazebos. 

Adaptive Surf Therapy: If you are joining Surf Lesson One please join us for the Adaptive Surf Therapy Session Two at 12:30pm.

Please see structure of the adaptive session below. 







UCT Surf Club is a social and sports club at the University of Cape Town that forms a platform to unite all UCT ocean lovers in the act of wave riding.

They offer many exciting opportunities for all their members which include:

  • Competitive surfing;
  • Adaptive surfing (surfing for people with disabilities);
  • Social surfing;
  • Learn 2 Surf weekly surf lesson programme (Surf Emporium programme);
  • Outreach;
  • Media
  • And more! 

As a member of the UCT Surf Club, you will receive a Surf Emporium UCT Surf Club membership card available at the UCT sports centre. This card will enable you:

  • UCT Fun-Days 
  • UCT Surf Clinic Days 
  • UCT discounts on equipment rentals
  • UCT discounted Vida e Caffe Muizenberg combos
  • UCT Learn 2 Surf Programme 
  • 10% OFF Roxy & Quiksilver clothing in-store
  • 5% OFF surfboards & wetsuits in-store
  • Full use of the Surf Emporium facilities including separate male & female change-rooms, lockers & warm showers

UCT Fun Days
100% funded by the University. UCT will pay for all equipment rentals & surf coaches, and Surf Club students will get a FREE surf lesson!

Confirmed UCT Fun Day Dates:

  • Sunday, 16 February 2020
  • April TBC
  • July TBC

Watch this space for more dates to follow soon! 

UCT Surf Clinics
Coaches are provided by the University and students will need to rent their equipment to join the lesson at the discounted rental price of only R99 for a surfboard & wetsuit!

Confirmed UCT Surf Clinic Dates: TBC



We have a GREAT Monthly Learn 2 Surf Programme available for UCT students who would like to learn how to surf or improve their surfing skills! This is a hugely discounted programme and at only R530 per month, it includes lessons at 10:30am every Saturday morning for the month.

  • 4 x 1.5 hour surf lessons
  • Professional coaching
  • 1:5 coach to participant ratio
  • All equipment including surfboard, wetsuit & rash-vest
  • A structured lesson programme 
  • Beginner, mid-break intermediate & intermediate programmes available

Surf Emporium Muizenberg is the only officially SSA accredited Adaptive Surf School in South Africa. An Adaptive Surfer is a surfer with a disability, including but not limited to, paralyses, cerebral palsy, blindness, amputations etc. Adaptive Surfing, Surf Emporium as well as the UCT Surf Club aims to show people living with disabilities that surfing is a possibility and to make it a possibility.

The UCT Surf Club Transformation is dedicated to hosting any UCT students with disabilities for a surf lesson at one of the Surf Emporium and Roxy Davis Foundation Adaptive Surf Clinics and encouraging all UCT Surf Club members to become a volunteer and make someone's dream come true!

For more information on becoming a volunteer or participating as  surfer please visit www.roxydavisfoundation.org

Please remember to bring along the following to each session:

  • Swimming costume
  • Beach towel
  • Sunblock
  • Padlock for locker
  • Drinking water 
  • A completed indemnity from
  • *Wetsuit & surfboard if you would like to use your own equipment

NO INDEMNITY FORM = NO SURFING! You can now conveniently complete the indemnity form via your PC/Laptop/Tablet or Phone. Simply click here or visit: www.surfemporium.co.za/indemnity 

2020 UCT Surf Club Registration Form

2020 UCT Surf Club Registration Form

  • Participant Details

  • Please select which session you would like to participate in on Sunday 16 February 2020. Session 1: 08:00-08:45 arrival, check in and change - 09:00 start Session 2: 09:45-10:15 arrival, check in and change - 10:30 start
  • Please select which Adaptive Surf Clinics you would like to register to volunteer in. Surf Therapy Clinic are run by the Roxy David Foundation in partnership with Surf Emporium. Participants will be required to sign the Foundation Indemnity form.
  • At only R530 per month, you will get an all-inclusive weekly group surf lesson! A minumum of 5 participants required for first session to commence
  • Emergency Contact Details

  • If on a mobile device, tablet or iPad, please use your finger. Should you be on a PC or laptop, please use the mouse or track-pad.