• Maldives Surf Coaching with Mark Boyd

    Central Atolls // 19-29th September

Trip Summary

Dates: 19-29th September 2020

Location: Central Atolls, Maldives

Trip type: Central Atolls Surf Coaching

Wave type: Typically fun sized with occasional solid long period groundswells. Peak seasons surf without peak season crowds.

Surf Level: Intermediate to Advanced
(Must be able to catch head high waves without assistance)


Solo Surfer: 8 spaces remaining
Surfing Couple:
1 couple space remaining


Solo Surfer: £2450
Surfing Couple: £4180 (£2090pp)
Full Charter (Max 9 people):

10 days hunting the best waves in the Maldives with technical surf coaching and video analysis… This is the ultimate surf coaching experience.

This is your chance to learn from 2x Scottish Surfing Champion, Mark Boyd. Not only that, you will experience what makes the Central Atolls surf region so spectacular, with perfect tropical island backdrops and ruler edged reefs. Boydie will share the insight of an elite surfer, address your limiting factors and improve your technique so you can take your surfing to the next level. As a result, after 10 days you will be surfing better than ever and have the knowledge to continue progressing after you leave us.

What’s included?

  • Meet and greet at Malé Airport
  • Transfers to and from the Airport to Mariana
  • Private accommodation in your own air conditioned cabin
  • Daily surf coaching with Mark Boyd including:
    • Video Analysis
    • In water coaching and guidance
    • Surf theory and technique
    • Stretches and exercises to improve your surfing
    • Equipment advice
  • Use of 12m Dhoni and 3m Dinghy for flexible surf break access 
  • 3 chef prepared meals every day
  • Unlimited tea and coffee and water
  • Use of snorkelling & fishing gear (If you want to guarantee the use of quality gear, please feel free to bring your own)
  • Expert advice and support from your Renegade Surf Travel guide
  • All photos and videos from your Maldives surf coaching experience.
  • All local taxes

What’s not included?

  • Flights
  • Travel Insurance
  • Bar drinks

About your boat

Introducing Mariana, an impressive 28m boat and the ultimate surf charter for your Central Atolls surf coaching experience. She boasts 9 air conditioned en-suite cabins, lounge/dining area and ample beautiful deck space.  Indoors there is WiFi, a TV perfect for watching the day’s footage and a sound system to play your favourite tunes. In addition, Mariana is accompanied by 2 support vessels including one of the best Dhoni’s in the Maldives. The 12m Dhoni makes getting to the lineup and spending countless hours surfing a much more comfortable experience.

A maximum of 9 guests on-board means a top quality coaching experience as well as a private cabin to relax in after a long day of surfing.

With 8 crew members with a wealth of surf charter experience, this boat is all about great service. The chef will be serving up 3 varied and delicious meals each day and there is a bar serving alcohol, soft drinks and espresso coffee. Each day your cabin will be turned over and fresh sheets and towels will be provided on request.

Above all, your Renegade surf guide will be your point of contact throughout the trip and make sure you’re scoring the best waves available each day. With their intimate knowledge of surf spots and forecasts in the region, your guide will be there to make sure you get the most out of your time with us.

About your coach

Renowned for his backhand attack and tube riding prowess, Mark Boyd honed his skills in the cold and powerful reef breaks of Scotland. Growing up surfing some of the UK’s best waves paid off as Mark went on to become 2x Scottish Surfing Champion.

Tap into Boydie’s experience to take your surfing to the next level with our Maldives surf coaching experience. With the aid of video analysis, he will help you improve your surfing technique and break through your progression plateaus. Whether you want to perfect your cutback, learn to get barrelled or simply catch more waves, Renegade Surf Travel will get you one step closer.

Check out the clip below to see your coach in action and click here to follow on him on Instagram!