San Elijo Surf Team


Welcome Parents and Surfers,

As part of the San Elijo Surf Club, the San Elijo Surf Team, incepted in 2010, is a Western Surfing Association, affiliated middle school competitive surf team. The SEST proudly participates in the Scholastic Surf Series against other middle school teams.


It is our mission to provide a positive learning environment that fosters respect for each other, respect for the ocean, and respect for the etiquette of surfing, learn surfing fundamentals, and promotes the spirit of Aloha.


Learn solid fundamentals and progress individually.
Learn surfing nomenclature, etiquette, and ocean safety
Establish a solid understanding about the ocean environment; its currents, hazards, and local marine life
Everyone participates. Everyone learns
Have fun, Spread aloha!



Head Coach - Che Love

Team Parent/Assistant Coach - Gavin McBride

Assistant Coach - Steve Schwenkmeyer

Assistant Coach -Dylan Connor


San Elijo Surf Club Board of Directors

President - Rita Root

Vice President - Marc Tompkins

Treasurer - Janet & Kevin McClean

Special Events - Angie Bucholtz/Jane Humphreys


Thank you for visiting our site! Please contact our team parent at if you have any questions.




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