A new approach to wellbeing

Improving confidence

Celebrating Difference

Sharing the Stoke!

At the Wave Project, we help young people to reduce anxiety and improve confidence through surfing! Our award winning surf courses are proven to help clients feel calmer, more motivated and better about their future.



I feel more confident around people at school and I’m more alert in classes. I want to do more after school and I am more enthusiastic about doing things. I hope to join the local athletics club and I’m coping better with homework. I feel like school isn’t as much of a challenge – I feel more confident about myself and less nervous about speaking to new people.
Miss E.H, aged 15, from Dunbar, Scotland


Fundraiser Patrick smashes world record!

Academic and ultra-runner Patrick Devine-Wright has broken a world record by running the entire South West Coast Path – over 630 miles in just over 14 days! Patrick, who works at the University of Exeter, starts his race on April 7 at Minehead in Somerset and finished... read more

New surf course in South Devon

The Wave Project is running a free surfing course in South Devon for to help vulnerable young people rebuild confidence and reduce anxiety. Young people aged 8-21 from South Devon are being invited to take part in the six-week course at Bigbury Beach, starting on 7... read more

Free 6 week course in Aberavon this MAY!

Wave Project Cymru have been working hard! So hard that starting this May we’ll be running a free 6 week course in Aberavon, Port Talbot. We’ve teamed up again with Cressy’s Surf Academy so we’re now able to give even more young people in South... read more


I just wanted to report to you how different my student has been since she started your project. She was on the verge of school refusal, and it was often very difficult to get her into school. Since starting The Wave Project she has been brighter, more communicative in school and sociable and her attendance is currently 100%.
Martin WhiteDeputy head teacherCornwall



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