About Surfin' NSB
Owner/Instructor Marcie Baldwin brings with her a lifetime of surfing experience. She was a both an East Coast Surfing and United States Surfing Champion. Her love for the ocean pushed her to pursue her Captain's license where after, she spent numerous years sailing worldwide on charter and racing boats. Her experience has given her an extensive knowledge in oceanic forecasting and conditions. Marcie also has a B.A. in History from the University of North Florida and has been teaching surfing the past fifteen years.
Marcie hires all instructors within Surfin' NSB LLC and has a minimum requirement of at least 15 years of surfing experience prior to instructing. Surfin' NSB LLC will never hire an instructor without a proven surfing ability and past teaching experience.
Our New Smyrna Beach Surfing Instructors
Jonathan grew up in Ormond Beach and has been surfing for over 25 years. He began judging surf contests at age 19 for several different professional surfing organizations. In 2009 he began working as the on site wave scoring systems manager for several professional surfing leagues. Jonathan has a profound knowledge of the competitive surfing environment and is a highly analytical surfing instructor. Jonathan is our most active instructor.
Jamie has been surfing since she was 7 and has competed throughout the Americas since she was a teenager. Originally from New Jersey, she is no stranger to big waves and cold water. She previously taught surfing in the Outer Banks, North Carolina. Now she calls Daytona home and surfs the warm waters of New Smyrna Beach. Jamie is one of the most respected female surfers in the area.
We are a family run business and we take pride in excellent customer service and a safe learning environment.