Oney Anwar – Director of Surfing at BISA (Bali International Surf Academy)
Oney hails from Lakey Peak and has been travelling the world competing on the elite WQS for the last 14 years. He is a current Indonesian Olympic Surf team member for the upcoming 2021 event in El Salvador. Oney has been sponsored by Rip Curl and since he was 14 years old and was educated in an elite sports school on Australia’s Gold Coast. One of Indonesia’s best ever surfers his love of surfing is contagious.

All local coaches have completed ISA or ASI instructors’ courses and first aid and emergency responder certifications.


Surf classes are held in partnership with Bali International Surf Academy (BISA) and conducted by top level surfers. Students will work on practical and theoretical knowledge including ocean safety. Video analysis will also be available for those who wish to further develop their skills. Student to instructor ratios are 3 to 1 respectively for 12 years and above and 2 to 1 for 12 years and under.

At all times we have a videographer/photographer on the beach watching over the lessons as well as the instructors in the water. Photo and video packs are available for purchase at any time during the course.

In case of poor surf conditions or bad weather, our coaches will provide alternative training activities such as:

  • Bounce trampolining with air boards
  • Surf fit exercises with specialized equipment
  • Classroom theory
  • Swimming pool lessons (practice proper technique on turtle rolls, duck diving, sitting on board, spin while sitting to start paddling
    for a wave, paddle races, and more)


  • Ocean safety talk
  • Surfboard
  • Rashvest
  • Transfer to and from Finns Recreation Cluband Pantai Berawa (Finns VIP)


  • Towell
  • Sunscreen or Zinc
  • Boardshorts or Bikini (swimwear)
  • Hat
  • neakers in case we switch out to Surf Skate due to surf forecast or tides
  • Bringing your own surfboard is highly recommended for faster progress
All in water practical lessons are conducted on Berawa Beach directly in front of Finns VIP club. Pick up and drop off of students is at Finns Rec Club

Private Sessions for Individuals or Small groups available on request. Please email jsa@finnsrecclub.com for details.

  • JSA Holiday Term – June 21 to July 31.
  • Limited Spots – “first come, first served’ basis.
  • Schedule subject to change due to coach illness or special event.
  • 5 session pack is available when signing up for 5 or more sessions.
  • Prices are nett including tax & service.