01288 331764 Summerleaze,Bude EX23 8HH

Our Team

We choose our team as much for their qualifications as well as their ability to give our customers the very best surfing experience. They are all fully qualified ISA Surf Coaches and qualified and experienced Beach Lifeguards. They are also trained in advanced First Aid, Advanced Resuscitation, Child Protection and are Criminal Records Bureau checked – so you and your family couldn’t be in safer hands.

Celyn Ensell-Bowen

Celyn has been part of the Surf Life Saving club in Bude from a young age, along side surfing,…

Beth Leighfield

Beth is another one who has worked their way up through Big Blue, learning to surf within our Junior…

Zoe Gascoyne – Office Assistant

Zoe is a Marine Science student in term time and helps us out with the office side of Big…

Grace Cooper – Office Manager

Grace is the driving force behind Big Blue, she is the one who keeps everyone on track and makes…

Pete Smith (Smudge) – ISA Level 2

Smudge is our resident Sirens coach, he helps out every week rain or shine and always has great stoke…

Cyril Cox – ISA Level 1

Cyril learnt to surf through our own Junior Surf Academy, then helped assist our coaches for several years and then…

Jeremy Latham – ISA Level 1

Jez is our jack of all trades; surf coach, barista, local swim coach aswell as head coach of the…

Matt Stephenson – Beach Manager

Matt’s love for surfing is only second to coaching. With over 7 years surf coaching at Big Blue, being a…