Instructor Bios

Meet our instructors! They are all certified and the best, most fun instructors Nosara has to offer.


Jose Lopez “Jocito” – San Jose, Costa Rica Age: 32 ISA Certified Surf Coach CPR Certified I started with Coconut Harry’s 13 years ago. Time flies when you are having fun. I learned to surf 10 years ago it is one of my biggest passions in life. I’ve been giving surf lessons for 4 years and love […]

Coconut Steve

Owner and ISA certified surf instructor.


Age: 25 ISA Instructor & Coaching CPR, certified by Costa Rican Crus Roja (Red Cross). FIRST AID & WATER RESCUE I started surfing 10 years ago and learned to surf by watching my friends and surf videos. I love surfing because it’s a very physical sport and I’m always learning new moves. I’m very passionate […]


Luis Diego Zuniga “Luigi” – San Jose, Costa Rica Age: 25 ISA Certified Surf Coach CPR Certified When I was 15, I started surfing with my oldest brother on the weekends. We went surfing every sunday to the central pacific coast. I love to surf and teach other people to surf. I have been teaching […]