A world-class professional surfer with more than 25 years of surfing experience, Jason Rogland grew up in Malibu, California, and began surfing at the age of 8. He started competing in amateur contests at the age of 10 and turned pro at just 15 years old when he was discovered during the World Longboard Championships in Malibu. With American lifestyle clothing brand Oneill as his sponsor, he began traveling and competing all over the world in places such as France, Spain, Australia, New Zealand, Japan and South America.
During his career, he’s garnered an impressive list of accolades, including third place at the World Championships in Australia in 1999 and second place in the U.S. Open of Surfing in 2003. He was ranked in the top 10 on the Association of Surfing Professionals World Longboard Tour for 10 years and graced the cover of Longboard magazine.
In addition to his knowledge about the ocean, Jason is also a competitive swimmer. He is Red Cross & CPR first-aid certified, which means his clients’ safety always comes first.
With more than 15 years of teaching experience behind him, Jason brings in-depth knowledge of the ocean and incredible enthusiasm for the sport to each and every lesson. No matter what your level, Jason ensures unforgettable surfing adventures on the beautiful beaches of Malibu. Jason is a soul surfer at heart and loves to share his passion with others. We hope you get out there and try it!