Beach Bum's (Staff)
Name: Doug Jones
Nicknames: Dig N Dug, Coach, Pinks, Buttercup
Title: Owner, Instructor
School: SDSU Grad BA Recreation Systems MGT
Philosophy: "I surf for fun, I teach for fun, Your Laughter and Smiles make my day fun"
BIO: Dad of 3 awesome daughters who enjoy film, teaching, soccer and surfing. As a 5th Generation Californian and San Diego native I surf for fun. I enjoy your smiles while providing you the ultimate surfing experience! I really believe it's better than a water park. My background includes 17 years as a senior YMCA director. 41 years of my life I have been coaching sports, managing sports leagues, operating Surf camps and Family camping programs. I can't wait to meet you, help you catch a wave and provide you and yours with this fun experience at Oceanside Harbor, a premier North San Diego County Beach.
Name: Gavin Warlaumont
School: SDSU, BA. Journalism. GO AZTECS!
Title: Master Instructor
Philosophy: "Learn the fundamentals and have fun doing it".
Bio: Dad of 2 Boys, enjoy school, basketball and surfing. My whole life has been about education, playing sports, coaching sports and Eco Friendly Landscaping. My coaching philosophy is "learn the fundamentals and have fun." When I was 9 years old I was introduced to surfing. Since then, I have enjoyed traveling to Indonesia, Hawaii, Australia, Fiji and Mexico to chase great surf. I being part of this great group of beach bum surfing instructors and I am ready to share my knowledge of the basics, the fundamentals along with more advanced surfing skills. Everyone's surfing skills develop at their own pace and you will be shocked the first time you catch the face of a wave, drop in and make the turn. I will also share my knowledge of ocean tides, swell directions, winds, bottom conditions, all combined lead to an awesome surfing experience.