Staff - Surf Camps USA
Director/Founder, Coach Denny Cooper, has been an instructor at Carlsbad High School for 30 years, has taught surfing there for 25 years, and was named 2001 National Surf Team Coach of the Year and 2003 Carlsbad Unified School District Teacher of the Year.
The Carlsbad Surf Team has won numerous state championships under Coach Denny Cooper.
Jake Blackburn has co-directed The Camp for 9 years, is the Head Surf Coach at Carlsbad High School and in addition, is a Carlsbad High School counselor.
He was the 1994 National Surf Team captain and has over 26 years experience. Jake is a graduate of Point Loma Nazarene University.