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Our Instructors

Instructor Bingo Farmer

Bingo Farmer


An Avila Beach resident since 1967, Bingo is a lifetime surfer and water man who lived on the Big Island and North Shore of Hawaii for more than 20 years. A father of two and a former teacher of alienated, at-risk youth for the State of Hawaii, he currently works as a teacher for the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. He has 30 years of experience as a surfing instructor.