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Bud Freitas grew up surfing in Santa Cruz county and enjoys instructing new surfers at Surf School Santa Cruz on his home “surf.” Bud spent every waking hour of his young life surfing and exploring the coast of Santa Cruz, and has 25+ years experience in the water surfing his butt off he is ready to help you surf like a pro after your Santa Cruz surf lesson! His credentials on the WQS and other contests speak for itself and if you want to watch Bud Freitas in action, then watch the video on the right side of this page, or check out the photo gallery and watch Bud ripping with your own eyes! Learn more about Bud Freitas the surfer and teacher.