Do you know our instructor, Xiquiu (pronounced ZQ)? She is one of the longest standing female surf instructors at Witch’s Rock Surf Camp and is one of the most requested for young kids and families. Always with a smile on her face, Xiquiu shines positive light on her students and incorporates the perfect amount of playfulness into her lessons. If you haven’t gotten the chance to meet Xiquiu at the camp, here is a brief introduction in this week’s employee profile.
Where are you from? Your age? And how long have you been working at Witch’s Rock Surf
I’m from La Guaira – Venezuela and I’m 25 years old. I’ve been working at WRSC for 4 years
When were you introduced into Surfing?
How would you describe your style?
What is your favorite wave in Costa Rica?
I love point break, so that’s why playa negra and ollies point are my favorite!!
Any quick and easy tips for the perfect pop up?
Biggest mistake beginners make?
Who are your favorite surf students?
How have you seen the female surf scene change over the years?
Yes!!! In the last few years I been seeing more girls in the line up and that’s super nice. It’s no easy been paddling around hundred boys so it’s nice to have girls support in the water.