Richie Mitchell - Founder and Surf Coach


Richie has been surfing since 1993 and has travelled the world in pursuit of the perfect wave.  He has been teaching since 2003 and is a passionate all round waterman as well as being a qualified RLSS beach lifeguard and ASA Level 2 Swim Teacher.  

Basic Information


Richie opened Flow Surf School in 2009.  He is passionate about students having fun in the ocean. Richie also owns Drift Surf Shop in Saltburn at the same address as the surf school.

Our address is 1A Windsor Road, Saltburn by the sea, TS12 1AT.  There is ample free parking by the surf school.  We teach any age from 8 upwards.  A basic knowledge of swimming is the only prerequisite.