Day Trip: Surfing at Ostia Beach


Day Trip: Surfing at Ostia Beach

Date: Friday, April 19th, 2024

Duration: All day

Participation fee€ 65

Pre-departure mandatory meeting: Tuesday, April 9th from 12:55 pm to 1:15 pm in F.G.3 

Mandatory requirement:

  • Students must be 18 years old or older to participate in the activity.
  • Athletics Physical, conducted by an Italian sport doctor, must be completed within the 12 months prior to the scheduled trip date.
  • Participants on this trip must confirm their ability to swim.

Last day to sign up and pay/to withdraw and get your refund: by Sunday, February 11th, 2024

Last day to complete the switch: by Thursday, March 7th, 2024

No show/late cancelation fee: € 65


By signing up to this trip, I have acknowledged that I have read, understood, and agreed with the terms and conditions provided on the JCU Activities and Trips website.


IMPORTANT NOTICE: please keep in mind that all JCU Student Services sponsored trips and outdoor activities are subject to change according to conditions including, but not limited to, weather.


Whether you are a pro surfer or live in Denali, you are invited to join our surfing day! We will provide transportation from Rome to Ostia, the port city of ancient Rome, wetsuit, surfboard and a 101-surf class. Our chaperones will be available to assist and help you while learning how to surf.   


  • Meet at Porta San Paolo for a train to Ostia, followed by a short walk to the surfing establishment
  •  Partecipate in a surfing 101 class
  •  Free time to surf (weather permitting), packed lunch provided at this time 
  •  Train back to Rome in the afternoon 



  • Round-trip tickets to Ostia;
  •  Surf class and practice session;
  •  Surf equipment (board and wetsuit) and instructors;
  •  Packed lunch; 
  • Chaperones and leaders. 



  • JCU ID
  • Copy of your passport
  • Water bottle
  • Backpack
  • Swim suite
  • Beach towel 


For additional information about this trip, please see the JCU Athletics Blog.


Minimum Number of Participants Required: 15
Maximum Number of Participants: 21


*For more information, email [email protected]
**Per JCU policy, all university sponsored trips are alcohol free.

***Before signing up, please make sure dates do not overlap in case of multiple trips/activities sign-ups. The University cannot be held responsible for not notifying the student of any overlapping trips sign-ups the payment system might register under their name.

****Please be reminded that, as stated in the terms and conditions, all activities and trips are not refundable after the withdrawal date.