Big wave surf session by Razz Lee

Gilad LewandovskiFeatured, Surf

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We got out of the car and walked down to where the rest of the surf club met on a green patch of grass. We were at Manhattan beach, one of the three locations that the surf club met, and the most common one. As I walked down to the surf club I looked out to the ocean. Boom! My … Read More

Elite Academic Academy, Welcome to our Freedom Family !

Gilad LewandovskiFeatured, Surf

We are Stoked & Grateful to partner with Elite Academic Academy this summer. Freedom will provide surf, water safety and ocean knowledge to the Elite Enrichment program. Elite Academic Academy is a unique online charter school which blends an accredited academic curriculum with an impressive array of enrichment programs such as sailing, dance, music and this year… surfing! The Elite … Read More

A MagiCal weekend

Gilad LewandovskiFeatured, Snow, Surf

Before the weekend came, I already felt it… it’s going to be MagiCal! Experiencing the magic of California’s landscape with magical moments creates a perfect weekend. It’s a simple formula, all of the elements plus stoked adventures equals grateful memories that last forever. Every weekend at Freedom starts with week-long preparations. Gilad, Emily & Bear Mountain were preparing for trip #3 with … Read More

The Jackson Hole Experience

Gilad LewandovskiSnow

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“I never thought I would fall in love with a mountain”. I remember saying these words when I first left JH after a whole season of snowboarding – I think that was the winter of 1994. Now I return to JH every year for at least a few days of shredding the snow and for a few days in summer, … Read More

Mammoth Teen shred trip – by Gilad Lewandowski

Gilad LewandovskiSnow

It takes guts to get out of your comfort zone anytime, but as humans, we must do it so we can remind ourselves that we are not machines with ON/OFF switches. Getting out of the box is essential for creating memories and this adventure made another dream happen. I was missing the mountain so much I couldn’t wait for FSR 2020. My mind … Read More

Don’t miss the snow bus !!!

Gilad LewandovskiFeatured, Snow

It’s happening this winter again. One bus full of kids & one bus full of teens going to ski & snowboard at Bear Mountain.No matter if you are beginner or training for the X games. You can learn how to ski / snowboard or sharp your technique & style. Round-trip transportation on a luxury bus Movies on the way Full-day … Read More

Teen surfing at Freedom

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KEEPING THE GAME but, CHANGING THE NAME ! With a super clean beach, family vibes, friendly locals and awesome Freedom Teen Crew – Manhattan Beach is a surf-learning & practice paradise for any teenage girl or boy who steps away from their screen and gets real! Manhattan Beach Teen Sessions can definitely fill the gap for the young adults and … Read More

Surfing is a tool for life !

Gilad LewandovskiFeatured, Surf

A bit about Freedom “Freedom Surf and Snow was born out of the true passion of being outdoors. Gilad Lewandovski, the founder, always found himself asking the question: “How can I spend more time where I feel the ultimate Freedom?” He realized the answer: “Getting the opportunity to share the journey with stoked humans. Falling in love with teaching was really … Read More

2019 Step by step

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  Today we are ending 2018 ! We wanted to say thank you for all of our amazing crew, parents, the young surfers & snow shredders who came and share the passion with us. We had a great year with so many new riders at all ages, new instructors and new programs, which elevated the kids to the next level … Read More