Meet the team

The Shaka Surf Morocco team although small, is a friendly, passionate and knowledgeable one. Our goal is to offer you a truly unique and memorable surf holiday and we believe that our experience combined with our Moroccan - European mix we can give you just that.

Let us help you plan an unforgettable surf adventure.

Hassan Madi

Hassan Madi

Co-founder, head surf guide and host

A local from Tamraght with over fifteen years of surf experience as well as being ISA (International Surf Association) qualified and RLSS (Royal Life Saving Society) certified - you couldn't be in safer hands in the water! He is known for his patience, support and encouragement when teaching and also his cheeky smile. He's also in the know with all the best spots to eat and a pro at building beach bonfires! 


Beth James

Co-founder, marketing and host

Originally from London, but with itchy feet and a urge to be by the sea, Tamraght is now where she calls home. Answering all your emails, enquiries and bookings with a smile and having worked in the Moroccan surf tourism industry for over three years, there's a wealth of knowledge and experience to take advantage of. When not in the surf, time is spent working on Berber Blue, vintage denims embellished with Moroccan kilim. 

Rashed - surf photographer

RachId Amghar

Photographer, poet and resident guru

Originally from the Paradise Valley region we are stoked Rachid has joined us by the coast helping to capture your best surf moments in the ocean! Our in house photographer is never without his camera and a good read at the beach. Rachid has worked photographing surfers for over three years with a calm poise and lots of patience.


Boba MAdi

Surf Instructor and Surf Guide

Boba is also a local from Tamraght and knows the surf spots like the back of his hand. He is ISA (International Surf Association) qualified and RLSS (Royal Life Saving Society) certified. He is known for his calm, patient and knowledgable teaching style and is a fan of those bigger waves making him the perfect surf guide for our advanced surfers.