The Surfcamp Staff

All the surf camp staff will always do their best to make your stay as enjoyable as possible. Be helpful with whatever you will need. Information on how to get around Dakar or Senegal and get the most out of your trip. It's always a pleasure for the staff to show you how they live.

Pierre-Louis 'Ocean' Denaro - the owner of NGor Island Surfcamp

  • Regular-footed big wave lover

  • Qualified international surf judge and official

  • Also works for the Senegalese National Surf Team

Mamegore - the 'Google' of the surfcamp

  • Your go-to guy for inside knowledge

  • More reliable than a Toyota Landcruiser

  • Designs fashionable bags from local African materials

Samba - Airport transfers

  • Makes sure you arrive safely to the camp

  • 100 times better than an Uber

  • Man with the biggest smile in Senegal

Allasane - Surf trip driver

  • Always in the right place, at the right time

  • If you get pitted so pitted, it's thanks to this guy

  • Straight up 100% legend

Bai Dame - Boat trip driver

  • Drops you off at the peak just before the set wave

  • Rejected multiple offers from big cruise ship companies

  • Knows how to party in Dakar

Abdulaye, Adama & Mbabou - Surf teachers

  • Ready to help you whatever your level

  • Senegalese National Surf Team athletes

  • Also pretty proficient spear fishermen

Rita - Surfcamp dog

  • A trusty companion and a loyal guard dog

  • Prefers chasing stones than rubber balls

  • Probably swims better than you