Enrique ‘Keeks’ Hillman , Head Surf Instructor
Enrique is a Surfer, Senior Surf Coach, and mental health advocate.
'Keeks' coaches people of all ages and abilities, from complete beginners to intermediate and beyond.
He has developed a method to help those who suffer with fears of the water, using the majestic power of the ocean and surfing as therapy.
Keeks’ uses a mindful and holistic approach to educating students about the ocean, building your confidence in fun, safe and bespoke coaching sessions.
Keeks was born in the UK and raised in a small surf town on the South Atlantic coast of Spain, where he lived up until the age of 21.
He passion for surfing took him to Western Australia, where he surfed exhaustively for four years in Margaret River.
With family at heart, he moved back to the UK to be closer to them and fell in love with Devon whilst exploring the amazing waves that the South West have to offer.
Keeks consequently helped establish Hunter Surf School, where he works as Head Surf Coach and has loyal returning students providing excellent feedback.