Bodyboard Fest: getting barreled at Carcavelos

The final stage of the Bodyboard Fest will be held between 8th-30th March, at Ericeira, Portugal.

While the world bodyboarding community waits for better days in the professional circuit, the Bodyboard Fest prepares for its final showdown.

After three qualifying stages in top class wave peaks - Santa Cruz, Praia Grande and Carcavelos - the best bodyboarders will be seeded into the final round scheduled for the town of Ericeira.

The event will have 16 riders in the Open division, 17 bodyboarders in the Under 18 category, four athletes in the Female competition, and four youngsters in the Under 14 division.

The final heats of the Bodyboard Fest will be run in the best possible conditions, within the waiting period. Riders and judges are expecting barrels and vertical ramps.