- 01 September 2010 | Bodyboarding
Brazil will be hosting its second competition of the year from September 21 to 25. The Bahia Bodyboarding Show will be one of the last chances for riders to fight for precious points on the world tour and increase their situation on the ranking.
The competition will give 1000 IBA points and a total purse of $35.000 being $20.000 for the men and $15.000 for the women.
The City of Salvador will become Brazil's bodyboarding capital for the second time. One last year's edition Guilherme Tâmega from Brazil and Eunate Aguirre from Spain where crowned champions.
This year the competition will end on Saturday the 25th because a huge party is being scheduled to celebrate the 2010 Bahia Champions.
All international riders can pay their entries on the Check In that will happen on September 20th.
“Bahia Bodyboarding Show 2010", will happen at Psiu Beach, next to the Aeroclube Shopping Mall, only 15km from the airport and 2 km from the bus station.
Psiu Beach is located in the Armação neighborhood in the capital of Bahia. A little more than 1 km wide, the beach is located right in the center of Salvador, only 9 km away from the city's historical center. The beach has great waves and it's known as a great place for surfing.
The Convention Center, bars, restaurants and hotels are located in this neighborhood. The beach is also close to grocery stores, shopping malls, theaters and bus station.
Professional Male US$ 20.000,00
Professional Female US$ 15.000,00
SOURCE: IBA World Tour