- 02 January 2014 | Bodyboarding
In 20 years, bodyboarding has changed a lot. Back in 1994, the winner of the International Morey Boogie Bodyboard Pro Championships, at Pipeline, was considered the world champion.
Guilherme Tâmega conquered the first world championship of his career, in 1994. It was also the first title ever for a Brazilian bodyboarder. In those days, the grand champion was crowned during the International Morey Boogie Bodyboard Pro Championships, at Pipeline.
Recent footage of the 1994 clash between Tâmega and Mike Stewart has shown us that those were days. Pipeline appears more powerful and thunderous than ever.
- 13 December 2013 | Bodyboarding
The top 24 bodyboarders of the 2014 Grand Slam Series IBA World Tour has been announced.
The world bodyboarding circuit which crowns champions based on the previous season's results, has confirmed the names in the upcoming 2014 IBA World Tour.
"Of special note is the continued success of long term tour professionals Mike Stewart and Guilherme Tamega, again securing a place in the Top 24", the IBA statement refers.
- 10 December 2013 | Bodyboarding
Miguel Macias has been crowned the Fronton King 2013, in Galdar, Canary Islands.
The Spanish wave riding community has taught a lesson: never give up. The IBA circus may be out for a while, but a large group of volunteers have put up an incredible show of high performance bodyboarding.
Up to 80 riders from all continents participated in the Fronton King 2013, an event with a prize money of $4000. The truth is that everyone wanted to climb up the podium.