Cristiano Ronaldo: he loves bodyboarding | Photo: Ronaldo Facebook

Did you know that bodyboarding is one of Cristiano Ronaldo's favorite hobbies?

For many, he is the best football player of all time; a magician with a rare talent and an exclusive technique that enchants people from all over the world.

Ronaldo changed the way we watch and enjoy the world's most popular sport. His creativity, game reading skills, dribbling, and shooting power is widely praised as unparalleled in modern football.

On July 23, 2010, Cristiano Ronaldo revealed on his Facebook page that he actually enjoys riding the boogie once in a while.

"Olá! I wanted to share some of my hobbies with you. What are yours?" wrote CR7, who opted for using the leash on his right wrist.

According to the Portuguese press, the picture published by the football star was taken in the warm, and often flat water of Algarve, in the south of the country.

Judging by the picture below, it looks like Ronaldo is carrying a Manta Wingnut bodyboard under his arm.

In fact, Cristiano Ronaldo loves many water sports. He was already spotted enjoying stand-up paddleboarding, driving jet skis, and swimming in the ocean and pools.

Will CR7 ever try surfing?

CR7: carrying a Manta Wingnut under his arm | Photo: Cristiano Ronaldo Official 2009 Calendar