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- 02 October 2018 | Bodyboarding
Three years after unveiling the unusual wave that breaks off the coast of Lisbon, in Portugal, Hugo Pinheiro and friends returned to the scene of the crime.
This time, the four-time Portuguese national bodyboarding champion invited Daniel Fonseca, Vasco Ribeiro, Pedro Boonman, Lourenço Katzenstein and Tiago Pires to join him on a very special boat trip.
Mar da Calha is an offshore wave that breaks near the Bugio Lighthouse, a platform located in the Tejo river mouth.
- 01 October 2018 | Bodyboarding
Armide Soliveres has been crowned 2018 APB World Pro Junior champion at Praia de Arda, in Viana do Castelo, Portugal. Tristan Roberts claimed the Men's division.
In an unprecedented decision, the Association of Professional Bodyboarding (APB) added an extra day of competition to the Viana World Bodyboard Championships.
Sunday was supposed to be the final day of waves at Viana's Praia da Arda, but a thick, long-lasting fog hindered riders from competing for the event and world pro junior titles.
- 26 September 2018 | Bodyboarding
Viana do Castelo plays a historical role in the development and history of professional bodyboarding.
Located in the northwest of Portugal, Viana do Castelo is a laid-back coastal city surrounded by plenty of beach breaks and few point breaks.
The region is also home to one of the best and most popular windsurfing and kitesurfing spots in the Iberian Peninsula - Praia do Cabedelo.