Doniños Beach: can you imagine it pumping?

The bodyboarding circus has hit the land of tapas. The Sportzone Surfusiom 2011 landed in the beautiful Doniños Beach, in Ferrol, Spain, for a 6-Star Grand Qualifying Series event.

The Galicia region is known for its world class waves. The best bodyboarders in the world are preparing to take on precious points for next year's Grand Slam Series circuit.

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Catarina Sousa: Portuguese pride

Catarina Sousa has conquered the Miss Sumol Cup and is the new European bodyboarding champion. The Portuguese rider took the final heat after beating the former champion Karla Costa Taylor, Rita Pires and Marta Fernandes.

The bodyboarder from Carcavelos Beach is the first Portuguese rider to win this exclusive women's competition. The 7th edition of the Miss Sumol Cup was surfed by 44 bodyboarders from 10 countries, in the Costa Nova Beach, Ilhavo. Watch the video highlights.

"I was following this title for seven years. It's great and I can't believe I've won it. This is a great victory for all the Portuguese girls and we were trying to win it for a long time", said Catarina Sousa.

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Dave Hubbard: the DK stylist

David Hubbard has claimed the 2011 Bubbakoo’s Jenks Pro, in New Jersey, and took home the national USBA title. Jeff Hubbard, his brother and seven times USBA national title holder, was not about to hand it to his younger brother and had flown in the day before from Portugal to protect not only his national title but his Jenks Pro 2010 title.

The heavily Hawaiian field of pro’s were greeted with a mix of swells with left over’s from hurricane Irene and a new groomed swell from Tropical Storm Jose which was camped out just off of Bermuda.

The Jenks Casino Pier surprised the riders and crowd with 3-5 foot groomed lefts and rights with heats starting at 8am. With Jeff Hubbard leading the tour at the start of the Jenks Pro it seemed an uphill battle for Jacob Romero and David Hubbard his brother as Jeff’s momentum on the world tour seemed to carry over to the Jenks Pro (Jeff currently leading the IBA World Tour).

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