Marco Giorgi (URY), 29, has won the Pro Santa Cruz pres. by Oakley over Thiago Camarao (BRA), 28, in wind-affected four-to-five foot surf on the last day of the event’s waiting period.
Day for was definitely an amazing day of competition.
The Pro Santa Cruz pres. by Oakley resumed in pumping surf this morning and completed three more rounds of competition to whittle the field down to just four.
Day 3 of the Pro Santa Cruz presented by Oakley had great waves.
The Pro Santa Cruz presented by Oakley continued in wind-affected conditions and witnessed the event’s top seeds come into play on Day Three of the waiting period.
The only QS 3.000 of 2017 held in Europe, Pro Santa Cruz presented by Oakley, started in hard conditions but they improved a lot along the day.
The Pro Santa Cruz presented by Oakley launched today in wind-affected two-to-four foot surf and ran through the opening round of competition as well as eight heats of the second round.
The 2016 Pro Santa Cruz had all sorts of conditions but the best surfers really managed to excel in all sorts of waves.
Early rounds action...
Portuguese filmmaker Nuno Dias spent a lot of time in Nazaré in the past season.
The Caparica Primavera Surf Fest ended today on a longboard note with the victories of Alice Lemoigne (FRA), 20, and Rodrigo Sphaier (BRA), in the LQS1,000 category.
Gony Zubizarreta (ESP), 31, claimed today his first QS win since 2010, in the final of the Men’s division at the Caparica Primavera Surf Fest.
Another day, another heat marathon at the Caparica Primavera Surf Fest.
The Caparica Primavera Surf Fest, inaugural festival of its kind in Portugal, resumed in slightly improving conditions and crowned two more champions today.
The action doesn’t slow down in Costa da Caparica.
Teresa Bonvalot (PRT), 17, claimed today her third consecutive title in the Junior division of the Caparica Primavera Surf Fest.
Day 2 of the Caparica Primavera Surf Fest was long and full of action.
It was a really hot day under the Caparica sun, and the national holiday meant crowds in the thousands came to enjoy the show at the Caparica Primavera Surf Fest.
Costa da Caparica, more specifically Paraíso Beach, is the location of the first WSL event in portuguese waves this season.
The Caparica Primavera Surf Fest launched today in clean three-to-four foot surf and completed a big opening day of competition with no less than 30 heats disputed of the Men’s QS1,000 Caparica Pro at the main break of Praia do Paraiso.
One of many fun beach breaks found along the Portuguese coast.
The first QS 3.000 of the European season is set to start on the 25th of April.
From Ericeira to Costa da Caparica, not forgetting Peniche.
Almost a secret spot.