ARPOADOR BEACH, Rio de Janeiro / Brazil (Saturday, October 22, 2011) – Despite cloudy weather, a crowded beach was present for the ASP World 6-Star Quiksilver Brazil Open of Surfing presented by Arnette at Arpoador Beach in Rio de Janeiro with waves in the 3-5 foot range (1-1.5 meters). The highlight of the day was [...]
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ARPOADOR BEACH, Rio de Janeiro/Brasil (Thursday, July 7, 2011) – The Brazil Open of Surfing was confirmed and will take place at Arpoador Beach, known as the birthplace of Brazilian surfing and the current home of the ASP World Tour which took place in May. Rio de Janeiro will be buzzing again in late October [...]
ARPOADOR BEACH, Rio de Janeiro/Brazil (Tuesday, October 05, 2010) – The Rio Surf Pro International presented by Oakley began at 7:50 am on the Marvelous City but, due to a strong southwest wind, the contest was called to a stand by around 11am after the 10th heat, being restarted at 13pm finishing 16 of 24 [...]
FLORIANOPOLIS, Santa Catarina/Brazil (Sunday, October 03, 2010) – The predicted swell didn’t hit the coast as strong as the organizers and surfers were hoping. But with still 2-4 feet (1 metre) waves at Praia do Santinho the semifinals and the grand final took place. Bernardo Miranda, 27, posted a fantastic win over wonder boy Gabriel [...]