João’s located near Sagres, Portugal, which you’ll know is the southwestern tip of Europe. He was doing just fine there, surfing, catching seafood, until an americano sold him some waterhousing. We adore his eye. You will too… Stab magazine
Portuguese renaissance man and Algarve pioneer, João Bracourt aka Brek has published in the world´s best surfing magazines: The Surfers Journal, Stab, Surfer, Surfing, etc and worked with some big companies like Nike and Mercedes. Won awards (Red Bull Illume) and collaborated in various books like Sumatra: return to paradise, Ericeira: world surfing reserve and Portugal Surf Guide. Some of his work is exhibited at the Six Feet Gallery gallery in France.
He has been featured in interviews in Stab, Onfire Surf, Surf Portugal and Essential magazines; tv episodes like Always on the road and Travel Basecamp and some radio shows like Rádio Cidade FM and Rádio Alvor. He´s the surfer in this Keytrade comercial (One of Belgium´s biggest banks).
“One must be a sea, to receive a polluted stream without becoming impure.”