People Who Used to Surf: Brad Flora

Met this punk last year at Ericeira, he comes from the east coast of the USA and has an unique style, wich is not very common nowadays. Love his boards paintjobs, crazy airs and careless attitude, specially surfing some slabs around Ericeira. The reason this kid is in this categorie (people who used to surf) is … Continue reading People Who Used to Surf: Brad Flora

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Mazari By The Sea

A sunny day with the seductive Mazari in one of the most terrible March months in almost a century. Waves were tiny, but the light was beautiful and the temperature was mild here in the Algarve. She got her 5mm wetsuit on, but I wished she had taken the bikini. Even with this rigorous winters I am … Continue reading Mazari By The Sea

Boy Toys

Me and my mate Jerome just got some new surfboards from The Retro Movement shaped by the charismatic Dan Costa! Both are 7'2 and were inspired by a Devon Howard stick. Check out what he has to say about eggs on Surf Splendor Podcast.     https://youtu.be/Z-tOYq1W034 One of my favourite aspects in surfing has … Continue reading Boy Toys

Print Is Not Dead: Pacific Longboarder

In the ultra modern age of the 21st century plates are square or even triangular. To be honest, I am pretty conservative when it comes to food, it´s not that I am against brazillian wax, but gourmet, design and sushi... Anyway, found inspiration for my Pacific Longboarder magazine piece in this old plate of mine, check … Continue reading Print Is Not Dead: Pacific Longboarder

There´s A Big Dilema About The Big Storm Emma

Emma was mixing pleasure with pain yesterday. The surfers were happy, at least the ones who don´t have beach businesses... Waves everywhere, including inside Portimão harbour. Portuguese Kai Lenny Arnaud Dussen was on it as well as Portimão Surf Club actual president Francisco Canelas. The policia maritima kicked the boys out of the water, but … Continue reading There´s A Big Dilema About The Big Storm Emma

Portuguese Man O’ War

Las weekend we had the honor to see Frederico Morais aka Kikas surf in our beautiful Algarve. The level he was displaying was phenomenal. Unfortunatly the waves did not cooperate. Swell, winds and sandbanks combination here make this place a very fickle one. Friend Gastao Entrudo was on the water shooting video. This guy can … Continue reading Portuguese Man O’ War