The concert´s change of venue from Figueira da Foz to Cabedelo beach just made us surf more. Day and night, partying until 3/4/5 am. Most of the guys crashed here, in the vans, tents, hangar, etc. Barbecues; small market including Gato Heroi´s shapes, shorts; Surf Brewing beers... At taste of paradise. Or hell. This year´s … Continue reading Gliding Barnacles: Day Shift
Figueira da Foz is where I was born and my dearest place. Think I´ll never forget it´s long waves peeling off in the distance, one after the other as I walked back home from school at Rua do Pinhal. I love Algarve, where I live, the short winters and beautiful weather make me feel like … Continue reading It´s A Narrow Open Road: Part IV
Went up to my city of birth Figueira da Foz to watch the Liga Meo Pro Surf event. The waves were good on the first days. Catched up with my friends Eurico Gonçalves and Miguel Figueira from the SOS Cabedelo organization. This poilicians are trying to build a wall in front of Cabedelo´s wave, that´s … Continue reading Não, Não, Não!
Gliding Barnacles Surf Sesssssssssion! GB is a display of classic longboard surf by guests and registered participants, accompanied by cultural performances and DJs. Tonight D3O & FRIENDS will be performing at Auto Peninsular, check it out!
A kind of a surf friends gathering happened at Figueira da Foz this late August. It was supposed to be a competition in wich the best surf footage would win, but Gliding Barnicles was more about free loging and great rock roll concerts. There were also art displays, a shape room, a bing surfboards stand … Continue reading OUT OF THE BLUE: GLIDING BARNACLES AT FIGUEIRA DA FOZ
Portugal´s Longboarding Champion Eurico Gonçalves hanging five at home in Cabedelo, Figueira da Foz. Love him or hate him is here to stay and always with a smile on his face. Doing more than just crazy longboard tricks, Eurico is also involved on the SOS Cabedelo/Cidade Surf project wich was recently presented in Australia by … Continue reading Longboard Champ Eurico Gonçalves and Cidade Surf Project
Figueira has more enchantment when it´s time to say goodbye. Specially if the waves are average...