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The stars of the national surf are already packed for the North of the country, where from Friday, on the beach of Leça da Palmeira, Joaquim Chaves Saúde Porto Pro will be disputed, the third of five stages of the MEO Surf League, the main surfing event in Portugal and the one that defines the titles of national champions.
With a total focus on winning the maximum Surfing titles in Portugal, Vasco Ribeiro and Carolina Mendes arrive at Porto and Matosinhos wearing yellow lycra, by virtue of leading their respective rankings, and they already know the opponents that will face them in the inaugural round of the northern stage.
Men’s highlights – Round 1:
H6: Diogo Martins x Francisco Mittermayer x Marlon Lipke x João Maria André
H8: Vasco Ribeiro x Bruno Mendonça x Gabriel Ribeiro x trialist surfer
H16: Guilherme Ribeiro x João Crespo x Gony Zubizarreta x trial surfer
Highlights of the women’s team – Round 1:
H5: Carolina Mendes x Raquel Otero x Núria Maganinho x Maria Silva
H7: Teresa Bonvalot x Maria Chaves x Camilla Kemp x Teresa Pereira
H8: Carina Duarte vs. Miriam Julião vs. Carolina Santos vs. Verónica Silva