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Corona Extra Presents: Portugal. The Man (Tour!)

Corona Extra is back with another free national tour to tune up your summer.  This time, they’ve brought Alaskan bred, Portland based indie legends Portugal. Corona Extra is back with another free national tour to...

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Creed McTaggart jumps! (in Portugal)

Things may change when he’s older, but for now he ain’t shot much he digs: “I get sick of looking at stuff,” he says. “But, I guess the first remote flash shot I had...

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Mick Fanning, Portugal forehand

In today’s competition he lost to local wildcard Frederico Morais who’s on through to the quarters. Between heats, Mick Fanning found a hollow right and put his forehand to work. Let the storm conspiracy theories...

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Why Maya Gabeira Is Still Surfing

Almost one year after Maya Gabeira nearly drowned at Nazare in Portugal, she is still surfing and still stunning.  We haven’t heard her speak candidly about that day too much, and especially not about...

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Observations from day 3 of France

Whether he’s using it as an excuse or not, the king announced that he’ll be skipping Portugal and focusing on Pipe… unless the forecast for Portugal looks the best it’s ever been. The judges...

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Filipe Toledo and the fresh euro vibration

We all know Filipe can leap.  But this year on tour his weaknesses have prevailed in conditions that don’t exactly suit him. Portugal just may be the event to bring Mr Toledo back into the...

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Jeremy Flores surfs fluent French

There’s a very fine small-wave game across the Euro beachbreaks, and Portugal freesurfs were good to Jeremy, like they were the rest of the tour. There’s been plenty of footage surface from the European...

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#TOURNOTES: Thank you, C.J. Hobgood

Teahupoo this year was the event that Ceej chose to announce his retirement from professional surfing – but it wasn’t until the World Tour landed in Portugal that he was given a send-off. Read...