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Kitesurfing Brazil

Kitesurfing Brazil

The terms kiteboarding and kitesurfing are interchangeable, and there are different styles of kiteboarding, including freestyle, freeride, downwinders, speed, course racing, wakestyle, jumping and wave-riding. In 2012, the number of kitesurfers has been estimated by the ISAF and IKA at 1.5 million persons worldwide (pending review). Kitesurfing Brazil has been a frontrunner in the growth […]

Brazil Football

Football, or soccer to us Canucks, is a magnitude of ten times more fanatical in Brazil, as hockey is to Canada. No country on earth has created an identity, related to a sport, in the way that Brazil has with football – they are the football nation. Indeed, football is a fabric of life here […]

Christ on Corcovado mountain, Rio de Janeiro

Rio 2016 Olympic Games

The announcement to award the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games to the city of Rio de Janeiro was made by the IOC President Jacques Rogge, on 2nd October 2009 in Copenhagen. It the beginning of a journey of big opportunities and challenges for Rio, and for Brazil. There will be more than 100,000 people involved […]

FIFA World Cup 2010 Spain with cup

FIFA World Cup 2014

The FIFA World Cup, often simply the World Cup, is an international association football competition contested by the senior men’s national teams of the members of Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), the sport’s global governing body. The championship has been awarded every four years since the inaugural tournament in 1930, except in 1942 and […]

Rio de Janeiro bicycle map

Rio de Janeiro Bike Map

I love bicycle riding almost as much as body surfing and swimming in the sea. The beauty to life in Brazil can be enhanced, by enjoying the richness of each moment. My favorite mode of transport and method for chilling-out, is to ride my mountain-bike, along bike paths, under the palms trees, beside the beach. […]

Ayrton Senna

“Champions are made of something they have deep inside of them.  A desire, a dream, a vision.  They must have last minute stamina. They have to be fast. They must have the skill and the will. But the will must be stronger than the skill”. Ayrton Senna Aryton Senna was the greatest brazilian driver of all time was […]