Why should you get a inflatable paddle boat?

Inflatable boats are becoming more and more fashionable, so their popularity is increasing. Some of the largest inflatable boats have been afloat for more than fifty years. But, the most modern inflatable boats are boats with a lot of quality, there is even a great variety of models, taking into account the size and characteristics that each one of them personally requires at that specific moment....
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The equipment you need to practice Wakeboarding

Wakeboarding is one of the most exciting aquatic extreme sports you can practice. More and more people are getting interest in this type of sports, and it looks like you're also on the list. Advanced wakeboarders are capable of performing incredible and beautiful stunts, but they aren't exempt of accidents. That's why it is so important to have the correct preparation and equipment....
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Learning to Kitesurf in Europe's Kitesurfing Mecca

We should start out by explaining what kitesurfing is as this alone often causes some confusion! Kitesurfing consists of a board, a lot like a wakeboard, which is attached to your feet. You wear a harness connected to a kite via 20 metre long lines which you control using a kitebar. With the kite in the air, you can use the power of the wind to pull you across the water. If this sounds exhilarating - it is! ...
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Best surf movies

Hollywood is in California, a state that has important stages of world surfing. But it's funny that Hollywood has rarely been willing to face the waves and make good surf movies. I am not sure why, but I imagine that, even with special effects, it must be difficult to make perfect surf scenes with professional actors. Although the last one I saw (Aguas rasas), it was already very well done....
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Praia do Secreto in RJ: where it is and how to get there

Find out where the secret beach is in Rio de Janeiro, how to get there and how to see if the tide is good to enjoy this natural pool in the middle of RJ. Before reading the post and finding out how to get to the secret beach, it is worth understanding that it was “discovered” about 2 years ago, and since then it has been published on several blogs and communication channels....
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BMX Bike - The acronym of freedom

This is the time to discover what is more than a sport, a lifestyle: BMX. It started in the early 1970s and its acronym comes from English Bicycle (B) Moto (M) Cross (X). This acronym perfectly sums up the radical style of this practice, which consists of maneuvers of pure adrenaline on two wheels, on totally improvised race tracks and that, for the most part, are carried by a lot of land....
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Mirante do Caeté in Prainha - RJ: where is it and how to get there

The Municipal Natural Park of Prainha, also known as the Municipal Ecological Park of Prainha is a find right next to one of the most beautiful beaches in the city of Rio de Janeiro. For those who do not know this corner of the wonderful city it is worth reading the post until the end, because I will tell you exactly what to do and how to get there and walk the Mirante do Caeté....
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Catacumba Park with Sacopã and Urubu Lookout Trail

The Municipal Natural Park of Catacumba is a small environmental conservation unit that is on the banks of Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas, in the South Zone of Rio de Janeiro. Known to the most intimate only as a catacomb park, this beauty of space reserves several activities that can be carried out by the most adventurous even those who just want to relax....
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Other types of surf spots

What will we see in this article? Point breaks Reef-breaks Beach-breaks Other types of surf spots In the articles I write about surfing, I always try to pass the best wind and wave conditions for each peak. I believe that some of you who have read these articles may have already gone through the situation of planning in anticipation of the right conditions, and even then, the peak does not work. Don't swear at me or say that adrenaline10 was wrong. To make a decent wave forecast, ripple and wind are not always enough....
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The History of Skateboarding in Brazil

The history of skateboarding in Brazil emerged in the second half of the 1960s, the crowd that started venturing on the sidewalks and cobblestones was influenced by the magazine surfer. The skate of the time was called "surfinho", making a clear reference in the relation between the maneuvers in the waves of the sea and those of the asphalt. In the early years, it was a very improvised thing, some wood was used, with roller skate wheels nailed....
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Mountain Bike, Trail bike ou MTB

It is not today that cycling is on the rise, be it urban, speed, cycling or mountain biking. It is becoming more and more normal for people who do bike trails and cycle for miles. Within this scenario, mountain bikes or trail bikes are increasingly being sought for their versatility. With these bikes you can do an urban cycle, you can practice cycling and in addition make your trails safely. Of course, we always have a loss when we don't use specific bikes for each modality, but with a mountain bike you reduce that deficit....
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How to Choose the Ideal Surfboard?

There are so many possibilities for a board, that just thinking about which one to choose, even if you have saved the necessary money, becomes torture. What length and width? More edge or less edge? Do I put a deck? And the tail, which shape? Beak thinner or flatter? How many and which keels? And the leash? The ideal surfboard will depend on several factors: the sea you usually surf, your learning stage, your size and weight are the main ones. What is the secret to finding the ideal surfboard, then? I would say the big secret is to test as many options as possible before starting to build your quiver....
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Be sure to enjoy these trails in RJ at the end of the year

Trekkers on duty, it is the end of the year and, therefore, the time is now: water bottle, cap and backpack on the back because it is time to relax from the months of work seeing the Marvelous City from above. Rio de Janeiro offers a large number of trails at different levels and I have already made a very long list with the best options in another post....
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Best waves from the South and Southeast of Brazil to surf

Luckily for us, we live in a country with many options for those who want to surf. However, most of the best surf spots in Brazil are beach breaks, that is, they have a sandy bottom, which is good from the point of view of decreasing the risk of injuries, but bad from the point of view of lack of frequency. . It is not uncommon for us to have to hope for a swell, because the sea is completely flat, which does not happen in peaks with rock or coral bottom, which end up having waves, even if small....
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Viscount of Mauá Attractions

See how to get to Viscount of Mauá and discover inns, restaurants, the best waterfalls and attractions in nearby cities like Maringa and Maromba. Today I'm going to talk about some beautiful attractions and possibilities for tours in a very beautiful region here in the state of Rio de Janeiro that are very close to Resende and Itatiaia. For those who do not know, Viscount of Mauá has a series of very cool trails and waterfalls to be enjoyed on a good weekend there....
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Skate Maneuvers for Professionals

Hey guys! In the previous post I talked about longboard skate maneuvers. Today I'm going to write more comprehensively and talk about conventional skateboarding. I put down a list with the most used skate maneuvers already with the link to the videos, so it becomes clearer to understand and try to learn. I took almost everything from another site that I like a lot and have used it as a reference in other posts: sk8drop...
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Chapada dos Veadeiros - Catarata dos Leather

See how to take the tour and get to the waterfall (cataract) of the leathers and enjoy from the power of the first fall to the final (which is more hidden). After enjoying the first and second days of travel, we arrived on our third and last day at Chapada dos Veadeiros. If you (like me) do not live in Brasília or in cities close to Alto Paraíso de Goiás, you will probably have to catch a plane to get home. So, keep in mind that you have to be ready to hit the road about 4 hours before your flight, so this is another day to wake up early and not waste a lot of time before arriving at Catarata dos Couros....
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Chapada dos Veadeiros - Almécegas and Vale da Lua

See how to get to Fazenda São Bento, enjoy the Almécegas waterfalls, where to have lunch and even visit Vale da Lua on the same day! If the first day at Chapada dos Veadeiros was busy, the second has everything to be much more relaxed. After all, you don't have to make long trips, you don't have a long trail to get to any of the waterfalls and the ride is very pleasant....
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Best surf spots in Florianópolis

Florianópolis has some of the best surf spots in Brazil. The best time to surf on the island is in winter when the biggest swells usually appear, but the geography of the island ends up making surfing possible almost 365 days a year. Along with the beautiful people who live or frequent the island, this makes Floripa one of the favorite destinations for Brazilian and foreign surfers....
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Chapada dos Veadeiros - Santa Barbara Waterfall

See what to do, how to get there, better times and distances to the Santa Barbara waterfall, one of the most beautiful in Brazil! Just read the post to the end. If you are thinking of going or going to Chapada dos Veadeiros this is the right post. In my opinion the Santa Bárbara waterfall is a must. No matter how many days you stay, one day needs to be booked to go there to Cavalcante and enjoy the beauty of the crystal clear waters of one of the most beautiful waterfalls in Brazil....
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The best longboard brands

Finding the best and selecting the best longboard brands can be difficult if you are just a beginner. Talk to anyone who already has one and everyone will give you a different answer. Some answers will satisfy you, while others may just confuse you, and at the end of the day you will come to the conclusion that there is no definitive answer in choosing the best longboard or the best longboard brands....
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Discover the 10 Biggest Waves in Brazil for Surfing

Brazil is far from being part of the right destinations for big riders (giant wave surfers) in search of big swells throughout the year. But there are some peaks that, depending on the conditions, can scare even the most experienced. Some are more consistent in the right season and others only work in the big hangovers for the bravest....
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How does the World Surfing Championship work?

The history of surfing in Brazil is quite long. Some say that it started in the 40's, others 50, it had its professionalization in the 80's and finally it seems that it fell in favor of the Brazilians through the good performances of the Brazilian storm - nickname given to the very talented Brazilian generation that today competes in the World Surfing Championship (World Tour Championship), the elite of world surfing....
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Costão de Itacoatiara Trail: where it is and how to get there

Learn how to get to the Costão de Itacoatiara Trail, how to climb and the time taken to enjoy an incredible sunset in Niterói. For those who want a trail tip outside the city of Rio de Janeiro (but still close enough to go and return the same day), one of the best options in my opinion is the Costão de Itacoatiara trail....
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The best wave forecasting sites

One of the biggest challenges for those who are starting to surf, or practice other sports with a board, is to be able to decipher whether a nearby peak will work in the next few days or not. Especially for those who live in Brazil, with our sandy bottom beaches and more irregular wave formation, learning to make a reliable wave forecast can save a lot of time and travel....
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How to brake the Longboard?

Downhill on a longboard is an incredible experience. But, unless you have a sense and control of what you're doing, not knowing how to brake the longboard can be a nightmare. If a car is coming your way, or if you start to feel that the skateboard is out of control, a fall may be just around the corner. In this post I will try to give some tips on how to brake the longboard and also on how to reduce speed....
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Morro Dois Irmãos Trail: where it is and how to get there

Today we are going to talk about the Morro Dois Irmãos Trail, located in the Vidigal community, South Zone of Rio de Janeiro, between Leblon and São Conrado. This natural monument of the city of Rio that is so often appreciated from the beach can also be seen from above and throughout this post we will explain exactly what you should do (stay tuned because it is easier and safer than it looks)....
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The best list of trails in Rio de Janeiro

It is almost impossible to find a good list of trails in Rio de Janeiro that is not gigantic (to the point of leaving you lost with so many options) and that at the same time is not only on the best known and popular trails (such as Pedra da Gávea and Beautiful stone) . There is so much to see in Rio and in so many different places that it is an injustice that only the favorites are known and visited with more constancy....
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Horto Waterfall and Vista Chinesa in Rio de Janeiro: where it is and how to get there

See the best times and how to enjoy the waterfall of the garden, its trails and even pass the Vista Chinesa on the same tour. This is another option for fast and affordable walking. The trail to Cachoeira do Horto is just a few minutes from the Botanical Garden and you can easily get there by bus or car. Stay tuned until the end of the post and I'll talk about the best times to get to the cache....
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Longboards: The best spots in Rio de Janeiro

Whoever rides a longboard, skateboard, bike or surfs in Rio de Janeiro always finds the same problem in the peaks: maximum capacity. It’s always a little difficult to get a better space, and when we do it doesn’t last long. Of course, we have some places that are quieter for longboarding, like Aterro do Flamengo for example. Still, sometimes it is complicated by the number of families walking in the place....
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Morro da Urca Trail (and Sugarloaf Cable Car): where it is and how to get there

Get to know all the details of the trail of Morro da Urca, how to get to it through Pista Cláudio Coutinho and how to get off the cable car for free! For those who enjoy the trail and have little time or the shape is no longer the same as in the past, the Morro da Urca trail is the right choice. Here you have all the best, easy access, fast and very light trail, no need for mountaineering equipment or a good physical preparation, beautiful view of Rio de Janeiro and, if you want and know the tricks, you can still go down the trail by cable car Sugarloaf Mountain for free....
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The best trails (and viewpoints) to discover in the South Zone of Rio de Janeiro

It is not new that Rio de Janeiro is recognized nationally and internationally for its natural beauty. There are miles and miles of beautiful beaches combined with a vast area of ​​Atlantic forest that can be explored by the most diverse hikers, from amateurs to professionals....
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Main Longboard Modalities

San Francisco, California. Late 50's. Surfers bored by the lack of waves decide to create the longboard with wood and roller trucks so that they could make the movements of the surf on the asphalt. Since it was created, several modalities have emerged, each with a different footprint: Downhill, for example, focused more on speed and others, such as street, very similar to traditional skateboarding. Below a brief summary of the main modalities and some videos to exemplify them....
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History of Surf in Rio de Janeiro

The first signs of the arrival of surf in Rio de Janeiro date from the 1940s and 1950s. It is not known exactly how the sport arrived. Some say they were airline employees, others talk about tourists, some in American films that already printed the sport on the screens, but the truth is that, at that time, Cariocas were already seen on wooden boards made by themselves gliding on waves on Arpoador Beach....
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