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Locked down & locked in! Portugal Winter blues!

Locked down & locked in! Portugal Winter blues!

Winter 2020/2021 in Portugal has delivered some big & perfect waves and some very cold weather more recently! Whilst the lockdown rules have restricted & changed our lives...fortunately we live very very close to some great waves! To try & forget about the...

Anne – From student to teacher

Anne – From student to teacher

I’ve been both a student, and now a teacher at Moana, so I have experiences from behind the scenes as well as in the lessons. Over time Moana Surf school has become a second home for me. When I first came to the school I was a nervous beginner. All my friends and...

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Working for Moana – Gaby's story

Working for Moana – Gaby's story

Working for Moana Surf School for the past 5 years has been like waves themselves … you have the ups, the downs, but no matter what, you keep going, you keep evolving and keep living the dream! It may seem like the ideal job, but when there are 60km winds, freezing...

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Location! Location!

Location! Location!

Locations is the most important factor when setting up your business they say. For me it is the most important factor in relation to where I choose to live and enjoy my outdoor sports and also share experiences with my family and friends. Cascais and the areas around...

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Keep it simple!

Keep it simple!

Windsurfing, kite surfing, paddle boarding, sailing, water skiing and many others ocean sports are all fantastic, but there are few ocean sports like surfing that give so much pleasure with so little equipment. Surfing for some is pleasure, for others it becomes a...

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Ocean therapy

Ocean therapy

Below is a attempt to explain the Ocean Therapy. If you have enough time to go surfing your mind is set free when you are surfing, and after washing your body in the ocean you are given a new drive of energy. You can be surfing in Hawaii or in England, huge or tiny...

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…at our surf school in Portugal. Moana Surf School has had students of all ages and it is located at one of the best beaches in Europe, Guincho! Discover why we love Guincho and the Ocean.

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