JD(Jonhy Di) JOÃO DIOGO start is career of surfing in 1980, on the northern surf beaches of Matosinhos, Porto praia da luz, Azurara, Moledo do Minho, Maceda, Cortegaça, Esmoriz and Espinho, has excellent qualifications and has won several championships as local, regional and national until his back injury in 1994 where he had to leave his career as a competitor and start the porto surf lessons career
Is a surfschools in Portugal pioneer, recognized by the original mobile surf school on portuguese beachs, training and competition year round operation since 1994.
Along the way of surfing travelling around Portugal and remote waves around the world JD met a lot of friends like Bruno Rodrigues , Peste, Jojo, Paulo, Afonso, Antonio, Sofia Valente, Michele and is wife Sofia,now works with them and Creat the surfing life club style!
When he went on his 1st surftrip around the world and cross Australia he believed "Portugal will be an australian way of life "life is the beach" - and an european california " after that he opened his surfschool in Porto and had a great exit with it now 18years, since that time we've seen thousands of surfschools arriving and now is one of the 1st Portuguese hobbies and things to do in oporto, the vision turns reality!
Single school and coach with the North recognized sporting merit by the Secretary of State for Sport in 2001
He found a house with 5000m2 of land and with his wife Sofia created the Maceda surf hostel that is close to the pine tree forest and to the beach with excellent conditions for all kinde of surfing, that are his paisson, also have a lagoon really nice for kite surfing stand up paddle and hanging on.
Trough passion and enthusiasm they extend an invitation to you: to experience the life of travelling surfer!
Join our fully guided mobile adventure and you will escape the crowds and explore remote beaches in search of good times and fun waves. Experience summer beach parties, make new friends, relax and enjoy the sun, sea and sand while learning how to surf on pristine Portuguese beaches.
Whether you're travelling south, north and want to get away for a few days or just looking for a great surf lesson, Portosurf offers an exciting experience.
Tours and lessons operate from Porto to Sagres via Peniche and Maceda beach everyday of the week.
book now/call us:00351939270732
Run a surf shop for 7years