The Carcavelos Surf School was founded in 2001 and is the FIRST SURF SCHOOL OF CARCAVELOS BEACH. It was born with the intention of invigorating the beach of Carcavelos, promoting and teaching people of all ages to practice sea-related sports activities. Thousands of people have already learned from us to slide in waves on a surfboard.
The school is part of WINDSURF CAFÉ concession, a magical place with a healthy lifestyle concept through the quality of food and promotion of various sports activities.
Degree in Marketing Management at the Portuguese Institute of Administration and Marketing, Post Graduation in Surfing by the Faculty of Human Motricity, Level I Coach Course of the Portuguese Surfing Federation, Diploma of Rescue Swimmer and First Aid, athlete with more than 20 years of experience of which 8 on high competition and many trips around the world.
Some titles achieved over the years:
Degree in Applied Mathematics from the Faculty of Sciences of Lisbon, Post Graduation in Surfing by the Faculty of Human Motricity, Level II Coach Course of the Portuguese Surfing Federation, athlete with more than 25 years of experience and 15 as a professional high competition surfer and many trips made all over the world.
Some titles achieved over the years:
Degree in Physical Education and Sports at the Piaget Institute, Level I Coach Course of the Portuguese Surfing Federation since 2008, Rescue Swimmer Diploma, Aquatic Activities Course, Continuous training relevant to teaching as a surf teacher.
João Aragão started surfing in 1999 on Costa da Caparica and has been a federated athlete since 2000. He participated in some competitions but his passion has always been free surfing. He has been a surf coach and coordinator at Carcavelos Surf School since 2006.
Graduated in Materials Engineering at Universidade Nova de Lisboa, he began surfing in 2001 on the Costa de Caparica with the help of his older brothers and since then surfing is part of his life. In addition to teaching at Carcavelos Surf School since 2011, Martim has participated in competitions since 2003. During his career as a high-level athlete he has had some sponsorships such as Tropical Energy / Xcult and Quiksilver.
Most significant results:
Miguel has a lot of experience in teaching initiation and intermediate level classes. He holds a postgraduate degree in Surfing and Performance, from Lusófona University and a level I trainer from FPS. This teacher is more present in our school in Costa Caparica, where he has lived and surfed for more than 12 years.
He is passionate and practices wave sports since he was a kid and this interest and passion for the surf made him invest in training in this area.
She started surfing in 2005 at CSS with his brother and since then she has always maintained contact with the school.
In addition to being a lover of sport, she attended the Lusófona university's surfing and performance course equivalent to the FPS Grade 1 Coach course.
At this moment we can count on her not only to teach and transmit to our students all the knowledge acquired but also in the logistics part of the school.
Student of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Universidade Nova de Lisboa and attending the course of Surf and Performance of the University Lusófona equivalent to the Course of Coach of Grade 1 of FPS.
He started his surf training at Carcavelos Surf School, For more than 7 years on the beach of Carcavelos, which he is pleased to call his second home.
It's in water that he feels happy and that's why he has great pleasure in conveying to others what CSS has taught him.
Graduated in Philosophy from Universidade Nova de Lisboa and attended the Surf and Performance course at Lusófona University, giving equivalence to the certification of Surf Coach Grade 1 of FPS
He started his taste and practice surfing from a very young age.
An avid lover of sports with board, in particular the skate where he excelled early, having covered the first national championship that had been in 2nd place.
Always very cheerful and educated, he loves not only to teach, but also to learn something about the students, transmitting and enriching their culture as his own.