ISA World Masters Surfing Championships Officially Open at Rincon, Puerto Rico
January 21, 2007
On a beautiful landscape, in front of the well-known Rincon's lighthouse, the ISA World Masters Surfing Championship was opened. In the next days it will be decided who the best 35yrs+ surfers of the world are.
More than 70 persons, representatives of twelve nations, participated in the famous Parade of the Nations and in the Ceremony of the World's Sands which were followed by the speeches of the President of the Surf Federation of Puerto Rico, Ricardo Lucke, the Mayor of Rinc√≥n, Carlos L√≥pez, the representative of the Entertainments and Sports Department of the Government of Puerto Rico, Javier Gonz√°lez and the President of the Tourism Company of Puerto Rico, Estela Gonz√°lez. The opening ceremony finished with a traditional boricua dance, performed by the Tainos, a native tribe of Puerto Rico.
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Karen for Caribbean-On-Line.com