Portugal’s famed big-wave spot Nazare is not a wave to mess around with. Which is probably why, despite the influx of the big-wave surfing world to the spot, we’ve yet to see any kitesurfers try their hand. Until now.

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Portugal’s own Nuno “Stru” Figueiredo took to Nazare on April 7 and got to see what the spot had to offer. A milestone for the kitesurfing community, we’re sure some of Stru’s fellow top-notch kitesurfers will be eyeing an opportunity at Portugal’s biggest offerings.

Nuno Figueiredo taking on Nazare.

Nuno Figueiredo taking on Nazare.

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