Martim training with his coach Jose Pyrrait in Ericeria this season
Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 10 February, 2016 - Portugal's Martim Magalhaes joined the Northcore European surf team on 05th Feb 2016 signing the sponsorship agreement at the headquarters of the historic Portimão Naval Club. Northcore was represented by its head of European marketing, Nuno Viegas.
Viegas commented, "For us it's an honor to work with Martim, his humility and determination combined with his surfing skills make Martim the complete athlete."
Magalhaes said of the signing "I want to thank Northcore and Nuno Viegas who have showed their faith in me. This sponsorship is very important to me as it will help me to develop both my image and to have access to the technical gear that I need to continue to try to reach my goals for 2016”
Martim is training with his coach Jose Pyrrait in Ericeria this season to build on his strong performances in 2015, when he acheived a number of competition results including reaching the top 5 national under- 18's. This year Martim is focused on competitive surfing participating in various stages of the world circuit WSL qualification.
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