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Brazil Ecojourneys opens gay-friendly surf camp

Praia do Rosa © Andreia Reis



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Camp hosted at Brazil's famous Praia do Rosa

Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 14 January, 2015 - A company called Brazil Ecojourneys has created a getaway for the LGBT community - a surfing camp just for lesbians and their female friends. The surfing world by many accounts is not the most LGBT-friendly in the world, so it makes a ton of sense that someone would create a surfing camp like this. 

From the camp's creator: "I surf all the time, and I'm usually the only lesbian out there, surrounded by heterosexual men. I see how there really aren't many opportunities for gay women to get together and learn to surf in a friendly environment," said Marta Dalla Chiesa, owner of Brazil Ecojourneys. "Here's the chance for a group of women of all sizes, ages, skill levels and nationalities to come together to learn a beautiful sport and enjoy an amazing vacation together."


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