Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Surfing in the Olympics gains support in Brazil

Surfing in the Olympics gains support in Brazil: 13 May, 2013 : - IOC: In a meeting at the Ministry of Sports with movement leaders of SURF 2016 along with deputy Walter Feldman, the Minister Aldo Rebelo (Minister of Sport in Brazil) has pledged to sign a formal application to the IOC (International Olympic Committee) to include surfing as a sport presentation at the 2016 Olympics. The organization's president, Jacques Rogge, had already expressed support for the initiative, just waiting for the request by the Brazilian