Sinead Desmond and the Ireland AM crew joined us on a surf holiday in Ericeira, Portugal for a week of surfing. Check out the clips below of Sinead learning how to surf, exploring the region of Ericeira and some great wipeouts in the water. Plus  she stood up on her first day... whoo hoo! 

Sinead and the guys stayed at the Ecolodges for the week. They're available throughout the year and from Saturday to Saturday from June to August

Day 1: Learning how to surf

Sinead learns how to surf on Foz do Lizandro surf beach with Tobi...

Day 2: What to do in Ericeira if the surf is flat:
Segway Safari in Tapada de Mafra (Mafra National Park)...

Day 3: Interview with former Portuguese champion Grego
Jose Gregorio ('Grego"), a local Ericeira pro and big wave rider discusses what its like to surf in Ericeira...

Day 4: Trip to the Surf Board Factory
Sinead visits the Budd Glass Boardculture surf factory in Ericeira to see how surf boards are made

Day 5: Stand Up Paddle Surfing
Learning how to Stand Up Paddle Surf (SUP) on Foz do Lizandro beach in Ericeira with Tobi

To book Sinead's trip contact us:

Ireland & International: +353 1 482 2828
UK: +44 20 8144 9950