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Surfboard Purchase in Portugal and Spain« on: June 11 2005 04:06:00 »
A mate and I are going to Portugal and Northern Spain during July. It is going to cost us $400 each to take our boards with us from oz. I was wondering whether it was cheaper to purchase a board over there and then sell it when we leave or hire a board? We are going to be there just under a month and on a tight budget. Whats the average price of a new or second hand board within Portugal? Thanks
RE: Surfboard Purchase in Portugal and Spain« Reply #1 on: June 15 2005 10:06:00 »
A couple of my mates went surfing in portugal and both bought second hand boards one was a mini mal £170 the other was a 6,9 and paid £200 both were in good condition.
RE: Surfboard Purchase in Portugal and Spain« Reply #2 on: June 16 2005 06:06:00 »
Hey there Karin,
I'm going to Lagos in a few weeks. I'm looking for a place to rent suits and boards if possible. Could you send me some more information on prices and material?
Also, we're tempted in buying, do you know prices or perhaps links to sites of shapers, shops?
Please mail me if you've got some info.
RE: Surfboard Purchase in Portugal and Spain« Reply #3 on: June 16 2005 22:06:00 »
Thanks for your replies,
Its been helpful. Yeah Karin, that would be great we're flying in to Madrid early July and then travelling over to lisbon, if you could help us hook up some boards that would be helpful. If you want could you pls give us your address of your shop or camp on the Lisbon coast and maybe a way of contacting you. What is your average price for a secondhand surfboard between 6'2-6'4? Thanks
RE: Surfboard Purchase in Portugal and Spain« Reply #4 on: June 01 2018 15:06:00 »
I know this is an old thread but I am doing a very similar trip. A friend and I are looking to possibly purchase two surfboards and two spring/wetsuits or rent. How did you end up doing your trip?