IBA El Fronton Invitational Feed
El Fronton: The Highlights Dec 22, 2010
We present the pick of the action from the IBA El Fronton Invitational in Gran Canaria, where the bodyboarding world elite battled it out to be the best of the best. After a spectacular competition,...
El Fronton 2010: The Wrap Up Dec 21, 2010
The 2010 IBA El Fronton Invitational definitely was the bodyboard event of the year, and apart from strong winds, mother nature eventually delivered the perfect set-up for the competition after a...
Look back to El Fronton Dec 20, 2010
After a 10-day wait for ideal conditions, bodyboarding world champion Jeff Hubbard won the El Fronton event in Gran Canaria, live on Red Bull Web TV
El Fronton Day 10: Ready to go Dec 19, 2010
After 10 days of waiting, the stage is finally set. Tomorrow (December 20), 16 of the world’s best bodyboarders will face one of the wildest waves – El Fronton in Gran Canaria off the West African...
El Fronton Day 8 - 3 More Days to Go? Dec 17, 2010
It's the final countdown! In this edition, our host Manny Vargas reveals when the bodyboarding event of the year will probably happen. What's more, he'll also introduce you to the youngest world...
- El Fronton, Spain
- DEC 10, 2010 at 12:00 AM
- DEC 21, 2010 at 11:59 PM
Between the 10th and 21st of December 2010, the Canary Islands will play host to the biggest event in Bodyboarding, the 2010 IBA El Fronton Invitational. The event will feature the best bodyboarders in the world at one of the the wildest waves, streamed live via satellite on Red Bull Web TV.
El Fronton provides the ultimate canvas to showcase performance Bodyboarding at its most extreme. Regarded as one of the wildest waves on the the planet, El Fronton is feared and respected for its raw power breaking on a shallow reef, set among the striking cliffs of Gran Canaria. It's also known for its amazing ramps that allow riders to launch out of the most extreme sections witnessed in any form of surfing. The format sees 12 internationals and 4 locals competing in a one-day shoot-out for glory. Featuring 8 past and present World Champions, the line-up is arguably the best ever assembled for competitive Bodyboarding. The event will see 4 man - 30 minute heats, with a 40 minute final, providing over 4 hours of action-packed entertainment. It will take place on the best day over an 11 day waiting period from the 10th - 21st December 2010.