December 21, 2009 : – - Portugal is to host an ASP Dream Tour stop in 2010 and 2011. Rip Curl has confirmed that Supertubos, in Peniche, will be the event location. There is also an additional nine year renewal clause for this specific Rip Curl licence.
The Rip Curl Pro Peniche 2010 is scheduled for October, however final dates have yet to be confirmed by ASP International. António José Correia, “the coolest mayor of the tour”, has already promised to start improving the next stop of the ASP Dream Tour in Portugal, from January on to October.
During the Rip Curl Pro Search Supertubos 2009, two months ago, Peniche beaches had more than 20.000 spectators present some days for the surfing spectacl. Local Portuguese star Tiago Pires has requalifyied for the 2010 ASP World Tour and will be adding extra local flavor to the event
More detailed information coming soon