Bocas Babes Ana and Esther from Holland have been hosting surf camps in Bocas del Toro, both for experienced and beginner surfers. Now they teamed up with Rafael Ribeiro to offer an all inclusive surf and BJJ experience!
From July 25th till August 2nd, 2015 you can roll and surf your heart out with this fully catered SURF and BJJ camp in Bocas del Toro.
SURF the different breaks of beautiful Bocas and train Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu every day with Rafael Ribeiro.
Why Surf in Bocas del Toro?
Bocas del Toro has been referred to as one of the most attractive surf destination in Panama. Few other places in Panama can offer the quality and consistency that Bocas del Toro does. Travel around on private boats to different islands and surf breaks in seek of perfection and loads of fun. Considered as the Mentawii’s of the Caribbean, Bocas del Toro will surpass your expectations. Don’t be surprised if this one week is not enough! But no worries, Bocas Babes offers continuous surf camps throughout the year, visit their website for details.
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu in Bocas del Toro
Coming from Salvador da Bahia, Brazil, Rafael Ribeiro will be giving the Jiu-Jítsu classes during this camp at the local Bocas Fight Gym on Isla Colon, Bocas del Toro. Since 2014 Bocas Fitness & Fight Gym has been offering Brazilian jiu jitsu, Muay Thai training, bootcamp (kickboxing/cross fit) training and more. The gym is located only steps from the beach on Isla Colon, and has excellent mats, well kept and a blessing for those traveling fighters visiting Bocas del Toro and still looking for a place to train.
A few things about Rafael Ribeiro:
– 8x state champion
– North-northeast regional champion
– 3rd placed in the Brazilian championship
– South American champion
He graduated for his black belt in 2009 and obtained the first grade in 2012. Rafael acts as a technical and physical BJJ and surf coach for athletes in Brazil. He also works in a scientific research team to improve the effectiveness of training for martial arts.
– accommodation for 8 nights
– 7 x breakfast & 6 x lunch & 1 x dinner
– 7 days – 2 hours surfing with local surf guide
– 7 days – 2 hours training BJJ with Rafael Ribeiro
– local transportation (surf shuttle & BJJ shuttle)
– DVD of the camp
USD $800 per person
– transportation to Bocas del Toro, Panama
– surf material
– You can bring your own surfboard or rent a surfboard on site. Additional costs for surf material on request.