Professional Portuguese surfer who is known for competing in the World Surf League. He has earned sponsorship from several major companies including Billabong, Monster Energy, and Ericeira Surf & Skate. He shares photos of his surfing both from his contests and his travels to Instagram for his over 120,000 followers.
His first season as a professional in the World Surf League began in 2008 in the Mens Qualifier Series. He began earning more recognition in November of 2017 after competing in the Hawaiian Pro.
He is known for winning the Vans Triple Crown Rookie of the Year Award in 2013.
He was born and raised in Cascais, Portugal.
He posted a picture with fellow professional surfer Gabriel Medina to his Instagram in Bali, Indonesia in June of 2018.