Celebrating Summer in Rio with goFlow and GreenPeople

goFlow, the app that connects you with the surf, kitesurf, paddle-board and skateboard community, has come together with popular local juice and health food brand, GreenPeople to celebrate summer and the launch of goFlow Experiences in Rio!

img_1611-copia-2

What is a goFlow Experience, you ask?

goFlow Experiences allow you to book fun adventures with “Local Experts” who will teach you how to surf, skate, kitesurf or stand up paddle (SUP). Since the Experts are Rio locals, you get much more than just a lesson. They will also share a unique perspective of Rio including its incredible landscapes and people. Read more

Heart and Soul: Bárbara Rizzeto – Surfing Champion

Meet goFlow Local Expert, Bárbara Rizzeto – World Traveler and Surfing Champion (including a bronze medal for Brazil at the ISA World Championship 2009). Even with all the success in her competitive career, Barbara continues to give more value to what she really cares about – surfing, nature, trips to new places and, of course, friends! All this and her signature calling card: a beautiful, sincere and irresistible smile.

We asked Barbara to tell us more about her surfer life (and what makes her such an incredible and charismatic person). And this is what she revealed to us: Read more

Stand Up Paddle and Yoga Expert Bianca Guimarães

Meet the incredible and beautiful SUP Racer and SUP Yogi, Bianca Guimarães! We’re thrilled to have her as one of our goFlow Local Experts in Rio! Let’s learn a little more about Bianca…

(Interview translated by the author)

Tell a little about yourself (including something you think nobody knows!)?

[Nobody knows] my heartwarming story of first SUPRACE championship in Brazil. Read more

goFlow Presents: Surfing Santas

(Cover photo courtesy of surfparkcentral)

What does Santa do when he’s not busy delivering presents?  He surfs of course (and skateboards, SUPs and kiteboards too!) Just like us, Santa likes to get out and have a little flow time on his favorite boards.  We plowed through Instagram photos of Santa’s sporting adventure moments to generate this list of “Surfing Santas” from all around the world. Read more

My goFlow Gratitude List

Whether or not you celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday, cultivating and expressing gratitude are an important part of being and staying in your “flow state”. I try to find gratitude everyday, not just during this time of year, because I find it helps me maintain a positive and happy state of mind.

That said, one of the things I am grateful for on a daily basis is all of you goFlow Tribers! To show you my appreciation, I have comprised a list of just a few of the many things I’m grateful for this year, using your amazing goFlow posts as my inspiration and illustrations. Read more

Oahu Travel Guide: 5 Reasons Why Oahu Should Be on Your Bucket List

Our goFlow Community Manager in San Diego, Jacob Fishman shares his adventures, and recommendations for maximizing the fun and flow when visiting the beautiful and in many ways magical island of Oahu. Get ready to start daydreaming or planning your next trip…

For the whole month of September, I spent living on the North Shore of Oahu at my families home. Usually my annual trip to the North Shore consists of surfing, eating, and sleeping multiple times a day, but this trip was different. When the surf was minimal, we decided to venture out of the area and experience more of what the island had to offer! Here is my Oahu Travel Guide: Read more