” MATTAgameON is not about the competition, our focus is the kids to have the most fun, give them unforgettable memories and friends for life. ” said Nuno Matta

Manel Piruijnho and Mare Robroch won the MATTAgameON 2022

From 2nd to 4th of September, Dr.Bernard in Caparica, received the best European surfers under13 for the 5th edition of #MATTAgameON powered by Didier Piter Surf Coaching.

MATTAgameON concluded with two exciting finals. On the boys side, Manel Pirujinho (from Portugal) won against Francisco Anglani (from Italy) after some interesting exchange of waves between the two. In 3rd place Martin Iraolagoita (from Spain) and 4th place Samuele Agliani (from Italy).

On the girls side, Mare Robroch (from the Netherlands) won in a close battle over Matilde Simões (from Portugal) in 2nd place, in 3rd place Francisca Miranda (from Portugal) and 4th place Nadia Blanco (from Spain).

Besides standing out from a total of 30 of the best European surfers under13, first place Manel Pirujinho won a 10 days boat trip to the Mentawai, courtesy of Sumatra Surf Trip and Francisco Agliani received free coach session with Didier Piter Surf Coaching.

The MATTA Special Award, a one year sponsorship contract with @mattashapes went to the 10 year old Belgium surfer Kamiel Deraeve.

MATTAgaemON Final Results
1. Manel Piruijnho, Portugal
2. Francisco Anglani, Italy
3. Martin Iraolagoita, Spain
4. Samuele Agliani, Italy

MATTAgameON Girls Final Results
1. Mare Robroch, Netherlands
2. Matilde Simões, Portugal
3. Francisca Miranda, Portugal
4. Nadia Blanco, Spain

Dr Bernardsurf Expression Session
. Best Maneuver: Marco Albacete
. Best Wave: Francisco Anglani
. Best Claim: Savannah Brocchi
. First to Paddle Out: Manel Pirujinho
. Best Kick Out from the Wave: Kamiel Deraeve
. Best 360: Stephano Mandozzi
. Best Duck Nose: Alejo Valido
. Best Face Palm: Kamiel Deraeve

Father & Son
Trevor & Paraic McSharry

Ahua Bodysurf
• Heat 1: Carmo Serra
• Heat 2: Marco Albacete
• Heat 3: Martin Iraolagoita

Super Soaker Battle
There was no winners or losers, only a lot of fun!

THANK YOU TO ALL, see you next year 💣




  • This year MATTAgameON gives the first 26 under 13 the possibility of joining MATTAgameON 2022 by ordering a MATTA surfboard.
  • MATTAgameON Custom Surfboard – 299€ + Extras
  • The surfers must have up to 13 years old at September, 30 of 2022.
  • Only MATTA Surfboards are allowed in the competition.
    With the exception of the 3 surfers the come from the instagram contest, all the others have to ride MATTA


  • Sumatra Surf Trip 10 days boat trip
  • Didier Piter Training Session


  • 1 Year MATTA Sponsorship
  • 1 Year COOL Shoe Sponsorship


  • A voucher of 100€ discount on a new MATTA Surfboard
  • Prizes for all

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