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Kitesurfer Marciel Lopes "Matchu" will be received by the Government of Cape Verde

Santa Maria - 25 October - The government of Cape Verde will receive tomorrow at the Government Palace, the athlete Marciel Lopes known as "Matchu" winner of the kitesurfing world championship in the category Wave & Freestyle Strapless held in Dahkla, Morocco.

Matchu who returned a few days ago to Cape Verde bringing with him the title of World Champion in Kitesurf, representing and enlarging the national sport, will have a reception in the presence of all the sports leaders of the country, the Olympic and Paralympic Committee and also the sports federation.

After his arrival to Sal island, Matchu was also honored by families, friends, fans and lovers of this extreme sport, with a lively party that took place at the Ocean Cafe in Santa Maria city.

Ocean Press - Editorial Office