Biarritz and the surf... - Secret World

64200 Biarritz, Francia

Lara Kipling


Biarritz is the historic surfing capital of Europe.In 1957, the American Peter Viertel, husband of the actress Deborah Kerr, was the first to surf the waves of Biarritz. Now known as one of the key surfing locations, Biarritz attracts surfers from all around the world. It is also home to surfing competitions such as le Roxy Pro in July, the world female longboard championship,Quiksilver Maider Arosteguy cup in April