Miguel Blanco in “Black Sands”

The versatile European surfer extended his island stay this winter and scored

For the past few winter seasons 22 year-old Portuguese surfer Miguel Blanco has been staying on the North Shore. Rather than returning home to a cold, rainy and windswept European coast, this year he decided to hop a flight to Tahiti and get barreled. Watch Mr. White in “Black Sands” and see why he is quickly becoming one of Portugal’s most respected surfers.