After being banned for more than a month, Surf returned on December 15 to Praia do Norte, Nazaré, one of the best-known places in Portugal and the world to practice it.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) recently appointed Portuguese canoeist Fernando Pimenta as one of the ambassadors for the "Believe in Sport" project.
Diego Armando Maradona, the Argentine athlete who became known as El Pibe, passed away on November 25, the victim of a cardiopulmonary arrest, at the age of 60. He is considered one of the greatest players in the history of football, with unparalleled talent and an unrepeatable path when taking into account how football is played today.
The UN officially celebrates World Children's Day on November 20, the day in which, in 1959, the Children's Rights Declaration was approved at the General Assembly. On that same date, but in 1989, the UN General Assembly adopted the Convention on the Rights of Children that Portugal ratified on September 21, 1990.