Margot Rittscher (1920’s)

🇧🇷 Nascida nos anos 1920, a americana naturalizada brasileira Margot Rittscher é considerada a primeira mulher a surfar no Brasil. Nos anos 30, ela migrou com sua família dos EUA para o Brasil e, apesar de muito preconceito e resistência, ia frequentemente aproveitar as ondas nas praias de Santos, litoral de São Paulo.

🇺🇸 Born in the USA and naturalized Brazilian, Margot Rittscher is considered the first woman who surfed in Brazil. In the 30s, she migrated to the South American country with her family. Despite the prejudice, she was often seen in Santos (coast of Sao Paulo state) cathing waves and enjoying herself.

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