Arpoador Freestyle

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Summer afternoon freestyle in Arpoador, the magical east end of Ipanema Beach.   Watch more: Six scenes of lazer, or workout leisure, in Rio’s South Zone.  (via RioChromatic) Five minutes with football freestyle legend Fernando Pitt in Copacabana. (via RioChromatic)

Major Lazer

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Summer time and the living’s easy in Rio, where the principle of lazer (“leisure”) dominates workout culture. In other words, “I am working out and I am enjoying it. At the same time.” The scenery doesn’t hurt. Six scenes of lazer (pronounced “lahz-AIR”)  in Rio’s South Zone. Would you lazer at the beach? Woman in bikini gives the slackline […]