Between waves Thus, many surfers from Las Palmas de Gran Canaria were fired yesterday by Francisco Medina Perdomo, whom everyone knew as Facundo, who died a few days ago on the island of Majorera. Born and raised in La Isleta, the Confital It was one of the favorite places where he learned and enjoyed surfing. A sport in whose practice he was one of the pioneers of the city, as recalled by colleagues and friends who wanted to honor who also became champion of Spain in category B in 1976.
The aforementioned capital beach was the meeting point for a Hawaiian-style ceremony that was chaired by a photo of Facundo and that had as a backdrop the sea that so many times saw him on a board. One of the most emotional moments was when, after ringing Wish you were here, from Pink Floyd, many of those present got into the water with flowers.