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Hidden : 05/15/2014
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2.5 out of 5
Terrain:
3 out of 5

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Translation: 

DOWNHILL / VEREDA DA ATALAIA


A Madeira é cada vez mais um reconhecida como um paraíso para o BTT/Downhill. Os seus trilhos têm paisagens inesquecíveis e vão desde alguns dos seus picos mais altos (1818m) até ao nível do mar.
São já vários os vídeos que mostram as experiências de nomes conhecidos da modalidade na região.
Este que partilho convosco termina na Vereda da Atalaia, em tempos, uma das principais ligações do Paul do Mar à Fajã da Ovelha.

Madeira is increasingly recognized as a paradise for MTB / Downhill. Its trails have unforgettable landscapes, ranging from some of its highest peaks (1818m) down to sea level. 
There are already several videos showing the experiences of important figures of the sport in the island. 
This one that I'm sharing with you ends in the Vereda da Atalaia, once one of the main trails between Paul do Mar and Fãja da Ovelha.


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Visualiza o vídeo (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T1A2731m7pA) e responde às questões:
Watch this video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T1A2731m7pA) and answer the questions:

1- 
Aparece um cetáceo no vídeo. Qual é?
There is a cetacean in the video. Which is it?
a) Baleia Azul / Blue WhaleN 32° 45.828
b) Baleia Branca / White WhaleN 32° 45.880
c) Golfinho / DolphinN 32° 45.733

2- 
No vídeo poderás ver uma carrinha a passar por uma cascata. Qual a sua matrícula?
In the video you can see a van passing through a waterfall. What is its license plate?
a) 17 LP 83= W 017° 13.430
b) 17 LP 86 = W 017° 13.324
c) 17 LP 89 = W 017° 13.531

Agora que tens as coordenadas, ao percorrer a vereda, lembra-te que este percurso é efectuado por praticantes de downhill. Caso tenhas curiosidade poderás ver o vídeo do madeirense, Emanuel Pombo (9x campeão nacional) a descer esta vereda (www.youtube.com/watch?v=C1Q5S-DJ_8U).

Now that you have the coordinates, while in the trail, remember that this trail is done by downhill riders. If you are curious you may watch the video of the Madeiran, Emanuel Pombo (9x national champion) riding down this trail (www.youtube.com/watch?v=C1Q5S-DJ_8U).



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