How a love of surfing brings rich and poor together in Rio – BBC News

Marcello lives in the favela of Rocinha. Patrick lives in the swanky district of São Conrado beside it.

From opposite ends of Rio de Janeiro’s social spectrum, the two make improbable friends, but a love of surfing at their local beach has brought them together.

This video is part of Crossing Divides, a BBC season bringing people together in a fragmented world.

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