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Largest Wave Ever Ridden

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by Sérgio Marques, Nov 9, 2011.

  1. Garrett McNamara rode what members of his group implied was the largest wave ever successfully negotiated during a tow-surfing session Tuesday off the coast of Nazare, a small fishing town 70 miles north of Lisbon, Portugal. The wave face measured "around 90 feet," according to a news release announcing the feat.



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  2. I'm speechless...
     
  3. Hiroshi Awazu

    Hiroshi Awazu
    Off Topic Moderator

    Yep, those kinds of waves sink ships and capsize oil rigs! and the guys on a freaking surfboard!

    Guy has some seriously big b@#$s!
     
  4. Other video of the days before the big one:



    It looks easy!:D:D
     
  5. Rui F. Martins

    Rui F. Martins
    Premium Member

    i saw that on the news, i thought i wasn't earing correctly the heigth of the wave but they repeated it again and i realised that it was 30 meters, my jaw dropped to the ground
     
  6. Big waves season is starting again at Nazaré,



    The surfer is this girl, Maya Gabiera! ;)

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