Monster Waves of Nazaré

Monster Waves of Nazaré

Big-wave surfers need more than skill, strength, and courage; nature and geography also must cooperate. The waters off Nazaré, Portugal, cooperate in a big way. Just-right conditions there have churned out some of the largest waves ever surfed. In winter, the waves…

Star of big-wave tour sues World Surf League alleging “gross negligence, fraudulent concealment, intentional and negligent misrepresentation” following near-fatal wipeout at 2020 Nazaré event, “Our lives are clickbait!” – BeachGrit

Star of big-wave tour sues World Surf League alleging “gross negligence, fraudulent concealment, intentional and negligent misrepresentation” following near-fatal wipeout at 2020 Nazaré event, “Our lives are clickbait!” – BeachGrit

“When the big-wave star was pulled from the water, he had no pulse. It took more than a minute for medical personnel to revive him.” On February 9, 2022, the noted Portuguese big wave surfer and 2019 Big Wave Tour top-six finisher,…