The big wave surf world has a new king in Garrett McNamara, who set the record by cruising a wave that topped out at 90 feet. Imagine that: Nine stories of water hurling you forward at 45 mph on a small piece of fiberglass and polystyrene.McNamara set the record and avoided a watery death by successfully riding a 90 foot wave in Nazare, Portugal. The 44-year-old McNamara, who has been seeking out a record breaking wave for over a decade told Surfer Today, "I feel so blessed and honoured to...Read Full Story
Garrett McNamara holds the world record for largest wave ever surfed. He surfed a 90 foot wave off the coast of Portugal in the Fall of 2011.