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Posted on 17 February 2018 | 12:49 pm
Nazare Challenge - Carve Magazine (satire)
Carve Magazine (satire) (press release) (blog)Nazare ChallengeCarve Magazine (satire) (press release) (blog)Lucas “Chumbo” Chianca (BRA) won the World Surf League (WSL) Big Wave Tour (BWT) Nazaré Challenge yesterday after incredible performances at the Praia do Norte in Nazaré, Portugal. The second-ever BWT event at Nazaré ran over two days after dangerous ...SC big wave surfer Peter Mel ousted in semis in Portugal; Brazilian Lucas Chianca winsSanta Cruz SentinelTwiggy struggles in PortugalNorth Coast CourierMaui's Billy Kemper takes over top spot in WSL Big Wave Tour World Championship raceKHON2SurferToday -Yahoo7 Sport -AllAfrica.comall 9 news articles »
Posted on 12 February 2018 | 1:52 am
Nazaré Challenge Goes “Smashville” -
Surfer MagazineNazaré Challenge Goes “Smashville”Surfer MagazinePortugal national Joao De Macedo had taken off on the first wave of the event when strong offshore wind caused him to, in commentator Joe Turpel's words, “wheelie off the top of an absolute beast.” After getting his board blown out from underneath him ...SC big wave surfer Peter Mel wins R1 heat at Nazaré Challenge; event put on hold for dangerous conditionsSanta Cruz Sentinelall 4 news articles »
Posted on 10 February 2018 | 10:12 am
Nazare Challenge: "It's Nearly
Surfline.com Surf NewsNazare Challenge: "It's Nearly Survival", Says Jamie MitchellSurfline.com Surf NewsWhat Garret has done to help Nazare, he's helped the town's economy so much…he's a legitimate superstar in Portugal. Before, you would get there and no one would ever even look at the north beach — and now there's tour busses checking it every day of ...
Posted on 8 February 2018 | 6:43 pm
Watch a surfer take on a monster wave off
Washington PostWatch a surfer take on a monster wave off the coast of PortugalWashington PostThe waters off the coast of Portugal are home to some of the best surfing in the world, if you like your waves jaw-dropping and your experiences of the near-death variety. Sebastian Steudtner, a 32-year-old pro surfer from Germany, conquered a big wave ...
Posted on 23 January 2018 | 8:14 am
Praia do Norte: Nazaré, Portugal
Why It Matters: Praia do Norte has some of the biggest waves in the world. Nazaré picks up swell from just about every direction, and surfers go both right and a left. A deep undersea canyon runs 140 miles from west to east off the coast of Portugal. The ...
Posted on 23 September 2014 | 1:10 pm
Surfer, Andrew Cotton, Rides 'World's
A British plumber may have just ridden the biggest wave ever by a surfer. Andrew Cotton, 34, tackled the beast off the coast of Nazaré, Portugal, on Sunday. Experts estimate the wave at 78-80ft and are expected to confirm it as a record. It could have ...
Posted on 3 February 2014 | 6:07 pm
Nazare, Portugal Attracts Surfers With
Nazare, Portugal, is attracting hundreds of surfers with record-setting waves. The St. Jude’s Day storm is blamed for killing at least 15 people and leaving a wide path of destruction throughout Europe. However, surfers are taking advantage of the ...
Posted on 29 October 2013 | 6:48 am
Nazare, Portugal: the unique combination
The waves at Praia do Norte, near the fishing village of Nazaré, are famed for their size and beloved of surfers. These huge waves are caused by region's geography, and on Monday, the extreme weather St Jude’s Atlantic storm. Off the Praia do Norte ...
Posted on 29 October 2013 | 1:45 am
Surfer take a tumble in Nazare, Portugal:
Other surfers have also taken on the swell by Nazare, Portugal. They were there when McNamara rode the biggest one. It was caught on video. You get an idea just how massive the waves are around the 1:50 mark, when a surfer takes a dive. Can he get out ...
Posted on 7 February 2013 | 6:58 pm