Learn how to shoot a monster at Festival of
Noosa NewsLearn how to shoot a monster at Festival of SurfingNoosa NewsTim has spent his career trotting the globe in search of big swells and mind-blowing moments, from Tahiti's Teahupo'o to Nazare, Portugal. He will present a selection of footage from the frigid waters of Tasmania's Shipstern Bluff. "Shippies” is one of ...
Posted on 21 February 2017 | 12:08 pm
Close call as Zac takes on moving mountains
The West AustralianClose call as Zac takes on moving mountainsThe West AustralianLandscaper and big wave surfer Zac Haynes-Love knew he was in for a beating when the wave broke a couple of metres in front of him. The 21-year-old from WA was surfing the moving mountains off Nazare in Portugal last week, the home of the biggest ...
Posted on 17 February 2017 | 9:52 am
Biggest Swell Of The Year Smashes Nazaré -
Surfer MagazineBiggest Swell Of The Year Smashes NazaréSurfer MagazineThis day, last Thursday, at Portugal's notorious deepwater spot arguably saw its biggest surf-able waves of the year. The session was shut down early due to a near-drowning, but these men and woman were able to log a few huge rides before the spook ...
Posted on 16 February 2017 | 2:30 pm
Big Wave Surfing- Nazare Swell February 2017
Red BullBig Wave Surfing- Nazare Swell February 2017 | Red BullRed BullRoss Clarke-Jones leads the pack of maniacs in maxing Praia do Norte.and more »
Posted on 15 February 2017 | 4:49 am
Big, bold and blue: Nazaré breaks the scale
SurferTodayBig, bold and blue: Nazaré breaks the scaleSurferTodayIt was the largest swell of the 2016/2017 winter season so far. Nazaré's Praia do Norte delivered the goods under sunny skies. It was one for the record books. On February 10, 2017, the mammoth waves returned to Portugal's infamous big wave surf break.
Posted on 13 February 2017 | 3:37 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