Extremsurfen in Portugal: Die Monsterwelle
Tages-Anzeiger OnlineExtremsurfen in Portugal: Die Monsterwelle von NazaréTages-Anzeiger OnlineDer Fischerort Nazaré an der Atlantikküste Portugals mit seinen rund 10'000 Einwohnern ist das europäische Mekka einer ganz besonderen Sportart: des Big-Wave-Surfens. Tollkühne Männer und Frauen reiten die grössten Wellen der Welt.and more »
Posted on 15 June 2016 | 3:31 pm
Boon or burden: what has the EU ever done
Nature.comBoon or burden: what has the EU ever done for science?Nature.comAnother downside of mobility is that much of the flow goes just one way, says Maria Helena Nazaré, a physicist and former rector of the University of Aveiro in Portugal. “I think that's already creating problems.” Countries such as the United Kingdom ...and more »
Posted on 15 June 2016 | 10:00 am
Nazaré acolhe 2.ª etapa do Nacional de
Nazaré acolhe 2.ª etapa do Nacional de Kayaksurf e WaveskiSurf PortugalPress release - Depois da primeira prova na Costa da Caparica, o Campeonato Nacional de Kayaksurf e Waveski 2016 prossegue na cidade da Nazaré. O Clube De Desportos Alternativos da Nazaré (CDAN), em parceria com a Federação Portuguesa de ...and more »
Posted on 15 June 2016 | 6:01 am
The perfect wave - Deutsche Welle
Deutsche WelleThe perfect waveDeutsche WelleThe tallest wave ever surfed crashed on the shores of Nazare in Portugal, according to Smithsonian Magazine. The lucky guy on top of the monster, which was almost 24 meters tall, was Garrett McNamara. Because of an underwater canyon almost 5,000 ...and more »
Posted on 9 June 2016 | 8:19 am
Nazare, Portugal, added to 2016-17 Big Wave
Santa Cruz SentinelNazare, Portugal, added to 2016-17 Big Wave Tour scheduleSanta Cruz SentinelNazaré, Portugal — a spot infamous for delivering some of the heaviest waves in the world — is part of 2016-17 Big Wave Tour slate, the World Surf League revealed Friday. It also was announced that a Qualifying Series and a Women's Championship event ...Nazaré added to the 2016/2017 Big Wave TourSurferTodayBig Changes for the WSL Big Wave TourSurfline.com Surf NewsNews WSL Adds a Women's Championship, a 'QS and Nazaré to Revamped 2016/2017 Big Wave TourTheInertia.comall 5 news articles »
Posted on 15 April 2016 | 11:27 pm
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