Welcome to Nazaré Sans Ski Assist - Red
Red BullWelcome to Nazaré Sans Ski AssistRed BullIt's not even boots, gloves and hood weather in Portugal and Nazaré is already turning up the heat for the world's elite big wave surfers. In October we brought you opening day, which was as giant as it gets. Needless to say, it was an all-tow affair ...
Posted on 30 November 2016 | 5:46 pm
The hits keep coming at Nazaré - Red Bull
Red BullThe hits keep coming at NazaréRed BullIt's not even boots-gloves-hood weather in Portugal and Nazaré's already turning up the heat on the world's best big-wave surfers. In October, we brought you opening day, which was as giant as it gets and pretty much an all-tow affair. Now, take a look ...and more »
Posted on 30 November 2016 | 3:05 am
Grown-up grommets hunt biggest waves - The
The West AustralianGrown-up grommets hunt biggest wavesThe West AustralianMick Corbett and Jarryd Foster are members of a select group of madmen to ride the giant waves at Praia do Norte, off Nazare in Portugal. They were there in January and they are tracking the swell as we go to print, poised to hop on a plane and have ...
Posted on 25 November 2016 | 8:15 am
8 Things You Probably Didn't Know About
Travel+Leisure8 Things You Probably Didn't Know About PortugalTravel+LeisureSome of Portugal's best assets are far from secret: port wine, medieval castles, the many recipes and tastes of bacalhau—the Portuguese word for codfish. But there are other places, things, and facts that are lesser known, and they only make the case ...and more »
Posted on 24 November 2016 | 4:10 am
Surf's up in Portugal! - Malay Mail Online
Malay Mail OnlineSurf's up in Portugal!Malay Mail OnlineSurf's up in Portugal! Google +. ◁ ▷. A surfer enters the water during a surf session at Praia do Norte in Nazare, Portugal November 20, 2016. — Reuters pic. A surfer carries his surf board after a surf session at Praia do Norte in Nazare, Portugal ...
Posted on 19 November 2016 | 5:15 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