This year’s first big session of giant waves surfing in Nazaré

About twenty professional surfers, specialists in giant waves, participate in this year’s first big session of giant waves in Nazaré, Portugal.

Brazil’s Rodrigo Koxa sets record for biggest wave ever surfed

Brazilian surfer Rodrigo Koxa broke the world record for the highest wave ever surfed, during a session in Nazare, Portugal, according to the World Surf League. The 38-year-old Sao Paolo native set the new record riding an 80-foot (24,38m) wave in November.

Big wave surfers ride 20 metre waves in Nazare

At Portugal’s Nazare beach, where thrill seekers come to catch some of the world’s biggest waves, an international community of extreme surfers ride waves of 20 metres.