• Joeyk


    • Nepo

      Don't show this video to Putin, let Garrett enjoy his record a bit longer

  • Screwdriver


  • jhento


  • misschris

    Bout says it all….

    • https://www.facebook.com/steven.vargas1 Steven Vargas

      This was the only thing going through my mind while watching the video

  • Streetnic

    nothing like the human spirit to see something so massive, scary and destructive and say

    "Ya, I got this!"

    • Presto

      "Ya, I got this!" *Puts on life jacket

  • Verbal_Kint

    That was fucking mental.. Holy shit…

  • jason in pc

    hows about no.

  • town & country

    fucking glorious!

  • Robertq

    The most interesting man in the world!

    • Roclawzi

      I don't often surf, but when I do, it's on a wave that can knock out an island nation

  • Bainsy

    Mother nature aint got nothing on us!

    • Pwithc

      I take it you were in North Korea when Hurricane Katrina hit.

    • https://www.facebook.com/Bodhi.Rochelle Matty Rochelle

      rephrase that for you "Mother nature aint got nothing on that guy"

  • jjc

    Nailed it!

  • Katie

    Hell no!!

  • carl

    musta been Big Wednesday

  • http://www.facebook.com/levi.square Levi Square

    Your doing it right.

    • Pwithc

      You're not.

  • Whoa

    Dude needed a specially built board to carry the weight of his balls.

  • Underbaker

    Are waves normally that big there and he is just the first to do this or was it luck of the draw that he happened to catch this?

    • Drew

      Waves do get this big. But, the fact that if you fall, you probably die discourages people from riding them. He got him and his giant balls towed in by a jet ski and off he went. Unreal.

    • wayfarer

      In Nazaré, Portugal, there is something that could be translated as canon of Nazaré, a geological gap deep in the sea, that creates these huge waves.

      • jim

        A gap most people need to mind!

        • JDB

          Very good sir.

      • Brunodg

        I'm from Portugal and I didn't know that there were this kind of waves in Nazaré.. that wave was clearly a combination of factors, (I'm not saying it's not the underground canyon, but it has to be more than that) and if you see the rest of the waves he tried to surf, they are not that big.

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100000181983787 Matthew Lindsey

    he was moving his ass off.

  • a_schoenoprasum

    utah! get me two.

    • jun

      Finally, someone who got the Bodhi comment.

    • Connor MacManus

      "I am an FBI AGENT"

  • http://www.thechive.com ChronicUser

    That is one badass mother f*#!er!!!

    • Plebargain

      Please. Wuss needed a life jacket. A real man would have nothing but his shorts and a beer in one hand.

  • SamIAm84

    Not taking any credit away from him… But how do they know it's a 90 foot wave?

    • haha

      some one was measuring it off camera with a ruler

      • jones

        90 rulers*

    • Johnny Two Toes

      Impressive, but doesn't look like 90 feet. 50 maybe.

    • SweetAwesomeness

      I know right?!?!!? that wave easily looks about 89 feet.

      • rambocorn

        There's equipment that can measure the distance and the height of an object pretty easily, I'd imagine surfing enthusiasts have their ways.

  • HUH?

    hamilton has been doing this for years.

    • wedgie

      yes on smaller than 90ft waves

  • http://thechive.com/ mattythegooch

    "If you want the ultimate, you've got to be willing to pay the ultimate price. It's not tragic to die doing what you love." – Bodhi

    as a quasi-surfer, that shit is crazy.

    • Bhodi

      Hell, I ain't gonna see 30

  • thrillho

    This < Laird Hamilton at Teahupoo

    • beat rice

      laird is about as beastly as that wave.

    • Billy

      Much better video…………….

    • https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1064188593 Josh Gorter

      Laird Hamilton is one of the most bad ass people on this earth.

      • thrillho

        That entire film is so awesome ("Riding Giants"). Stacy Peralta knows how to tell a good story.

    • Ross

      If we're talking about chopes then look no further than Ian Walsh in 2009. Most ridiculous ride at that spot ever. However, this was a serious ride that should be fully respected.

    • wedgie

      maybe the "thickest" wave ever…

    • Brunodg

      This wave is just beautiful…

  • brunopatuleia

    Praia do Norte, Nazaré, Portugal m/

    • wayfarer

      Portugal at its best! Viva Portugal 😀

  • BSS

    Hows about no!!

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