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Video: Oceana Supporter Maya Gabeira Determined To Keep Surfing after Near-Fatal Accident

Maya Gabeira pictured during her Oceana PSA. (Photo: Oceana / Brian Bielmann Photography) It was a year ago this month when champion big-wave surfer Maya Gabeira set out to ride the biggest wave ever ridden by a woman off Nazaré, Portugal. Show More Summary

Meet The People Who Just Created The Biggest Wave Of Paid Sick Day Victories Ever

Here's a headline - from ThinkProgress - currently bouncing around among advocates and activists like a ping-pong ball. It's a huge compliment to the coalition working together this early autumn to midwife earned sick day legislation - following the breakthrough cities of Newark and Jersey City - through city after city by ordinance. Show More Summary

Meet The People Who Just Created The Biggest Wave Of Paid Sick Day Victories Ever

Here's how activists passed four paid sick days laws in a matter of weeks. The post Meet The People Who Just Created The Biggest Wave Of Paid Sick Day Victories Ever appeared first on ThinkProgress.

NATO 2014: 100 Protesters Fight Against Britain's 'Biggest Ever Security Operation'

As with every year, protesters descended on last week’s NATO Summit to let the world’s leaders know just how evil they all are. However, unlike previous years—when actually quite a lot of people turned up to wave placards at presidents...Show More Summary

VIDEO: Fla. skimboarder conquers HUGE wave

He's surfing without fins! Adrenaline junkie Brad Domke has entered the record books after catching the biggest wave ever on a skimboard.

The Tea Party Is On The Verge Of Its Biggest Ever Victory In Washington

Since it swept into Congress during the 2010 wave elections, the Tea Party has claimed small victories in blocking President Barack Obama's legislative priorities and extracting spending cuts through debt-ceiling ceasefires. But if things...Show More Summary

Latin America in the Technology Tsunami

A technology tsunami is about to transform our lives and the global economy. It will be the biggest industrial revolution ever. Latin Americans can surf this giant wave to propel the region into an era of prosperity, inclusion and sustainability. Show More Summary

Keala Kennelly: Surfer Overcomes Gruesome Injury To Win Sport’s Top Honor

Keala Kennelly had just finished chasing one of the world’s biggest waves in Teahupoo, Tahiti, in 2011 when she moved on to what seemed like a smaller challenge. After turning in one of the best sessions ever by a woman in the infamous “Code Red” swells at Teahupoo, Kennelly was competing in a memorial heat

Not Just No, But Hell No: The Biggest Wave Ever Surfed - [Niedermeyer's Dead Horse]

I'm impressed. I am truly impressed by the accomplishment. A Brit has, it appears, set a new record for the largest wave ever surfed. What I always wonder when I read stories, such as this, is whether it's a show...

Andrew Cotton // Nazaré // :57

The biggest wave ever ridden this week. The post Andrew Cotton // Nazaré // :57 appeared first on SURFING Magazine.

The Dose: Noriko Sakai

10 months agoLocal Interest / Japan : Japanator

Noriko Sakai, now that's a name I didn't think I'd ever hear again. At one time Sakai was one of the biggest names in J-Pop with her signature soothing voice. She also made waves on the big screen, starring in the second Ju-On movie....Show More Summary

Boards: Shawn Dollar

Meet the board that helped Shawn catch the biggest paddle wave ever.

Reid Levin: Carlos Burle Surfs World Record Wave and Saves Maya Gabeira's Life, America Doesn't Care

How is this not celebrated in the streets, exclaimed from rooftops or, more appropriately, given adequate real-time coverage? If someone surfs the world's biggest wave in Portugal, and no one reports on it, did it ever really happen? Read...Show More Summary

Nazaré: Surfer in Portugal Catches What May Have Been Biggest Wave Ever

last yearLifestyle / Travel : Jaunted

Well, isn't that the way it goes... we're in Portugal for ten days, and two days after we leave, the world's largest wave gets surfed! Last weekend, as hurricane conditions swept through the east coast of Europe and killed almost a dozen...Show More Summary

Brazilian Surfer Carlos Burle Saves Woman’s Life, Then Surfs Biggest Wave Ever (Video)

What did you do on Monday? Not much? Well, Brazilian surfer Carlos Burle had a pretty interesting day. First he staged a dramatic rescue that saved his friend and surfing partner Maya Gabeira from drowning. Then he went back out into the ocean and rode what might turn out to be the biggest wave ever […]

This Could Be Biggest Wave Ever Surfed

The huge storm that lashed much of Europe yesterday created some huge waves, including a monster that might earn surfer Carlos Burle a place in the record books. The Brazilian rode a behemoth of a wave at Nazare, on Portugal's central coast, that appears to be even bigger than the...

Big news in the surfing world: biggest wave ever? (video)

Brazilian extreme surfer Carlos Burle may have successfully ridden the biggest wave known to have been surfed — estimated at about 100 feet high. But first he saved top female surfer Maya Gabeira, unconscious and drowning after a wipeout.

Big Wave Surfer Carlos Burle Saves Maya Gabeira’s Life… Then Surfs Biggest Wave Ever

Incredible video shows one surfer saving the life of his friend and fellow world-class big wave surfer.

Biggest Wave Ever? Surfer Rides Gigantic Swell

Take a good, long look at the photo above this sentence. Let it sink in that the speck you see in the middle of the frame is an actual human being on an actual surfboard riding an actual, real-life wave — no special effects here In fact,...Show More Summary

Surfer Carlos Burle Rides Biggest Wave Of All Time

Brazilian surfer Carlos Burle was surfing off the coast of Portugal this week and he may have set a new world record for the largest wave ever surfed. Burle’s wave is estimated to be around 100 feet tall. The wave was created by the St. Show More Summary

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