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    Surfer Tackles 100FT Wave, Could Be New World Record

    Anyone who’s remotely interested in surfing has probably come across the stories of huge waves in Nazarre, Portugal.  Well, here’s another tale of a 100ft wave and the Brazilian surfer who tackled it. Carlos Burle rode the massive wave during the Billabong XXL surfing competition in the Ride of...
  • Surfers rescue stranded great white shark… by hand

    When a three-meter great white washed up onto Hungry Head Beach in front of Andrew Eckersley, he could have been forgiven for keeping a safe, respectful distance. Instead, he and an anonymous wetsuit-clad surfer rushed to its aid and rescued it by hand. Eckersley explained: It was pretty scary...