Brazilian Maya Gabeira Breaks Record for Biggest Wave Ever Surfed by a Woman

Maya broke her own record, which was 20.7 meters (68 feet) set in 2018. The Rio de Janeiro surfer's mark is also the highest in the year, including men's.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazilian Maya Gabeira set a new world record for the largest wave ever surfed by a woman: 22.4 meters (73.5 feet). The mark was reached on February 11th, 2020, during the Nazaré Tow Surfing, the giant wave championship held at Praia do Norte, in Nazaré (Portugal). The announcement was made . . .

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