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G-Mac bags a 90-footer?

Garrett McNamara breaks world record for largest wave ever surfed

Updated: November 9, 2011, 11:04 AM ET
By Kimball Taylor

Big-wave surfer Garrett McNamara has broken the record for the biggest wave ever ridden, according to a press release issued by a public relations arm of Nazaré, a city near the ASP World Tour site of Peniche, Portugal. With evidence based on the above video and a photo yet to be released to the media, word from the McNamara camp is that his wave measures 90 feet.

If accurate, the wave estimate would dwarf previous "biggest wave ridden" candidates such as Mike Parson's 2008 ...

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