Has Justine Dupont just broken the record for the largest wave ever surfed by a woman? A French surfer may have broken the record for riding the biggest wave ever surfed by a woman.
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Justine Dupont took on a huge swell at Nazaré in Portugal on November 13th estimated to be bigger than 20 meters. The current world record was set by Brazilian surfer Maya Gabeira in 2018, and stands at 68 feet (20.72 meters), making this new wave by Dupont a potential historic record.
The official measurements will be posted in May 2020 during the WSL Big Wave Awards.