Watch This Surfer Set A Guinness World Record For The Largest Wave Ever Ridden

Last November, pro-surfer Garret McNamara rode a 78-foot wave off the coast of Nazare, Portugal.

The incredible feat of athleticism has now earned McNamara a Guinness World Record for the largest wave ever surfed, CBS Los Angeles reports.   

Mike Parsons was the previous record-holder for riding a 77-foot wave off the coast of Southern California in 2008.   

Watch the ride below:  

[via @Drudge_Report]

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