Two years after the wipeout that almost took her life, Maya Gabeira returned to Praia do Norte, in Nazaré, Portugal.

The Brazilian big wave surfer explains how she trained and got ready to challenge the giants and make a successful comeback.

Maya started catching a few medium-sized slopes before hitting the larger than life monsters.

Dimitri Maramenides, the founder and owner of Epic Kites, rode his kite a few hours before Hurricane Florence hit the East Coast of the United States.

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