Brazilian surfer who has gained fame as a big wave surfer and extreme waterman who broke the record for largest wave ever surfed in November 2017.
He began working as a professional surfer in 1988.
He was awarded the Quiksilver XXL Biggest Wave Prize in April 2018.
His significant other's name is Aline Cacozzi.
His wave beat the previous record holder's Garrett McNamara's record.