Maya Gabeira

2x World Record holder and Oceana Ambassador

Maya Gabera

Maya Gabeira is a Brazilian big-wave surfer, best known for setting the 2020 World Record for the biggest wave ever surfed by a woman at 73.5 feet, and the biggest wave surfed by anyone — male or female — that year. As an ESPY award winner and 7x World Surf League champion, Maya is one of the most influential female surfers of all time. She is also passionately committed to, and a fierce advocate for, restoring the world’s oceans.