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Why Maya Gabeira Is Still Surfing

True stories of survival from those who lived to tell the tale. In our Survival Stories series, you'll find everything you need to know about unpredictable weather, big waves, and staying safe in the backcountry. In the first episode, Maya Gabeira describes what happened on the day she nearly drowned trying to ride the biggest wave ever surfed by a woman, and why she's not giving up big waves any time soon.