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This Woman Won't Quit

Last year in Nazaré, Portugal, the Brazilian surfer nearly drowned while trying to ride the biggest wave ever surfed by a woman. Most of the alpha males who dominate the sport say Gabeira doesn't belong in their ranks, but nothing will stop her from going back in.

Matt Skenazy
Sep 3, 2014

Home is Where the Futsal Is

In the three years since the author and her family left Penedo, Brazil, nothing—and everything—changed.

Amy Ragsdale
Aug 13, 2014