The winners of the 2021 Purple Bull Huge Wave Awards Shall be introduced on October Twenty ninth and Conor Maguire leads the nominations.
The Donegal native has acquiredten the nod for ‘Journey of the Yr’, ‘Largest Tow’ and ‘Performer of the Yr’ for World Surf League’s 2021 ceremony.
It is An limitless accomplishment as Maguire finds himself amongst A pair of of shopping’s heavyweights in Kai Lenny and Lucas ‘Chumbo’ Chianca.
The big Wave Awards honour surfers That are ‘pushing the boundaries of what’s potential’ in Taking over A pair of of the world’s biggest waves.
Maguire’s Mullaghextra Meander
Maguire started his shopping at Bundoran Surf Co as an eleven-year-previous and tprevious the Irish Unbiased he was ‘hooked on it from day one.’
Lockdown led to A lot of shopping for Maguire all by way of 2020, By which he found himself Definitely one of few out on the ocean with a surf board.
The isolation Did not On A daily basis show to be a stumbling block, As a Outcome of it led to him driving a mammoth wave on October Twenty ninth in Mullaghextra, Co. Sligo.
Wow 😮 What a pic 📸
Elite Irish surfer Conor Maguire shopping in Mullaghextra, County Sligo right now
Waves of As a lot as 60 ft have been Launched on by a unusual climate event which noticed a Hurricane Epsilon merge with a mid-latitude melancholy creating good shopping circumstances 🏄
— BBC SPORT NI (@BBCSPORTNI) October 28, 2020
Maguire tprevious Magic Seaweed he Needed to get permission from Sligo County Council and the RNLI to …….