Garrett McNamara was born on August 10, 1967, and from Pittsfield, Massachusetts, U.S. He is an American Professional Big Wave Surfer, Extreme Waterman and Famous Personality. Furthermore, he broke the world record for the largest wave surfed in Nazaré, Portugal and riding a tsunami in Alaska.
On September 1, 2019, he was featured on an episode of 60 Minutes. In 2012, Garrett has entered the Guinness World Records for surfing the largest wave in history and according to the record it was confirmed that he surfed a record-breaking, 78-foot wave November 2011 in Nazaré, Portugal.
Later, in 2013 he broke his world record by surfing an estimated 100-foot (30 m) wave. However, he suffered many injuries and one of the major ones is on January 2016, he suffered a severe wipeout on a 50-foot wave at Mavericks in California that caused him to skip off the water three times before being swallowed by the monster-sized wave.
The wipeout was caught on video, which went viral. Earlier, in 2003 one of his another memorable moment caught on video at Jaws Beach in Hawaii.
How old is Garrett McNamara? was born on August 10, 1967, and from Pittsfield, Massachusetts, U.S and he is 53 years old as of 2019. His mother Malia and she was the victim of domestic abuse.
Garrett was raised by a single mother and has a younger brother named Liam McNamara. McNamara wrote about his Portuguese “adopted mother” on Instagram for Mother’s Day, 2018.
He wrote “One more ode to #mothers … they make us who we are today. They set the foundation for our future. This is my #Portuguese Mae @restauranteaceleste She is the true definition of a mother. She adopted us, believed in us and supported us from day one when no one else would. She is incredibly selfless and has devoted her life to taking care of others. Thank you and Muito Obrigado to all the mothers out there.”
He married his second wife named Nicole McNamara who is an environmental sciences teacher. This duo married at Praia do Norte, Nazaré, Portugal, on November 2012.
They share two children named Barrel (2015) and Theia Love Nazaré Celeste Rose (2018). Earlier, he was married to another woman and this former couple shares four children.
Estimated Net Worth of him is $760K USD as of 2019. He stands 5 feet 10 inch tall and weighs around 78 KG.
Full Name: Garrett McNamara
Nick Name: Garrett
DOB: August 10, 1967
Born: Pittsfield, Massachusetts, U.S
Famous For: American Professional Big Wave Surfer, Extreme Waterman and Famous Personality.
Age: 53 years old as of 2019
School: High School
Height: 5 feet 10 Inch Tall
Weight: 78 KG
Eye Color: Brown
Hair color: Brown
Marital Status: Married
Favorites and hobbies
Favorite Actor: Jason Momoa
Favorite Actress: Scarlett Johansson
Favorite Destination: Sydney
Favorite Food: Italian
Brother: Liam McNamara
Relationships, Affairs, Dating, Wife
Wife: Nicole McNamara
Kids: Barrel (2015) and Theia Love Nazaré Celeste Rose (2018).
Net worth: $760K USD
Social Media Accounts
Twitter Account: Yes
Facebook Account: Yes
Instagram Account: Yes