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Last Updated: Monday December 03 2007 12:20 GMT

In pictures: Surfers ride giant waves

Surfers ride giant waves - Pic by Kelly Allen

Surf's up dude! Duncan Scott rides a giant wave at Mullagmore Head in Donegal Bay in Ireland. The wave is thought to be 16.7m (55ft) high. Pic by Kelly Allen

Surfers ride giant waves - Pic by Kelly Allen

Duncan's pal Alistair Mennie is the brave person riding this wave. Pic by Kelly Allen

Surfers ride giant waves - Pic by Kelly Allen

As the waves were so big the surfers needed a bit of help to get started. They used water bikes to give them a tow into each wave. Pic by Kelly Allen

Surfers ride giant waves - Pic by Kelly Allen

The guys have surfed lots of big waves, all around the world, so were able to ride the waves safely. Pic by Kelly Allen

Surfers ride giant waves - Pic by Kelly Allen

It's thought the waves may have been the biggest ever to wash into the west coast of Ireland. Pic by Kelly Allen



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