Andrew Cotton is a British surfer who broke the record for surfing the highest wave off the coast of Portugal.
1. Garrett McNamara - 78ft (23.77m) (Nazaré, Portugal, November 2011)
2. Mark Parsons - 77ft (23.46m) (Cortes Bank, California, January 2008)
3. Pete Cabrinha - 70ft (21.33m)(Maui, January 2004)
4. TIE: Carlos Burle - 68ft (20.7m) (Maverick's, California, November 2001). Dan Moore - 68ft (Jaws, Maui, December 2004). Brag Gerlach - 68ft (20.7m) (Todos Santos, Mexico, December 2005)