Watch This Boat Get Tossed by a Huge Wave

This video was apparently filmed this week in Nias in Sumatra, Indonedia as a huge swell hit the island. Luckily, according to reports the vessel was unmanned when it broke free and drifted into the break, drawing a crowd that was just waiting for this to happen. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OyH1DXzk6Ic … [Read more...]

WATCH: Surfer Rides 80-Foot Wave, Setting New World Record

Brazilian surfer Rodrigo Koxa has set a new world record for the biggest wave ever surfed. The record-setting ride took place last November when Koxa was towed into wave measuring a massive 80 feet tall during an enormous swell at Praia de Norte in Nazaré, Portugal. The record-setting ride has been confirmed by the Guinness Book of World Records and earned 38-year-old … [Read more...]

WATCH: Pro Surfer Fights Off Shark Attack on Live Television

If you have seen Shark Week, you know that the waters off of South Africa - home to the infamous 'shark alley' - are some of the most dangerous in the world to swim in. But shark attacks on swimmers and surfers near shore are surprisingly rare. Unfortunately statistics didn't matter for three-time world surfing champion Mick Fanning, who on Sunday found himself Sunday … [Read more...]

Video: Big Wave Surfer Jumps Ship, Gets HUGE Air

Well, this happened. All that sandsliding as a kid finally paid off. Use the launch ????. I piss myself laughing watching this now, but we were all pretty puckered up at the time! ???? @jayjohnsonasp A video posted by Mark Healey (@donkeyshow) on Dec 21, 2014 at 11:08pm PST Editor's note: The Youtube video previously posted was removed by user. The one above was the … [Read more...]