ENVIRONMENT
09/19/2014 06:13 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

This Surfer Picked The Absolute Worst Spot To Check The Waves

Looking over a rocky cliff to check the surf can put you in a whimsical state of zen. That is, unless a rogue wave crashes a tower of water over your tiny human body.

In a clip posted on Vimeo by Stab Magazine aptly titled, "A different kind of wash," a titanic wave seems to explode out of nowhere over an unsuspecting surfer.

Miraculously, the surfer survived and it was all caught on camera.

Words to the wise: Stay out of the splash zone:

To hear the surfer's friend laugh inappropriately at the unfortunate situation, watch the full video at Vimeo.

H/t STAB Magazine.

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