Surfer Wipes Out, Gets Carried over the Top in Gigantic Wave

For starters, no one was seriously injured in the fall that carried pro surfer Niccolo Porcella over the top of a massive wave near the shores of Teahupo'o—a village on the southwest coast of Tahiti.

This is no small miracle.

In a video of the wipeout posted by surf photographer Chris White (h/t NextImpulseSports.com), Porcella is immediately sucked up and thrown back down into the crush after falling at the base of what looks like a 40-foot wave.

Thankfully, Whitey notes Porcella...

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