Tom Lowe Dodges a Jet Ski at Nazaré

During his first time surfing the big-wave spot, nonetheless

Imagine this: You’ve worked up the courage to go out at Europe’s well-known big-wave spot, Nazare. While it isn’t XXL huge, it is still very sizable. There are a handful of guys towing. However, you have decided to paddle the wave for your first time. You finally take off on one of the big rolling walls in Portugal, and while dropping in, you notice that a jet ski is right in your path. A cause for panic? Yes. This exact situation happened to British charger Tom Lowe. See what happens next by pressing play on the video above.