Surfing is full of idiots, so it’s unsurprising that they often do idiotic things. From fighting over waves to surfing in below freezing conditions, it’s safe to say surfing can at times be pretty dumb.
From a scroll through the 10 worst surfing adverts of all time, or some of the ridiculous questions female surfers have been asked, it’s not hard to work out that the sport isn’t always the most savvy place.
But there’s dumb, and there’s idiotic. And while sometimes it’s difficult to tell the difference between these two, other times, it’s really, really easy. From bad business decisions to epic fails at rock jumps, here are nine occasions where the idiots took over the surfing asylum.