After watching videos of pros surfing, it’s easy to think that they never fall.
What you need to remember, is that there’s usually hours of footage to get an edit that’s 2 or 3 minutes long. They only put the best clips in the edit, and there are PLENTY of wipeouts. We just don’t see them.
But we can see them now, in all their glory, from one of the best (or THE best?), John John Florence:
Remember, if you’re not failing you’re not trying hard enough.