Most harrowing bodyboarding wipeout ever? Dan Ryan's epic thumping at Teahupoo featured in slow-motion video; he did not stand much of a chance, but earned lots of respect for trying. by Pete Thomas. May 13 was an epic day at Teahupoo, a Tahitian surf break that’s notoriously hollow and dangerous when a giant swell slams the region. To see how hollow, watch as bodyboarder Dan Ryan air-drops in one of the most harrowing wipeouts you might ever witness, in RED Epic slow-motion footage released this week by Greg Huglin (best-viewed in HD).