How many surfers have died at Jaws?
Seven surfers have died at the break and many more have suffered serious injuries. Once such surfer was Tamayo Perry, a local Hawaiian who was known as one of the best surfers there.
What wave has killed the most surfers?
The data is irrefutable. Pipeline has killed more surfers than anywhere. Since 1989 it has taken the lives of seven surfers, and threatened the lives of countless others.
How do surfers not drown?
The longer you can hold your breath, the less chance there is of you drowning. It is as simple as that. Practicing breath holds daily will allow you to quickly be able to hold your breath for a few minutes, which is much longer than most waves will hold you down.