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Dolphin Shows Up Surfer With Spectacular Surfing Skills

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No offense to this surfer, but his competition is pretty stiff. It's to be expected though, from a surfer who spends his every moment in the ocean.

This isn't actually such unusual behavior -- lots of dolphins have been spied surfing in the waves off beaches, which others trail behind speeding boats to catch a wave. The behavior is called wake-riding , and it's known as a playful one among marine mammal researchers. Dolphins and whales can speed along with very little effort when riding in the wakes -- a sensation that all surfers, dolphin and human alike, can enjoy.