A Cornish surfer has snapped his ankle tackling Britain's most dangerous wave.
Marcus Lascelles was riding the Cribbar off Newquay. He was pounded by a 12 foot wave, and the impact snapped his ankle.
Video courtesy of Ben Skinner.
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