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VIDEO: Taking a spin

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Maximo Trinidad, a veteran stand-up paddleboarder, was in the middle of a great ride when a spinner shark, oblivious to his fun, barrel-rolled him off his board.

"As soon as I saw that big beautiful animal jumping next to me, everything went into slow motion. I didn't want to be on top of it and think I was a fish. Everything was so surreal. It was so cool," Trinidad told WPTV 5 News.

Be warned that Trinidad lets an expletive fly as he climbs back on his board.

Trinidad told the WPTV reporter that the encounter occurred while he was on his lunch break, so he quickly rushed back to work to look at the video.

"I had to show it to my co-workers,” he said. “I knew I had a great shot."