A dejected BBC newsreader struggled to get through his segment showing video of the Second Annual World Dog Surfing Championships.
McCoy can even be heard uttering a heavy “Sigh” of weary exasperation as the video of surfing dogs played in the foreground.
At the dog surfing contest, canines compete in various size categories (small, medium, and large) – both surfing solo and surfing in tandem with humans. Dogs also compete in “Ball-Fetch-In-Water” and Beach Frisbee Catching events.
A “Yappy Hour” closes the day’s activities.
Watch more BBC coverage of this year’s World Dog Surfing Championships here.