Anyone who’s spent a little time in a canoe understands the inevitable moment when you shift your weight slightly wrong and it seems you’re doomed to end up taking a swim. And if that happens, remember what this little girl is about to show you.
Below, you’re about to see the most amazing way to save a sinking canoe — all performed by a little girl with incredible balance. I won’t spoil it for you, but just get ready:
According to KCPQ-TV, the video is from Malaysia and depicts a tribe there that lives on the water:
The uploader of the video identifies the girl as Bajau Laut.
Bajau Laut are a Moro indigenous ethnic group of Maritime Southeast Asia who often live their entire lives on the water. Many live in villages built on stilts in the middle of the ocean and travel by wooden boats.