Two-year-old Deacon's family says he has his own way of doing things, and he has a very high tolerance for pain.
So Deacon decided instead of diving into the pool, he would do a spectacular belly flop.
His family says he did this without any encouragement.
You can see it didn't hurt too bad. He has a smile on his face and started swimming right away.
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Viral video: Little boy performs spectacular belly flop