Words Justine Griffin Photo Spencer Smith Rusty Malinoski rode through the toughest semifinals heat of his professional career and a separated rib to win his second straight Air Nautique Wake Games title. Now, he’ll attempt to hold off one of the most talented packs of riders ever in the race for the 2009 King of […]
[bcove vid="82004481001" playerid="60307626001" /] After making it through an intimidating semifinals heat that knocked out Phil Soven, “The Bone Crusher” Rusty Malinoski pulled out a big win in boot-high chop at the final day of the 2009 Wake Games in Orlando. Fighting through a tweaked rib and broken fin, Malinoski still pulled out two solid, […]
CHECK OUT THE VIDEO HERE. With passable riding conditions in Clermont, Florida, and Kevco training for the Veteran's division of Wake Games in a week, it was the perfect time to get out and film a session with the Bone Crusher doing his thing. Currently, his thing is starting out his run with a toeside […]
When Rusty Malinoski joined Hyperlite a little more than a year ago, he and shaper Aaron Stumpf went straight to work designing Malinoski's first built-from-the-ground-up pro model wakeboard. With the new Marek hitting dealer shelves May 15, WBM has the full story in the June issue. Check out the gallery of Stumpf shaping.