Current Issue - April 2006

(On sale March 7, 2006)

COVER
Pat Panakos, nose press at The Projects
Photo: Thomas "Swede" Gustafson

FEATURES

Hamptons Style
Wakeboarding among New York City's elite.

On the Outback Road
Why the 44-hour trip to Australia was totally worth it.

The Best Party Lakes
The top five spots with the ultimate hanging-out potential because of places, people and stories you won't believe.

Longer, Stronger and Bigger
The 2006 crop of ropes and handles.

Strap Up: 2006 Vest Guide
Float, dammit! Float!

The Greatest Wetsuit Ever
The nine best wetsuit features of 2006 rolled into one.

Sessions
Start: ridiculously huge ollie. Finish: double S-bend to blind.

DEPATMENTS

AIR TIME
Dude.

IN BOX
Letters that you wrote and we responded to.

THE PULSE
How to win the ultimate houseboat vacation. Plus, what happened when wakeboarding went live on the Web.

STUFF
The Legend's new kicks