Kevin Henshaw, melon off-axis 180, Clear Lake, Orlando, Florida
Photo: Bill Doster
82 KNOW WHAT TO BUY
Before you dive into our 33 pages of all-new wakeboards, bindings, wakeskates and wakesurf boards, you need to know which gear is right for you. We talked to the experts and assembled a guide to help you find the setup that will take you to the next level.
118 WAKESKATE SHOES
120 WAKESURF BOARDS
Beautifully cold sessions in San Francisco, massive ollies in Bellingham Bay, Washington, and a dirty wakeskate gap in Orlando. Plus, Erik Ruck slays the Surf Expo rail jam.
38 AIR TIME
**58 IN BOX
**Deputy dogs, three years’ probation and fighting the man. And that’s just one letter.
**62 THE PULSE
**We keep telling you never to miss BoardStock again. After seeing the 2006 lineup of bands, boards and babes, we’re pretty sure you’ll listen this time. Plus, Rusty Malinoski’s second 1080 caught on camera.
**A new, incredibly versatile video camera that might just change the way you see your riding forever. Plus, an all-new sandal that doubles as a flask.
162 LAST BLAST
The World Champion Wave.