Jordy's baggage

The story of Jordy Smith and his seven board bags.

Updated: September 24, 2010, 3:56 PM ET
By Jake Howard

In route to the Quiksilver Pro, this week Jordy Smith checked in at LAX with seven board bags carrying six boards each. He was impressed by the fact that he managed to slip 42 boards onboard and only suffer a $750 charge.

Two things here: Firstly, does Smith really need 42 boards for a 30-day stint in Europe? Can he not go one day without breaking one? While in France for the Quik Pro and Portugal for the Rip Curl Pro, Smith faces seven days of competition, or a possible 16 ...

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