Discussion

Surfing's own version of slope style

While Winter X rages, surfing gets its own unique version of slope style.

Updated: January 28, 2011, 4:13 PM ET
By Jason Kenworthy

I recently was on Maui, hoping to shoot epic Jaws. The swell didn't exactly cooperate, but that hardly stopped Chuck Patterson, who decided he'd go water skiing -- in 15-foot plus surf. I caught up with the man to see why:

Fresh Tracks at Jaws

Check out Chuck Patterson's two-plank stunt during the latest swell at Jaws. Gallery

So, I guess the obvious place to start is, what the hell? What are you doing? Skiiing at Jaws? After three sessions ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

MORE ACTION SPORTS HEADLINES

MOST SENT STORIES ON ESPN.COM