Jeremy Riggs explains what it feels like to foil down Maliko...on a modified prone board. Yes, that's right. A prone board. That he stands on.
Dave Kalama hits the famed Maliko Run with a foil board....
A lot of rain, no visibility and otherwise gnarly conditions made for some logistics challenges but race organizers kept it safe and did what they could to maximize the fun....
If you are looking to challenge yourself, test your downwinding skills and have a blast in paradise, put the Olukai Ho'olaule'a on your list.
Reading the water is fundamental when it comes to learning to downwind...
Maliko doesn't have to be firing to get in killer downwind run on Maui!!!
Everything has to align just right, and if you blink you could miss your chance, but when it all comes together, North Carolina downwinding can be pretty rad. Sarah Muir Westbrook discovered that for herself just before the New Year.
If you paddle in the ocean, or on big water of any kind, this checklist from Suzie Cooney will help keep you safe.
It's been quite a week for downwinding on Maui. Conditions have been huge!
The Columbia River Gorge is a special place and should be on every paddlers' Must Visit list.