This 13-Foot Surfboard Makes Ankle Slappers Thrilling

Subscribe to SURFER Magazine here. “It’s longer than my car,” says Dane Gudauskas, recalling how strange his oversized craft looks when strapped to his roof. “I love this board. It’s wild.

Donald’s idea was basically, ‘How can you make a 1-foot wave as thrilling as riding a 20-foot wave? ’ He doesn’t actually consider this a glider, it’s more of an interpretation of a Hawaiian Olo, so it’s a bit longer and narrower than a traditional glider.

There’s a small single fin on it, so there’s not much drag, and when you’re riding a board that long and that narrow, when you find the pocket, it accelerates at such a speed that you’re not even familiar with as a surfer.

Read more here: Surfer Mag

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