Kai Lenny surfs massive Jaws … on a foil

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Kai Lenny foils Jaws photo by Dooma photos
Kai Lenny foils Jaws photo by Dooma photos
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Check out this great video capture by Bo Bridges of waterman Kai Lenny surfing a massive swell at Jaws on his foil.  As Kai says, “It’s just nice to do something different.”

That’s gotta be one helluva learning curve, Kai!

Feature photo by:  Dooma Photos

Surfing Jaws: Dropping in on a foil with Kai

“Just when you think you witnessed history go down and people start heading back to the harbor, Kai Lenny bursts out on his foil and whips into Jaws.”
– Bo Bridges

Get ready!  Legendary photographer Bo Bridges will share photos and videos taken at Maui’s famed break, Jaws, in a special presentation on Friday, February 9th, 2018 at 1108 Manhattan Ave, Manhattan Beach , CA.

Bridges presentation will include never-before-seen footage of Ian Walsh’s 2017 Pe’ahi Challenge win and Kai Lenny hydro-foiling some of the biggest swells on record. As a bonus, Bo also includes spectacular shots of John John Florence winning his second world title.

Bo is one of Standup Journal’s team photographers.  We are excited and proud to feature his work in our robust, stoke-filled, glossy magazine.  To find out how you can subscribe and stay connected to the heartbeat of standup paddling, click HERE.

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Evelyn O’Doherty
Evelyn O'Doherty, owner & publisher of the new Standup Journal 2.0, worked her way up the ranks in the world of stand up paddling. A former surfer gone rogue, Evelyn stepped onto a SUP for the first time in 2009 when a plaguing neck injury kept her out of the water from surfing. Discovering the core benefits and expanded perspective on the water that stand up paddling brings, Ev immediately was hooked. She became a strong SUP racer in the North East and a year-round SUP surfer, gathering multiple top brand sponsorships including becoming a team rider for Starboard SUP and a national ambassador for Kialoa, as well as celebrating all aspects of the sport with additional brand ambassadorships including lululemon athletica, Clif Bar, Cobian, Kaenon & Indo Board. Her love of watersports and commitment to advocacy in preserving our marine environments led to a short film made with The Nature Conservancy as part of their Clean Water initiatives on Long Island, NY, called "A New Perspective". Evelyn just keeps paddling. Today, she's stepped up to take over the helm at Standup Journal after having worked for the magazine for 2 years as senior online editor. Her dedication and belief in the power of print to immerse readers in the watersports they love even if they don't have access to the water in a daily existence plus a powerful desire to spotlight the amazing people doing rad sh*t on the water is what drives her vision for Standup Journal 2.0. Evelyn welcomes the conversation about how to make the magazine benefit as many people as possible and encourages feedback, letters to the editor and communication at editor@standupjournal.com . Now, as owner/publisher for Standup Journal., Evelyn continues to live in East Hampton NY where she has daily access to the water. When the swell is working, you can find her in Montauk rattling around in her Ford Ranger surfboards hanging out the back headed for points East.