A bum knee and a little bit of fate allowed Dan to find his passion for not just riding and competing, but for teaching others wakesurfing.
On the coast of Belgium is a little municipality called Knokke-Heist and that's where our latest Rider Link subject resides.
We are linking up with a young ripper from the east coast of the United States for December's Rider Link interview.
Influenced by the likes of Smith, Razor and Facciano, Derek knows what counts and "if it isn't grabbed 'correctly,' it's garbage."
Out of Gator Bait Wake School in Miami, Florida, our latest Rider Link subject has 21 Years of riding and coaching under his belt.
Josh comes from a surfing background and is known as a vanguard aerialist who takes creative surfing to a different level.
Don't look now, but we're gonna get all international as our next Rider Link subject comes right out of Cesenatico, Italy.
Style, confidence, humility and his ocean surfing background are what make Johnny Stieg stand out in a crowd of pro wakesurfers.
We haven't visited the south in a while, so our latest Rider Link hits up Mr. Morrissette way down in Birmingham, Alabama.
This month's Rider Link is probably not riding much these days since the Massachusetts season ended back in October.