Story Behind The Photo: Craig Anderson By Bosko
Is anyone prettier than Ando in the air?
“It was a beautiful sunny day but the wind was too offshore,” says the photog known as Bosko. “Craig knew it (the wind) was going to swing a little and would be good for airs. When it did he called me up. There was a sick left peak which was getting better as the tide rose. Craig put on an amazing exhibition. Not one of his airs were the same: reverses, slobs, mutes, the full bag of tricks. He was stomping everything. It was such a mad vibe. I couldn’t help myself from screaming and other’s joined my animalistic calls of joy. Just another fun day at the office.”
In terms of style, lanky is sexy. An arched back swinging through a bottom turn will always be more delightful than a compact, five-foot man stabbing the lip like it just spit on his baby. That style of surfing may tally heat totals into the excellent range, but instead, we’d elect to watch Ando kick his tail on this bluebird Saturday at Dixon Park. His board and body drift like spaghetti to a soft stir. He’s gorgeous in flight. It’s must be the hair!
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