Watch: The Stab High Acid Drop Challenge!
Three minutes of off the wall mayhem presented by Vans and the inimitable Nathan Fletcher.
It only made sense, with Vans getting behind our Waco vision, to have Nathan Fletcher send a semi-hand-picked selection from the Stab High litter off the wall.
As a sort of pre-final intermission at our first surf contest held mostly in the air, a handful of the event’s standouts (Mason Ho, Harry Bryant, Noa Beschen, even Waco wavemaker Cheyne Magnussen) as well as a handful of Total Randoms (dudes in g-strings, topless chicks, you know, standard Stab stuff—all threw themselves over the concrete ledge.
While no one was able to stick one of the 15-plus foot wall and ride out, the attempts made for pure slapstick gold—full flails, yard sales galore, a few creative approaches, and thank Jah no injuries (only a few sacrificed boards). Click in to see who took home some cold hard cash out of Nathan Fletcher’s hand, and for a look at the knee-bucking near-makes that went down before the Finals on Saturday.
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