VOTD: Surfing Alaska

Surfers are a passionate, and dedicated lot. No challenge is too big to overcome in the name of a good set.


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Christophe Noel is a journalist from Prescott, Arizona. Born into a family of backcountry enthusiasts, Christophe grew up backpacking the mountains and deserts of the American West. An avid cyclist and bikepacker, he also has a passion for motorcycles, travel, food and overlanding.