Sam Stinnett: chasing the world title | Photo: Skimonline.com

Sam Stinnett has claimed the 2014 Outer Banks Skim Jam 2014, in North Carolina.

The fifth event on the 2014 United Skim Tour had everything, when it comes to weather conditions. On the first day of competition, and despite the small waves, skies were delivering bright sun rays. The second day was cloudy and rainy, with choppy seas.

The heat is on. The first event of the second half of the tour played an important role in knowing who's ready to battle for the world title. After winning The Vic 2014, Stinnett had the board gliding his way.

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2014 Playground333: Marek Wolkanowski wins | Photo: 2014 European Skimboarding Cup

Marek Wolkanowski has taken out the 2014 Playground333, in Latvia.

The fourth stop on the 2014 European Skimboarding Cup saw Wolkanowski climbing spots in the overall rankings.

The Polish skimboarder managed to finish the competition ahead of Jedrula Tomaszewski and Helvijs Savickis. Marek Wolkanowski collected 20 points, and now sits only ten points away from Adrien Raza.

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Brad Domke: a finless ride at Puerto Escondido | Photo: Dylan Palmer via Stab Magazine

If there were any doubts, Brad Domke has put them to rest. Big wave skimboarding is here to stay and impress. Prepare to watch the biggest wave ever ridden on a skimboard.

The Floridian skimboarder has ridden what is widely considered the largest wave ever on a skimboard. Domke took off on a massive barreling ride at Puerto Escondido, Mexico, in early July, alongside Shane Dorian.

While riding big waves on a surfboard is no longer a secret, holding the line on a finless skimboard is a different story.

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