Matt Skenazy

Author's Bio

Matt Skenazy is an Assistant Editor at Outside. Previously, he was a fellow at Pacific Standard and the Associate Editor of Surfing.

6 Great New Energy Bars

It’s conventional wisdom that what you eat before, during, and after exercise effects both performance and recovery.

Sport Climbing Essentials

Little things make the difference between sending your project and going home frustrated.

Meb Wins Boston Marathon

With a time of 2:08:37, Meb Keflezighi became the first American man to win the Boston Marathon since Greg Meyer in 1983. Though Keflezighi led by as much as a minute and a half for much of the... Read More

Kelly Slater Leaves Quiksilver

In a long, impassioned letter on his Facebook page, Kelly Slater announced yesterday that he's leaving Quiksilver, his sponsor for the past 23 years. Although there has been much Internet... Read More

Finding Your Flow

In the 1970s, Hungarian psychologist 
Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi popularized the term “flow” to describe a heightened state of consciousness. Since then it’s been adopted by everyone from Microsoft to...

The Perfect Home Gym

Home-gym essentials to power you through winter’s doldrums

WATCH: The Duct Tape Invitational

The Ductumentary, a half-hour film, tells the story of Joel Tudor’s role in the recent longboard revival. Featured in the film are a few of the standout surfers from the last three years of Duct Tape...

Editor's Choice: Carrboro, North Carolina

Carrboro is located right next to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, but this outpost of 20,000 has a much slower pace than a rowdy college town.