Mark Anders

Mark Anders


If You Live Near the Beach, You Need This Bike

The Priority Coast cruiser, which just launched on Kickstarter, is a rethink of the classic model with some important updates that should make any beach dweller’s life a good deal easier.

Mark Anders
Mar 21, 2016

9 Essentials for Summer SUP

Paddleboarding keeps getting bigger—and the SUPs keep getting better. Here are three of the most versatile new models. Plus, smart tools for discerning paddlers

Mark Anders
Jun 15, 2015

Surftech Saber

There are faster, prettier SUPs out there, but the Saber ($1,199) is by far the year’s most well-rounded.

Mark Anders
May 14, 2015

5 Stand-Up Paddleboarding Tips

Jenny Kalmbach, 35, winner of the Battle of the Paddle and the Molokai 2 Oahu, on training and racing technique

Mark Anders
May 15, 2014


5 stories by our editors about near-death experiences and how they survived.

Mark Anders, Joe Spring, and Ben Marcus
Oct 8, 2013

The 6 Best SUPs of 2013

Outside reviews the best gear in the Summer 2013 Buyer’s Guide, including the Bic Sport Wing Ace-Tec

Mark Anders
May 20, 2013

The 4 Best Surfboards of Summer 2012

The latest trend in surfboard design is stout, full figures. All four of the boards we selected, from the short and fat Third World Exotic Surfboards Ghostbuster to the 5'11" Lost Bottom Feeder, are...

Mark Anders
Jun 1, 2012

The 6 Best Stand-Up Paddleboards of Summer 2012

Though there are many larger, better-known SUP manufacturers, Pau Hana is quickly carving out a name for itself with fast, well-priced boards like the fitness and adventure-ready Crossfit.

Mark Anders and Dave Costello
Jun 1, 2012

The Best SUP Paddles of 2012

You can extend or collapse the Kialoa Pupu according to your height and whether you’re surfing or touring, so if you need one paddle to do double-duty, this is it.

Mark Anders
Apr 30, 2012

Rusty Dwart Surfboard

Outside reviews the best gear in the 2011 Summer Buyers Guide, including the Rusty Dwart surfboard.

Mark Anders
Jun 6, 2011