Matt Skenazy

Matt Skenazy

Matt Skenazy is a senior editor at Outside. 



The Best Surfboard of 2019

It’s a little strange that, although none of us surf symmetrically, 99 percent of surfboards are designed as if we do.

Matt Skenazy
May 15, 2019

The Last Days of Marc-André Leclerc

He was the best alpinist of his generation, a quiet, unassuming Canadian known for bold ascents of some of the world’s most iconic peaks.

Matt Skenazy
Jun 19, 2018

The Outrageously High Cost of Speed Climbing

Just days after Alex Honnold and Tommy Caldwell broke the speed record on the Nose last week, two experienced climbers died on El Capitan. The tragedy has left at least we few people wondering: is it...

Matt Skenazy
Jun 4, 2018

Quiksilver CEO Lost at Sea

A search is on in southwest France for Pierre Agnes, the 54-year-old CEO of the surf brand Boardriders—formerly Quiksilver—who is presumed lost at sea.

Matt Skenazy
Jan 30, 2018

The Summer's Top Documentaries

The summer’s hottest documentaries take on conservation, climate change, and doping.

Craig Fehrman, Luke Whelan, and Matt Skenazy
Jul 25, 2017