Alan Stokes, the 2X UK Pro Surfing champion gives a candid and interesting interview on how a damaged meniscus in his knee kept him out of the water for months and started to drag him into depression. He writes honesty about the experience and gives advice to others that may be as unfortunate. Read his interview here.

 Alan Stokes Surf
“While I was still under water from the wipeout  I knew what I’d done. I wasn’t even swimming back to the surface. I was just really gutted because I knew it would be along time before I could surf again.”