A couple weeks ago I mentioned that I started surf lessons. I’m getting a lot better, regularly standing up, though I’m in shallow water and mostly surfing whitewater. Still, it’s the thing that I look forward to most at the end of the week–it really levels me out. Last weekend I had a nice little moment. I was coming in on my board and one of the instructors held up his hand. I slapped him five as I rode out the rest of the wave. It’s just one of those small things that really made me feel like I’m progressing. Here’s a fun little pic I made of it: