10,000 hours – according to Malcom Gladwell, this is the amount of time it takes to truly master something. You think Tom Curren’s reaached it yet? Of course he has. In fact, Tom’s hit a point in his career where he’s simply gotten bored of riding the usual craft, and moved onto challenging himself with the finless, foam-lacking quirks of a skimboard. Tune into the above clip and listen to Curren’s train of thought behind this new addiction, as well as his expressed love of traveling the beaches of Europe, and see 5:25 for a proper tutorial in how to do self step-offs.