Common perception is that New England isn't exactly a surfing hotbed, but with the right wetsuit to fend off the chill, diehards can catch some decent waves. Nick Aleandro is a Connecticut native who settled in Maine by way of Southern California. Out west he took to custom surfboard shaping, and now pursues his "functioning art" with a craftsman's precision. See more from Nick and his one-of-a-kind boards @netoshapes.



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