WaterLogged: Ryland Rubens in the Maldives, like a kid in a candy shop

Rusty Surfboards team rider, Ryland Rubens, is 11 years old and instead of hanging out at arcades or candy shops or whatever it is 11 year olds do- Ryland gets barreled.  Ryland's most recent barrel fest came from a strike mission/dream trip to the Maldives, where he skipped out on Dance-Dance-Revolution and sour patch kids and opted for turquoise tubes instead...

Photography: Richard Kotch/World Surfaris