At 16, Hawaii’s Kai Lenny has earned the respect of Earth’s greatest waterman–legends like Laird Hamilton and Gerry Lopez– because of his windsurfing, kiting, surfing and, yes, standup paddling abilities. So what does that all really mean? Put simply: ‘ Kid’s just a shredder.’ Sit back, relax, and enjoy the Tao of Kai as filmed by Mike Waltze ( —JC