This is how core skiing is: Skiing is so core that, after years of skiers incessantly acting and talking in such a way as to indicate that deep down they really wish that they were surfers instead, somebody finally had the gumption to do something about it while also finding a common thread between the sport he loves and the sport that he wished skiing had been all along.
Invented by Vermonter Jason Starr, surf skiing was invented because of "Starr's belief that surfing and skiing share a bond as originals in the world of action sports, both rooted in rich cultures and ancient histories, and both fueled by timeless sources of peace and power-the ocean and the mountains. They co-exist harmoniously on the snow, and the relationship now extends to the surf." Sure. They kind of remind me of those street skis that old guys use to practice cross-country skiing in the summertime.
Now, snowboarding, this is how core you are: