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Stoked /stōkt/ adj. slang 1 being in a euphoric or elated state aka. Surfer's high. Perma-stoked /ˈpərmə, stōkt/ adj. slang 1 permanently stoked. The stoke is your birthright. It cannot be bought, sold, or bartered with. It is a right of passage for all who surf or embrace life. It is the vision at the end of the quest. Once ignited, it can never be extinguished. Tune into the Permastoked podcast as Co-Founder & CEO of Freshwater Surf Goods, Derik Hyatt, interviews your favourite surfers and stand up paddleboarders from across the Great Lakes, Canada, the United States and beyond! Take a peak into their lives and find out what keeps them stoked. Other Permastoked guests include: activists, artists, ecologists, entrepreneurs, environmentalists, filmmakers, healers, musicians, philanthropists, photographers, seekers, yogis and much more! Learn from these field experts and enthusiasts while also being inspired by their undying passion, insights and rad tales.