Stoke /stəʊk/ Listen (in different accents)
In a surfing sense, The Encyclopedia of Surfing offer the following:
But a picture tells a thousand words, and a video tells far more. So enjoy this montage that travels through surfing history and back again.
Nothing says stoke like the faces of our friends, heroes, mentors, and idols. This is the essence of surfing, of why we do what we do.