Nick Jones Has Surgery To Repair A Nagging Foot Injury

Posted on Monday, August 20th, 2007 by Bryan Myss | Posted under General, Riders


Words & Photos by Bryan Myss

I am sitting here at the hospital in the waiting room while Nick Jones is still in surgery. Nick has been plagued by an injury that occurred in Januray. However, it did not stop him from having another great season. He finished in the top 20 of the Pro Wakeboard Tour, appeared in the industry magazines, attended the CWB team photoshoot, and even had time to film a few sections for next years wake flicks. Nick Jones is truly one of the best Northwest grown riders.

He is having surgery today to repair a Liz Frank Fracture (a tear of the ligament between the first and second metatarsal) in his foot which was slowly pulling the two bones apart. Nick is determined to start riding again in January after therapy is complete. We wish Nick all the best during his recovery. Please keep Nick and his family in your thoughts and prayers. Stay tuned for further updates post his surgery.


Send Get Well Cards and “Well Wishes” to :

Bakes Board & Ski - Nick Jones
Attn: Zack Clark
6424 E Lk Sammamish Pkwy SE
Issaquah, WA 98029

18 Responses to “Nick Jones Has Surgery To Repair A Nagging Foot Injury”

  1. Zack Says:

    Get well soon buddy…back on the water in no time. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Let me know if you need anything…we will make it happen.

  2. Bryan Says:

    Jones - So stoked the surgery went better than expected.

    I’ll be praying for you and your quick recovery from the procedure.

    We will see you on the water soon.

  3. Randy Scagliotti Says:

    What up bro, it’s all behind you now and it will be soooo nice not to have to ride in pain next year. Trying to put togeather a late season Shasta trip with Spencer to get a little more footage, you down for driving one of the boats? I lost my phone and all my numbers, when your feeling better give me a ring. Glad to hear everything went well.


  4. christopher casebeer Says:

    Hey Nick…glad surgery went well…hope you have a speedy recovery…make sure your mom and sis take good care of you…I’d ask for home baked cookies and pies daily to help your recovery…just an idea! Keep me posted…CJC

  5. Shawna Says:

    Hi Nick,
    We’re so glad to hear everything’s going good! You’re definately in our thoughts and prayers! You’re so strong! You’ll be back in no time for sure! Raequel and I are going to send you some cookies!

  6. Randy Scagliotti Says:

    I want cookies…

  7. Nick Jones Says:

    Hey thanks guys. The doc was stoked on the outcome of the surgery, so I should be good as new in a couple months. I def could use some cookies, and I’ve heard from Justin Nix that the Hoffmans make amazing cookies.

  8. Zack Says:


  9. Bryan Says:

    Nick - Good to see you on the site, even while your loopy off pain medicine.

    How you feeling post surgery ?

    Let us know if we can help you out with anything bro.

    You’ve got a lot of friends pulling for your quick recovery.

  10. Brace Girls Says:

    All the Best -WE want to get back in that boat with you - We have the best Cookies.
    So happy the surgery went well!!!

    When will you be home??

  11. Kenny Hegewald Says:

    Who’s the doctor that fixed your foot???

  12. Nick Jones Says:

    Tom Chi, works at Overlake Surgery Center. He’s actually an avid waterskier. Ski’s with Eddie Roberts Jr. on occasion and is out on Sammamish and Washington when hes not in the operating room.

  13. Jordan Klein Says:

    Nick I won’t lie that movie pathfinder the other night was pretty lame. So anyone thinking of watching that don’t do it, even in Nicks doped up state he thought it was boring haha. Quick recovery bro… Im praying for ya and praise God we never had to take the Bee trailer to the dump your surgery saved us from that night mare. Well bro Im pretty sure I will have to be making some cookies for you to show all these poser cooks whats up haha later.. nj

  14. David Marks Says:

    Get well stud! when am I going to see you next?????? Call me asap bro

  15. Chris Craig Says:

    Get well Bro So we can ride

  16. spizzle nizzle Says:

    amped 2?

  17. sean Says:

    Alta lake this wknd if you just want to chill in the heat?
    Let me know

  18. Parker Davidson Says:

    hey bro glad to hear your surgery went well. i told my mom to go buy you some mini hamburgers from costco but im not sure if she has yet.

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