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San Francisco, California USA: HALO Belt Co. has partnered with Adam and Sean of Coastside Down to promote longboard/skate safety.
CoastSide Down Sunset SF with HALO Belt
Submitted by: coastside/halo
Vancouver BC.: Remember that video from last week of the cop and longboarders in west van? It spurred a lot of responses and discussion that ultimately did nothing to aid longboarding in Vancouver let alone provide valuable insights. Here are some things that may have gotten overlooked and should be considered. – [Mischa Chandler]
A Call to West Van | Mischa Chandler
Submitted by: Mischa Chandler
Sunset Skateboards team up with sector 9 and boost up the awareness of their Sunset Flare LED wheels on the new S9 Fundamentals decks
Sector 9 x Sunset – Glow Wheel Fundamentals Series
Rio De Janeiro, Brazil: A great video showcasing the longboard scene and spots of the beautiful city that is Rio.
Rio Skateboards Longboarding in Rio de Janeiro
San Diego, CA: You know it’s a quality event when we feature it on our site three posts in a row. JET / ABEC 11 bring you their edit of Muir Skate 2014 Downhill Disco.
2014 Downhill Disco – JET / ABEC 11
Wheelbase, Official partner to Muir Skate’s 2014 Downhill Disco bring you the official video and more. Check out the good vibes and good time
Muir Skate: Downhill Disco, 2014 Official Video & photo recap | Wheelbase
San Diego, CA: Join Team Bonzing Yvonne Byers and Michael Carson for a raw run at the 2014 Downhill Disco
Bonzing Skateboards: Downhill Disco 2014
Submitted by: graz
Mexico: Episode 2 just released! Check it out! [ Rayne Team riders from all over the world we're flown into Mexico for some epic time]
Rayne All the Pinche Way Episode 2 | Rayne Longboards
Submitted by: Rayne Longboard
Moygashel, Co. Tyrone, Northern Ireland: Fall Longboards on Sunday 20th April ran a downhill skateboarding event on Mullybrannon Road, Moygashel, County Tyrone
Fall Longboards – Jamboree – Moygashel
Submitted by: Ryan Loney
Tennessee: Original Skateboards Team Riders Avery Wilcox and Max Vickers adventuring into untouched hills
Tennessee Hairpins with Max Vickers and Avery Wilcox | Original Rider Alliamce
Portland, OR: The DB Longboards crew makes a weekend trip to Portland for the 2Hip2Skate tour.
DB Longboards Hits PDX for 2Hip2Skate tour
Submitted by: DB Longboards
Monrovia, CA: This is our review of the un-released Arbiter DK.
Original Arbiter DK Review | Walker Films with this yet to be released board
Submitted by: cole walker
Santa, Barbara, CA: One nice, smooth and steezy run by local Dave Billesbach show you how to do it safely with style.
SantaGnarbara: Public Saftey Announcement with Dave Billesbach
California: New Caliber Truck video with their new street trucks
Caliber Truck Co. Featuring The Standard
Submitted by: Chubbs
MuirSkate’s Annual Downhill Disco has become one of the biggest community event on the west coast. Here’s a small compilation of this epic event
MuirSkate’s 5th Annual Downhill Discompilation! – Feast your eyes.
After the quite disappointing article on the Telegraph by Lee Coan titled “How old is too old to skateboard?“, Concrete Wave founder Michael Brooke get his reply in.
Why you’re never too old to skateboard | Michael Brooke replies to Lee Coan
Toronto, ON: Do you know this man? these decks along with many more were up for auction last night during Generation Grind, an exhibition where students from the Oasis Skateboard Factory collaborate with high profile Toronto artists to develop a series of boards based on their experiences as youth in the city.
The most infamous Torontonian at Generation Grind | Oasis Skateboard Factory
Global New BC does a follow up piece on last week’s incident involving a Police Officer and Longboarders las week in West Vancouver + ‘Wars on Cars’ debate with Mischa chandler on the panel.
Follow up on the Incicent involving police and longboarder + ‘Wars on Cars’ debate | Globalnews.ca
All Around Skate gets to chat with the IDF’s Inaugural World Champion ever – viking Adam Persson.
Adam Persson: IDF 2013 Champion | All Around Skate
California: JSM Network get to catch up with Byron Essert and friends for one of their bay session and give us a closer look at Essert upcoming Powell Peralta deck.
JSM Network: Bay Sessions Super Secret B-roll (Feat. Byron Essert’s Powell Peralta pro model)
Santa Catalina Island, CA: It’s back! Book your plane and ferry ticket for the 2014 Catalina Island Classic.
The 2014 Catalina Island Classic | May 3-4 2014
Cebu Philippines: Patrick Switzer took first during the 3rd Leg of the 5th Visayan Longboarding Trilogy this weekend. The Duljug Dumanjug race was also the second event for the IDF World Qualifying Series 2014 season. More info and photos at My Life On Board.
Patrick Switzer Wins the IDF Duljug Dumanjug WQS
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