As the year comes to an end, let’s take a look back at some of the 2012 Highlights Starting with January.
(Never mind the out of whack facebook like numbers – they got messed up during our upgrade earlier this year)
Duluth, MN: Minnesota gets way more snow than most states in the US, so how do you extend the longboard season? Daniel Wilczek of Duluth Longboard Crew found the solution by turning his into a dancing snowskate.
Boomtown has officially taken over our site with six videos in less than a week. This one features Ethan Cochard and Carmen -Sutra- Shafer dueting in the woods. Class act for both boys and girls to enjoy.
New Orangatang Balut Wheels | Words on the street is that Otang new wheel will be a 72.5mm, 86a and 80a duros. Neat to see them picking a Pinoy delicacy as name. If you don’t know what balut means, you’re in for a surprise
Lifelong Longboards releases it’s first Downhill and Freeride oriented board. Team rider Spencer Flaherty shares the scoop with us.
Cologne, Germany: Wefunk is set to release their the Mach1 as part of their new stealth Stealth Division. The F1 gradepre-preg carbon fiber deck will also come with a telemetric system for live tracking via wireless of bluetooth.
Hutton Richardson and his robot like technique in the new Loaded video titled Centripetal Force. Check his mad skills and the new Balut wheel in action.
Shot mainly in 2011 around the european circuit in Switzerland, France and Italy STAND UP is a longskate (longboard for our french speakers) documentary. The documentary is subtitled in English
One of the biggest rushes in downhill skateboarding is skating safely with other riders in a tight pack, however it can add extra risk and cause an accident if not managed with the right skills. Hopkin gives you some useful advice
Who would have thought? While most people shred hard to end up with coned wheel and bent trucks, the guys at Method skateboards actually manufacture them new like that. Will this be a game changer?