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Forbes contributor Tim Conneally gives you his analysis on the 3 trends triggering the popularity of motorized skateboard starting with #1: The Popularity of Longboarding.
The Motorized Skateboard Renaissance | Forbes
Ever wondered what setup IGSA World Champion Patrick Switzer has ridden on since the beginning of his career? Wonder no more. The Canadian opens is his quiver cave for all to explore with even a downloadable pdf of setups.
World Champion Patrick Switzser’s Deck Collection and setup since 2003
Sad news. We’ve just heard that Jay Adams, one of the original members of Z-Boys, dies of massive heart attack. May he shred in peace.
Shred in Peace Jay Adams (February 3, 1961 – August 14, 2014)
The Gel Lab resident Dj and Skate[Slate] contributor Ari Chamasmany gives you his guide to Proper Downhill Etiquette.
A Skateboarders Guide to Proper Downhill Etiquette | SKATE[SLATE]
Spain: Here It’s the latest issue of Set Up Magazine! In which is collected everything that has happened in longboarding this June: Extreme Barcelona, interview with Nacho Caribbean, Neena Schueller, Aleix Gallimó in Iceland, Hydroponic review and more. Check it out!
Set Up Magazine #05 Longboard June ’14
Set Up Magazine
Green Bay, WI: Officer Joel Zwicky is getting quite a bit of coverage lately. This time he puts on his uniform for a chat with the Daily Mail from all the way across the pond.
Out favourite “longboarding” cop making wave all the way to the UK
Spain: Have you been a bit disconnected from longboard in May? No problem! SUM collects you all that has happened: Downhill of Laredo, interview to Martin Diaz, Eduardo Cordero & AHMYO Wheels, Freerides O’Inferno and Navarcles, and more. Check it out!
Set Up Magazine #04 May’14
Set Up Magazine
Spain: Another month passes and Set Up Magazine collect all the longboard, national and international of April: Interview with Axel Serrat, “Tato’s Annual Birthday” Long School, News, Photo Session “Los Angeles de San Rafael” Mini Drome Backyard Contest, Review of the Cult No Mercy and more. Don’t miss it!
Set Up Magazine #03 April’14
Set Up Magazine
Squamish, BC: Adam Persson captures Britannia Classic. Sweden native unseats five-time champion Kevin Reimer to win seventh annual event.
Persson captures Britannia Classic | Squamish Chief
Daddies Boardshop has a look a tall the new similar but different boards coming from Rayne this season including the asymmetrically cut nose and tail Rayne G-Mack (George Mackenzie)
It’s Rayning New Boards at Daddies including the new G-Mack Pro Model
Get Up close and personal with Amanda Powell, Q&A with Tibs Parise & skating the depths of Malaysia
Concrete Wave Vol 12. No. 5 Spring 2014
Paris, France, World: It’s time to blow the candles! Udmag#10 is out! Arian Chamasmany, Root Longboard, Axel Serrat, Mega Grand Prix, South Africa, Julien Léger & more…
New UDmag issue #10 – X – is out!
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
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
Spain: March and Set Up Magazine collect all the spanish and international longboard of this month
Set Up Magazine #02 Marzo’14
Set Up Mag
As the second season for the International Downhill Federtion gets into gear, All around skate takes some time to chat with its president Koma Kino.
All Around Skate interviews Koma Kino: IDF President
Winter 2014 Issue of Concrete Wave is available onlineTour of Japan – Nostalgia ….Ain’t What It Used to Be – Longboarding for Peace Update
COncrete Wave Vol 12 no 4 Winter 2014
[from the Telegraph]: The ‘skate geezer’ is on the rise – but should grown men be leaving the tricks and spills of skateboarding to the kids, asks Lee Coan
How old is too old to skateboard? | The Telegraph
Morgan may be gone, but it hasn;t stopped Comet Skateboards being busy launching a whole bunch on new decks this spring . We at longboardism, have failed at keeping you in the loop. Fear not though, daddies has got a nice write-up at everything comet for this Spring.
Comet’s 2014 Longboard Lineup is shred-tastic | Daddies
Girls Who Ride is the first Zine about Portuguese FEMALE Riders from surf, skate, longboard, bodyboard, etc.
Girls Who Ride release their first issue
ESTÁ AQUÍ EL #1 DE SET UP MAGAZINE! – Set Up Magazine, the new online longboarding publication in Spanish just released their first issue. Congrats!
Set Up Magazine publish their first issue
All Around Skate get to chat to a longboarding couple often featured on Longboardism Alex Kubiak Ho Chi and Laurent Périgault.
Gnarlentines feature: Laurent and Alex | All Around Skate
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