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The Late Summer 2012 of Skate slate Longboarding Magazine is now available for you to browse online
Longboarding Magazine Issue 07 Late Summer 2012 is now available online | Skate [Slate]
The Los Angeles Times with an article paying tribute to Tom Sim, founder of Sims Skateboards and Sims Snowboards who left us this week at the age of 61.
Tom Sims dies; snowboard and longboard pioneer was 61 | L.A Times
European site All around skate with an in depth conversation with Mischo Erban – the Vernon, BC pride and joy and fastest downhill skateboarder in the world.
Featured rider: The fastest man on earth – Mischo Erban | All Around Skate
Scientific In-depth skate wheel reference guide by Jacob O’Neal. Ed. Note: And by by in depth we men in really bloody depth
Scientific In-depth skate wheel reference guide by Jacob O’Neal
The IGSA is over. I will never attend another racer under that banner – Kevin Reimer . Strong words from some of the elite riders
It’s the end of the world IGSA and do I feel fine? | Unhappy riders make their voice heard
Calgary, Alberta, Canada: Amongst all the racing, practicing and qualifying, there was a moment of silence for Duncan McRae. He was an amazing kid for 13 years, and it was wonderful when the father said that he “packed a lot in those 13 years.”
IGSA salutes young rider at Winsport World Championships
Longway mag with a special edition on Pampa de la Viuda, which took place back in April in La Rioja, Argentina.
Pampa de la Viuda Contest | LongWay Mag Special Edition
Montreux, Switzerland : After 10 timed runs, the Descente 2012 race has awarded its champions. Matthias Ebel from germany makes it to Victory. Full report at the IGSA website
Race Report : Euro Continental Series: Descente! 2012 | IGSA
Ben Hay on YOU representing longboarding. Please read this. You all should be an ambassador for the sport.
Words of wisdom from BenBro: You represent me
The release of the new R.A.D (Rider Approved Design) wheels is what seems to be all over the internet right now. Here’s a collection of RAD related thing happening on the internet
Everything is RAD this Week | Rider Approved Design wheels
Catch up on your spanish and all that is happening in the South American Scene with DH Longboard Magazine 7th edition (May 2012 -sorry we’re a bit late to bring that one to you)
DH longboard Magazine 7th edition
Teolo, Italy: Jame Kelly wins his first ever IGSA WC race at the Pandova Grand prix. 5 races and halfway through the WC circuit, the series his no clear leader with no repeat wins
Padova Grand Prix | Kelly wins his first ever IGSA WC race
Independence, OR: Custom board maker longboard Larry got robbed last Saturday. You could help them bounce back by purchasing one of their decks. The LBL DK penguin is a fine piece UPDATE – Police link seven to shop break-in – Read the article here
Longboard Larry in Independence, Oregon was robbed.
Another Learning Curve lessons from Skate House Media. Tips and advice for not blowing a spot and skate another day
Learning Curve: Don’t Blow the Spot | SkateHouseMedia
Issue 4 of Thane magazine is out. This one is a photo special with a video section with a longboard homage to a cult film – can you identify it?
Thane Magazine issue 4: May-June ’12 – Photo Special
Issue #5 of UD MAG is out. Hands down the best art directed longboard mags available. In this issue ; Super freaks – revealing the secret of super heroes on 4 wheels.
UDmag issue #5 *Super Freaks* – The secrets of Superheroes on 4 wheels
Skate legend Christian Hosoi reveals everything about his rise, fall, and redemption, in his tell-all self titled book ; “Hosoi My Life as a Skateboarder Junkie Inmate Pastor”.
Book release | Hosoi My Life as a Skateboarder Junkie Inmate Pastor
The 5th issue of Longway with Israel Kodrich, Manuela Bayugar, LGC Colombia, Bovetti and more. And for non-spanish readers, still plenty f steezy photos to check out
Longway magazine | Issue #5 is out
West Hem Roll’s Zac Baca shares his views on Wrongboarding, Hateboading and Gravity
Wrongboarding, Hateboading and Gravity | West Hem Roll
The first edition of Skate[slate]’s Lonboarding Magazine now online. Makes for a good Sunday read.
Longboarding Magazine Premiere Issue #00 | Skate[Slate]
Albuquerque, NM: This city is best known for a couple of things: Green chilies and the balloon fiesta. To a certain crowd, however, it is the crown jewel of skateable concrete
Skaters Young and Old Take to the Drainage Ditches in Annual Contest | Playbook | Wired.com
Longboardism Guest — Michael Brooke : Part 8 of 8 | Come and carve down memory lane with Michael Brooke as he shares part of his history exclusively on our site.
Part 8 of 8: QUIVER AND SKATERS | Carving down memory lane with Michael Brooke
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