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Salt Rock, KZN,South Africa,: The unique custom designed [opening March 21] run is a little different to the conventional skate park.
Mamba Skate Park, South Africa – An alternative type of downhill skateboarding
Time to dust off that pintail. Cruising and short shorts season will be upon us soon. Want to even get more surfy about it? check out SurfSkate’s V-Truck
The V-Truck: On your pintail this summer | SurfSkate Industries
You probably won’t break any speed record on the Sunset Skateboard. But who cares… They have Flare LED wheels that glow!
Cruise all night with the Sunset Flare LED skateboard wheels
The el barbaro, a classic shape with a new design has officially been released. The El Barbaro, which sits in between the dinghy and pocket knife legthwise was desgined by team rider Max Gradlmiller as an all-around street slayer.
Landyachtz El Barbaro Officially released
Venice, California: Here is your first view of the Arbor Skateboards Mission GT & Fish Bamboo which will be hitting stores everywhere over the next few weeks.
First View 2013 Arbor Fish Bamboo & Mission GT Skateboard
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: The First Web Series By adoro FARM features 4 riders from the Longboard Girls Crew bound for Rio.
Web Series: até o pôr do sol – Till Sunset with the Girls from Longboard Girls Crew
While we wait for the Arbiter, Original compiled some old and new footage to promote the new look Derringer.
Original Skateboards’ Derringer 28 in a whole new colour palette
DATE CHANGED – Toronto, ON: Longboardism is hosting Super Mellow Beach Cruise XXXIII. The last SMBC before winter and hibernation. Come meet old friends and make new ones.
New Rain Date: October 21 |SMBC XXXIII hosted by longboardism
Long Beach, CA: Wheelbase reviewer, Justin Preston reviews Loaded’s latest release, (no not the Freeride/DH, not yet) The Dervish Sama
Board Review: Dervish Sama | Wheelbase Mag
Venice, CA: Here is a closer look to the history of carver skateboards and there team!
Carver Skateboards : A History Lesson
Jacksonville, Florida: Bustin’s Will Royce enjoying the smooth waves of Kona Skate Park, one of the oldest operating skateparks in the world with over 30 years of existence.
William Royce on the waves of Kona Skate Park
France: In the Countryside or Downtown, Winter is here! Freezing cold does not stop these girls for a good session. The French Girls of Longboard Girls Crew out with a new vid with a slight hint of product placement.
Longboard Girls Crew France – Winter Ride
Barelona, Spain: LGC’s Gádor Salís (Madrid) and Eider Walls (Gipuzkoa) meet in beautiful barcelona an put on their good moves. Another video by Marta Guillen
Madrid meets Gipuzkoa in Barcelona
Neat little video from HamBoards featured at the AXS Evolutions 7 film festival in Vancouver. Life’s a beach indeed
Hamboards 2011 | AXS Evolutions 7
Spain: 7 female riders, 1 van, 15 days, 4,300km culminating in one video, divided into four chapters. ENDLESS ROADS by Juan Rayos documents the adventure of the trip, portraying the girls, their lifestyle and their passion for longboard.
ENDLESS ROADS trailer | follow the Longboard Girls Crew across Spain
Prague, Czech Republic: Yvon Labarthe will soon bring us a video of girls longboarding in Prague. In the meantime enjoy the trailer.
Girls in Prague – Tailer
Early Skateboard will release a new deck, the Bamboo Riser, this Australian summer (northern hemisphere winter). The riser will be a dancer style / flex cruiser with 5 ply canadian rock maple / 2 ply bamboo
Early Skateboardoard New Deck, The Bamboo Riser
London, UK: The only time you’d be able to enjoy a nice slow cruise down grid locked London would probably be at critical Mass. The monthly event where cyclists , and now longboarders, get out in force and claim the streets.
Critical Mass London – Longboarders and cyclist claiming the streets
And now something for the boys. We’re not sure what Jorge Calderón’s intention was when making this other other than to showcase some beautiful iines. Apologies as this post seems a bit too gratuitous, but hey it’s almost the weekend.
The beauty on a Longboard
And now for something different: The guys at donkboard claim the no other board that has the same speed, smoothness and agility. We’re not sure where they get to claim that but they sure bring a smile to our face
DonkBoard best longboard around, well at least that’s what they claim
Loaded Boards proudly presents the new Fattail video. The Loaded Pintail passed on and has been replaced with the Fattail for the sake of versatility and performance–now available at select shops worldwide.
Loaded Boards proudly presents the new Fattail video
Manila Philippines: While going downhill fast and shredding it is always fun, sometimes you just wanna skate at your own pace. Spend an evening in the neighborhood with the first of three shorts in the Stoke +63 series.
Neighborhood |Sometimes you just wanna skate at your own pace.
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