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A new board in the Nelson Lineup, the Tempest. Similar to the TopSpin with with a 2.5″ shorter platform, added kicktails and a stronger neck.
New board: The Tempest by Nelson Longboards
Review of 2012 Rayne Vandal by Daddies Boardshop. If you are hesitant before making a purchase or if you just want to know more about the board itself then watch this video and learn! Enjoy.
Rayne Vandal Info Video by Daddies Boardshop
Madrid introduces the 2012 Pink Ribbon Collaboration board. A portion of all proceeds from this board will go towards breast cancer research.
Save the Tits and Boobies Board by Madrid
Toronto, ON: Check out the latest Bozboards (featuring the art and craftsmanship of board designer Mike Boz.) creation, the Love Child as it’s being repped by Skate Invader Alex Megit.
Bozboards Love Child – Repped by Skate Invader Alex Megit
Check out the new Rayne Vandal, LY Wolfshark, Sector 9 Roxanne & Bustin Boombox on the first Push Culture News Desk episode of 2012. Also RAD wheels and Orangatang’s Balut, interviews with Louis Pilloni & Graham Buksa.
Push Culture News | February 2012 News Desk with some new deck release.
Montreal, QC: Congratulation to one of the pioneer of downhill, Kebbek. 2012 is the 20th anniversary for the Montreal based company so they have released a special edition of their decks.
20th anniversary series for Powder Milk – Kebbek , Congrats!
Portland, OR: Take a look at the manufacturing step of a subsonic deck. Master craftsman Scott Moore takes you on a step by step journey in his in his basement wood shop underneath Rip City Skate
Subsonic Skateboards | The making of
Zürich, Switzerland: Have you had a look at the 2012 lineup from Airflow Skateboards? More precisely their new ‘Bracket’ deck. It may look like a street deck at first but this pretty thing is in fact designed for DH’Freeride
Airflow Skateboards 2012 lineup
Cologne, Germany: Wefunk is set to release their the Mach1 as part of their new stealth Stealth Division. The F1 grade pre-preg carbon fiber deck will also come with a telemetric system for live tracking via wireless of bluetooth.
Wefunk to release Stealth Division Mach1 Longboard with Crazy batshit GPS tracker thingamajig
Lifelong Longboards releases it’s first Downhill and Freeride oriented board. Team rider Spencer Flaherty shares the scoop with us.
Lifelong Longboard’s new deck, the Seeker
North Vancouver, BC: Longboardism’s editor Oz pays a quick visit to Rayne Longboards and gets a sneak at 2 new prototype decks; the Shark Shark and the Home Wrecker. Keep an eye for them in 2012
2012 Prototype sneak peek at Rayne Longboards
There’s been a lot of chatter online about whether longboarding and skateboarding are the same or different. Well here’s a video to get you even more confused. Reese Boyko shreds a Rayne Mini Longboard/skateboard???
Mini Longboard – Well does that make it a skateboard?
Oregon Natives Ethan Cochard and Max Watson, go shred Cali hills on the Loaded Free-ride/Dh Proto, set to be released early next year, using it for their own style.
Oregono on Fish | More of the the Loaded Freeride/DH deck
The new Original Apex 40 Longboard. Quadaxial Fiberglass. Improved Core. Carbon reinforced. A first look at the graphics
First look at the Original’s New Apex 40
In anticipation of Original’s new Apex 40, the Jersey based manufacturer has released a video of the new deck prototype being tested…. under a car.
Apex 40 Longboard vs. Truck Impact
Ever wondered how to make your own longboard? Slovenian Murksli Custom Boards has a slick-neat-quick video on all the steps needed. Easier said than done.
Creating a longboard by Murksli
New York, NY: Bustin Boards is proud to release the Maestro Fiberglass V2 with Sublimated Limited Edition graphic by Ishtar Backlund. Available for pre-order
Bustin Boards New Maestro Fiberglass V2 Sublimated | It does look sexy
Rayne x Longboardism STOKETOBERFEST | Did you win out final prize the Rayne Killswitch? Well there’s really only one way to find out.
Rayne x Longboardism STOKETOBERFEST | Did you win the Killswitch?
Rayne x Longboardism STOKETOBERFEST | And a Brand Spanking New Rayne Baby Killer goes to… One lucky rider who is now faced with a tough decision; Top mount or Drop Thru?
Rayne x Longboardism STOKETOBERFEST | And the Baby Killer goes to…
A summer of longboarding on -the Beast-; Original Freeride 41 and Freeride 38 by team riders Will Stephan, Charlie Knapp, Luke O’brien and Jack Crowe. The decks have been released and available for purchase
Guapo Beast Freeride Longboarding
Original riders Jon Sevik & Jack Darby shred the new prototype Apex 40 in Central Park. The new deck is set to be released in a couple weeks.
Original’s APEX 40 Prototype in Central Park
A video featuring a new Original Skateboard deck. Theirs successful Apex series is getting a bigger brother if we are to believe this video with Brian bishop freestyling on the Apex 40 prototype.
Waiting for the train | Bishop on the Apex 40 prototype
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