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New Pucks “CREMA FIRE” from Ridersfly. Composite resin and fibre with similar hardness to Aluminium and with flash of sparks!
New Longboard pucks that spark – The Crema Fire by RidersFly
Hate them or like them, electric skateboards have been building momentum are are now on the cusp of mainstream . Here are 2 (maybe one and a half) being showcased at CES 2014
Dreaming of electric skateboards: riding the Onewheel and the E-Go Cruiser | The Verge
Do you like cruising around with music? Don’t you just wish the beat could seamlessly blend with your carves? Well maybe the Jalapeño™ is for you.
Jalapeño™ | Portable Beat Maker for Action Sports
Venice, CA: The SKATO is a flatland towing device for all skaters or launching skaters into rails or ramps by temporarily clipping onto any bicycle seat then unclipping
SKÄTÖ™ | A personal, retractable tow and launch device for skaters
After almost 2 years of Puck urethane formula development and seeking the highest quality raw material providers, Deville is proud to release their very first sets of gloves
Deville Skateboards release their very first slide gloves
Our racks get your cherished boards off of the dirty garage floor and onto the wall for everyone to see. Who doesn’t like to see a nice rack?
Check Out My Rack! ;) | mylongboardrack.com
my longboard rack
Meet the Bult Digital Helmet. What makes it digital? Well it’s got an on board wide angle lens camera embedded in it.
Bult Digital Helmets – A bucket with built-in camera
Looks like Skate House Media has your safety in mind with the CPSC-certified (hard foam) Lifer helmet, a collaboration with S-One helmets. No need to slap a SMH sticker on your bucket anymore as that one comes with the logo painted on.
Skate House Media collabs with S-One to give you the Lifer Helmet
Tweaking your setup on the go usually means tightening your kingpin bushings. DuckVan Sliders save you the hassle of carrying a skate tool with a built in one on their pucks.
DuckVan Sliders – Gloves with tool on the puck
One year after launching their wifi enabled Hero3 camera, GoPro comes back with the Hero3+ featuring a resolution of up to 4K, built-in Wi-Fi, SuperView™ and Auto Low Light modes.
The new GoPro HERO3+ – 20% smaller and with 30% longer battery life
Stoked Life Apparel is a new small clothing label based on spreading the stoke for longboarding through collaboration with artists in the downhill skateboarding community.
Introducing: Stoked Life Longboarding Apparel
We’ve featured the Brakeboard a few time already form it’s early prototype to it’s commercial realisation. Now inventor Benjamin Newman wants to push his product even further.
Brakeboard – Disc Brakes For Longboard Skateboards now on kickstarter
It’s been a year since we first featured the Wheel Shields and after much R&D they are finally launching their kickstarter campaign.
Wheel Shields – Longboarding Technology now on Kickstarter
Check out our [Cody Crook and friends] kickstarter for a longboard backpack. It also can hold a skateboard and snowboard!
Longboard Backpack: Concrete Native Kickstarter
An in depth explanation of the The Polar bear trucks which came to be after two and a half years working with team riders designing and engineering this regular geometry truck.
Polar Bear Trucks now available in 4 sizes | Bear Trucks
We’ve featured this product before but just came across their promo video and it made us laugh.. So thee it is the Fairdale Bicycle Skaterack. Still a neat way to get up the hill.
Fairdale Bicycle Skaterack
New York City: NYC local Ian Cooke gets some Elby Shoes to shred. He does just that.
Elby Skate Shoes Rider Spotlight: Ian Cooke
Sabre Trucks doing some bench test on a variety of baseplate (their and competitors) too see how strong they are. On the test bench: Sabre F38, Sabre GC45, Surf Rodz RPK, Paris 50°, Randal 50°. Can you guess in which order they stack up?
Destruction Testing – Baseplate Fail point
The Candy Grip, a color changing grip tape now comes in a coarser grit to accomodate the needs of longboarders.
Candy Grip color changing grip now available in coarse
In celebration of 40 years in business, Pro-Tec just revamped their website. Thank you and thanks to all other companies like you for keeping us as far away from the hospital and letting us to ride another day.
Pro-Tec celebrates 40 years of skull cracking prevention
While G-form team rider Cochard, Druckrey and Chamasmany rep the brand pretty good, It’ll be hard for them to prove it as good a a bowling bowl and M&Ms
G-Form Bowling Ball Demo – Seeing is believing
The guys at Blood Orange have just released to 2 new slide gloves to their lineup. A leather version and a Neoprene one dubbed the Knuckle
Blood Orange expands it’s lineup – Now includes Slide Gloves
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