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Luke Melo packed his bags and hit Switchback for the summer to conquering hills all around the Northwest with his friends.
Switchback Longboards, GoPro Adventures: Luke Melo’s Downhill Summer
Arbor’s Daniel MacDonald showing his groove on the streets using the Sucrose Initiative 69mm Vice with proprietary Groovetube Cores wheels to cha-cha down to the bottom of his neighbourhood.
Sucrose Initiative ~ Daniel MacDonald | Arbor Skateboards
Vancouver, BC, Canada: Patrick Switzer has a well documented quiver, but his current weapons of choice are his pro model Rayne boards the Fortune and Misfortune.
Rayne Longboards Presents: Patrick Switzer – Soldier of (Mis)Fortune
Leuven, Belgium: It’s almost like watching a Cirque du Soleil act. Andre Churakov, Sam Holding, and Simen Bye in some mesmerizing fancy and light footwork.
Apex Longboard by Original Skateboards: A Day in Leuven
We’ll take this as a sign that longboarding is becoming an attractive proposition for marketers to use them for more that just selling skateboards.
Downhill Skaterboarders selling more than skateboards
Backed by Omen Longboards, Free Wheel Co. launched recently by offering 4 different types of wheel. Free Agents, Free Dumbs, Free Ballins and Free Willies.
Omen’s new wheel division Free Wheel Co. Launches with 4 flavours
Pala, CA: The gnarliness of Angie’s Curves are not just hearsay. In only its secondly the IDF event has built itself a reputation of being one of the most technical and demanding course on the circuit.
Sector 9 | Angie’s Curves 2014 (Official Video)
Right in time for christmas wish list consideration, new action HD cams are being released. The 2 latest one being heavy hitter’s GoPro HD Hero 4 and back form the dead Contour Roam 3.
Battle of the Action Cam: Contour Roam 3 and GoPro Hero4
San Francisco, CA: Watch Nick Ronzani and Eric Jensen put the 2014 Comet Ethos series to the test.
Comet Skateboards present the Ethos Series 2014
U.S.A: Catch Spaniards Cristina Mandarina and Eider Walls captured on camera by Marta Guillen shredding all over the USA for 3 weeks in the trip of a life time
MANDARINWALLS USA TRIP – Three weeks shredding the USA
Vancouver, BC: The Vancouver Park Board has got it right by promoting safe longboarding with a free clinic with the help of the guys at Longboarder labs.
Vancouver Park Board promotes safe longboarding with Free clinic
Long Beach, CA: The second-ever issue of Wheelbase Magazine Print Edition is here. Over the past six months, the editorial team has collected and curated content to bring you their latest journal-sized shred magazine for your coffee table. Congrats!
Wheelbase hit a milestone with its 2nd ever printed edition
As far as light attachment goes the Ekick Torpedo Skateboard Safety Lights sure has a lot going for it. The design can be retrofitted to any board and the onboard accelerometer can activate “Brake lights”
Ekick Torpedo Skateboard Safety Lights
Toronto, ON: Skate Invader Nuss with great coverage of the 2014 Toronto board Meeting weekend.
Skate Invaders // Toronto Board Meeting 2014
Peyragudes, Hautes-Pyrénées, France: Mini recap of the IDF’ Peyragudes Never Dies 2014 captured by the lens of Freegun.
Peyragudes Never Dies 2014 Downhill Racing | Freegun
Seismic release their LokTon Griptape with patterned holes. Sharper, Tougher, Grippier and with hole patterns.
Seismic introduces LokTon High Performance Griptape
Polička, Czech Republic: And now a look at a discipline we wished we had more coverage of on longboardism. Check out what went down at this year’s ISSA World Championships
ISSA WORLD Skate ´n´ roll Polička 2014 | 3Heads Recap
Adelaide, South Australia: Rayne’s Dani Hawes and Michael Bowditch ripping
Daniel Hawes and Michael Bowditch in Blinky Bill and Flap the Platypus’ Downhill Dalliance
Almost one year since the first trailer, LGC releases a new one of their yet to be released movie Open. Ladies at their best.
Open 2nd Trailer | An update one year later
Talegong, Garut – West Java INDONESIA: Another Longboard Event that unite Asia Longboard Scene
Talegong Longboard Festival 2014 – FULL RECAP
One week after Liam morgan, it is now turn for James – The American Dream- Kelly to show you what he’s made of on his new pro model deck for Arbor skateboard
James Kelly – Burn It Down | Arbor Pro-model release video
Pala, CA: With a top speed of 69mph reached this year by Mike Fitter on a track that claimed many casualties, Angie’s curve is makiing a name for itself a one of the most technical and challenging on the circuit
Angie’s Curves 2014 coverage by Accent Media Labs
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