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Culver City, CA: Orangatang officially announces their new wheel ,
. More details from Cali about the new centre set wheels set to be released Thurday Feb. 2nd
Orangatang Balut set to release worldwide February 2nd
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
The buzz is all about the New Otang Balut but let’s not forget the Volante. The new Checkerwheels come in at 68mm in diameter and 82a hardness and is a collaboration between Caliber trucks & Comet Skateboards. MuirSkate has the review
[Test Runs] Volante “Checker” Longboard Wheel
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
New Orangatang Balut Wheels | Words on the street is that Otang new wheel will be a 72.5mm, 86a and 80a duros. Neat to see them picking a Pinoy delicacy as name. If you don’t know what balut means, you’re in for a surprise
New Orangatang Balut Wheels
Arbor Skateboards: Get Elevated Tour Episode 5 | This brings the 2011 Arbor Skateboards Get Elevated tour to an end. Plus and exclusive interview on Wheelbase
Arbor Skateboards: Get Elevated Tour Episode 5
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
Texas: Final stop of Landyachtz Longboards University Tour 2011 in Texas where Eh teamsters check out the scene in Dallas, Austin, Waco and San Antonio
Landyachtz Longboards – University Tour 2011- Part 5
Seattle, WA: Dan Couch reps the NEW 78a Divine City Slashers and the upcoming P-40 Warhawk from Five Mile like a boss. We also like the intro tribute to the Devil’s toy classic.
Dan Couch vs. The Streets of Seattle
Tucson & Phoenix, AZ : After 3 episodes in California the fourth take the Landyachtz University Tour to Arizona. The next episode will be Texas…Hold on; did we skip New Mexico?
Landyachtz Longboards – University Tour 2011- Part 4
Culver City, CA: Right in time for shredmas Loaded’s second round of race gloves is out. The new gloves featured a new larger repositioned reflective section ensuring high visibility in low lights.
New Loaded Race Gloves v.2
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
Rayne Longboards welcomes long distance pusher Aaron Enevoldsen to the staff lit. The longtrek hero will be focusing his energy on the Southern half of our Global community and Push Culture.
Rayne Longboards Welcomes Señor Aaron Enevoldsen
Los Angeles, CA: The Eh Team is still spreading the stoke as part of Landyachtz University Tour. They’re now at part 3 of their adventures and still in California.
Landyachtz Longboards – University Tour 2011- Part 3
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
Nelson/O-tang team rider Jonathan Douglas took a trip out to the East Coast for some serious shredding.
Jonathan Douglas Visits the Beast Coast | Nelson Longboards
Triple Eight Announces Spring 2012 Release of new Downhill Longboarding Gear including T8-Racer Downhill Longboard Helmet and slide glove. The Helmet will retail for $299.99.
Triple Eight Announces Spring 2012 Release of new Downhill Longboarding Gear
Quebec, QC: 2 downhill videos from our friends in Quebec featuring some of the province’s best riders on Quebec based Restless Boards decks.
Downhill in the Falls of Quebec
Lush longboard has designed their own drop-through mount for maximum compatibility. This new pattern will pretty much fit any of the major trucks out there and to top it up it allowa for adjustable wheelbase. Neat innovation.
Drop Through decks with Adjustable Wheelbase | Lush Longboard
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
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