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Coming January 2014, a documentary celebrating the godfather of slide. Passion and adversity, a Brazilian rags to riches story. This is the story of Sergio Yuppie.
Coming Soon: Sergio Yuppie – King of Downhill Slide | Abec 11
Lots of skate companies came and went but Santa Cruz has weathered every storm and make their mark in skateboarding history. The Berrics does a two part series on the company which this year is celebrating its 40th anniversary. Part 1 | Part 2
EST. ’73 SANTA CRUZ – 40th Anniversary | The Berrics
Kryptonics is making a comeback and all the “skate geezers” are celebrating. Check out the videos released so far and the cool ads made by the hardcore fan at Sa Ka Roulé
Kryptonics fever is catching on. You know they’re coming back right?
Z-Flex reunites team members from the past as well as fellow skaters of the 70’s to re-tell the ever-popular Dog Town story from the people that actually lived it.
Z.V.P. Z-Flex Skateboards Since 1976 | 2 part mini-documentary
Part 2 of the Comet “DCDC TOUR” with all of your Comet’s usual suspects.
Comet Skateboards // DCDC TOUR (Part 2)
Whether you are a pioneer or currently dominating the skate scene it all doesn’t matter. Mastering the loops of death is what matters. Caballero, Homoki and friend give it a shot.
Tony Hawk’s Loop of Death 2013 – Slams, Attempts and Makes | Ride
The amazing work of light painter/cinematographer Darren Pearson and his interpretation of ‘You’re never too old to skateboard’ right in time for halloween
Light Goes On by Darren Pearson
Australian skate authority Hopkin gives you the 100 “ultimate” commandement on getting sponsored. A great and at time funny read for y’all.
The ultimate cheat sheet to getting sponsored | Hopkin Skate Blog
Los Angeles, CA: eXBB is a celebrity judged contest where a battle of the bands meets extreme sports competition
eXtreme Band Battle, with celebrity judge Ray “Bones” Rodriguez, goes live on Indiegogo
Normally plazas around D.C.’s federal buildings are off-limits to skateboarders. But with the government shutdown, there are fewer police to keep them out.
Skateboarders See a (Kick)Flip Side to the Government Closing | WSJ.com
Surfboard Manufacturer Hydroflex is getting in to the world of skateboards and, with their patented 3D-Glassing™ Technology, you can expect light, strong & waterproof designs
Hydroflex – Hi-Tech Composite Skateboards is on its way
Montreal,QC: We still play longboard hockey up in Montreal! That truly Canadian twist on the sport that is Longboard Hockey
Montréal Skateboard Hockey League – Third Edition
Some sad new from the world of publishing. After 5 decades Skateboarder Magazine is shutting down. Find out more via our friends at Wheelbase.
After Five Decades, Skateboarder Magazine is Shutting Down | Wheelbase Mag
Do you control your skateboarding, or does it control you? A mildly entertaining group therapy session for skaters who ‘clothelines longboarders’
Antiheros Anonymous | Do you control your skateboarding, or does it control you?
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
San Francisco, CA: If you are in San Fran, go check out this cool exhibit dedicated to the science of skateboarding.
Exploratorium: The Science of Skateboarding | abc7news.com
Part 2 of a great collection of vintages Donruss Skateboard Stickers fromt he 70s by our French Caribbean friend at Sa ka Roulé. Af if you haven’t seen part 1 make sure you also check it out.
Blast from the past: Donruss Skateboard Stickers part 2
Serce.br plans unite the whole extreme world and record a full-length movie in one day by joining forces. See how you can participate
Serce.be wants to feature YOU and everyone else in their crowdsourced movie
INSTANT CLASSIC: Richie Jackson uncovers a classic footage from the 1970s that looks at the “history of skateboarding”. After years or cover up, the truth finally comes out.
Vintage 1970s Skateboard Documentary: The Amazing Richie Jackson Skateboard Show
Americas Finest News Source is at it again with this “in depth” long-term analysis of skateboarding activity at every skate park, public plaza, parking lot, and suburban cul-de-sac in the United States.
Nations Amateur Skateboarders Haven’t Landed Trick In 12 Years | The Onion
The Dinghy is back for 2013 with some heavy updates to make it one of the best all-around ripper out there.
The NEW 2013 Dinghy in 6 flavors | Landyachtz Longboards
Foz do Iguaçu, Brazil: Australian Jake ‘Brown made history by landing the world’s first backside 720 Ollie over the 65-foot gap in Big Air at X Games Foz do Iguacu
Jake Brown lands first ollie 720 in skate big air | X Games
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