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New York, NY: Rumors regarding the death of hard wheel sliding have been greatly exaggerated. Nothing proves this more than the Sunday after the Broadway Bomb with the Earthwing’s hardwheel-only tech slide jam.
Broadway Bomb 2011 Tech Slide Jam
Bogotá, Colombia: On the 17th of September was the third version of the well known Slide Jam Slam organized by Longboard Colombia. Nice to see the community growing year by year.
Bogota Slide Jam 3
Cathlamet, WA: Robin Robskey McGuirk of Eastsie Longboards has a great writeup with photos of what went down at the
Cathlamet Downhill Corrall 2011
, one of the most versatile skateboard event around.
Skate Trip Update: Cathlamet Downhill Corral 2011 | Eastside Longboards
São Paulo, Brazil: Some great downhill slide coming from the Ladeira da Morte 2011(Hills of death) showcasing the Curva Dehill Crew. Edit: Fernando yuppie
Downhill tech-slide: Ladeira da Morte (Hills of death)
Bogota, Colombia: While we wait for the official video of the Festival de la Bajada 2011 to be released, here’s a compilation of various segment done by the local media on the event. Also if you haven’t seen last years vid check it out
Festival de la bajada 2011 | Local Media Coverage
New York, NY: PC News wraps up the Broadway Bomb with two slide events on Sunday. Uncle Funky’s Slide Jam and the Earthwing’s Tech slide Jam. Interviews with Cliff Coleman, Jeff Budro and Wheelbase’s Marcus Bandy
PC News: Broadway Bomb Weekend Part 2 – Slide Jammin
New York, NY: Cameron K. came out for the Broadway Bomb Weekend and shot some pre-game techsliding footy at a local spot… Featuring some epic riders including Steve Kong, Adam Auger,Sergio Yuppieand CLIFF COLEMAN.
Tech Slides and Stickers*
Moon Mtn, OR: Riders from as far as San Diego, Vancouver and Boston, MA came out to shred Boomtown’s 3rd event of the season featuring a “Gnar” Slalom Race and Slide Jam with 67 riders. Part 2 out now.
Boomtown Freeride 3 – Slalom Race and Slide Jam Part 2
Sydney,Australia: After spending 6 month abroad shredding the gnar with different crews, Hopkin’s Gabriel Gwynne is back home and to celebrate the locals threw him a slide jam.
Sessions: Gabe’s Slide Jam | SkateHouseMedia
New York, NY: Broadway Bomb Technical Slide Jam 2011 . Reports of the demise of hardwheel sliding have been greatly exaggerated :)Event spearheaded by Steve Kong from EW, Cliff Coleman, Sergio Yuppie, Brian Dencklau
Broadway Bomb Technical Slide Jam 2011
Loaded has launched their new freeride glove. The V6 has been totally overhauled to make it lighter and Updated with non-articulated thumbs for less chance of drag, synthetic suede palms and ergonomic finger shapes for better fit.
the new Loaded Freeride Gloves v6 are out
Like seriously, when was the last time punk rock was on a longboarding vid? This takes me back, old school style. – Tech sliding with Loaded Ambassador Gina Mendez in Panama
Wheel splash with Gina Mendez
London, UK: We didn’t get much summer in London so boy were we pleased when we found out mother nature had saved it all for our slide comp on 01/10/11!
Slide Comp CPP | Londoners make the most of the sunny day
Here’s the latest from Mark Short. Can’t believe how hard he still goes. He’s on his way to Brasil for some skating with the Yuppies and co for a while, so we should have some rad edits from there soon too.
Moon Mtn, OR: Riders from as far as San Diego, Vancouver and Boston, MA came out to shred Boomtown’s 3rd event of the season featuring a “Gnar” Slalom Race and Slide Jam with 67 riders.
Boomtown Freeride 3 – Slalom Race and Slide Jam Part 1
Cathlamet, WA: BoomTown’s Loaded Ambassadors come back with their edit of on of the many events of the Cathlamet Downhill Corrall 2011, the slide jam.
Cathlamet Slide Jam 2011 | BoomTown’s edit
Brazil: Fernando may be making waves in Cali but here’s couple videos of Sergio and his other son Sergio Junior showing that tech slide is a family affair.
The Yuppie Family taking over the GRN TM
Cermeño, Panama: Cermeño Downhill Contest Panama hosted by Loaded Ambassador Gina Mendez and friends.
Cermeño Downhill Contest Panama hosted by Gina Mendez
Mallorca, Spain: Another video of the 3rd Flatspot Series Slide Jam organized by Beyond 1976 Boardshop
3rd Flat Spot Series by B’76 | Loveboard’s edit
Hamden, CT: The 2011 Ham Jam. Lots of great skaters from the TriState area came out to showcase their free riding skills. The event started out on a 12% grade hill, however ended up on a backup hill
Connecticut’s Ham Jam 2011
On a Rain Day M.I.L.F gets wet. The guys from the Marquette Informal Longboarding Foundation making the most of a rainy day. Less steep, more slide
On a Rain Day M.I.L.F gets wet
Cathlamet, WA: Awesome photos coverage by Aaron Breetwor of the
Cathlamet Downhill Corrall
that just went down last weekend. slide comp, sidewalk slalom, boardercross, downhill race and lots of kickers everywhere.
Cathlamet Downhill Corral 2011 coverage by Skate[Slate]
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