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Whistler, BC: Things are shaping up great for Jimmy – Rad Train – Riha do do a repeat of his last year’s win at the Whistler Longboard Festival. The Californian qualified first with the best time ahead of Canadian Patrick Switzer.
Jimmy Riha Set to repeat his performance at Whistler Longboard Fest 2014
Montreal, QC: A doozy of an event is shaping up at Montreal Olympic park on July 20. Rollin present the SlalomCross 2014. Slalom with extra balls.
Rollin Presents the SlalomCross 2014 – 375m of adrenaline
Barcelona, Spain: In what appears to be a backward move, Extreme Barcelona Longboard race organizers are taking the heat from the LGC for NOT allowing women to compete. We say if they got the skills, let them race. Read on and give us your thoughts.
The political cynicism about women’s equality in sports | Longboard Girls Crew
Franschhoek, South Africa: Second episode of #skateandexplore and the crew heads to the mountains of Franschhoek east of Cape Town to get some long bombs, then further north to an abandoned road with killer cats eyes.
Skate & Explore South Africa Episode 2 | Landyachtz
Colorado, USA: Elliot Newey drops into one of Colorado’s most infamously dangerous mountain bombs.
Elliot Newey Raw Run | Sanctum
Voss, Norway: Enjoy the scenery as Jorge Pernes and the local Vikings tackle this gnarly 18% gradeint hill.
Burn Out with Jorge Pernes
Summerland, BC: Igf you thought last year’s GHF was huge, this year announces itself to be even better with 6 days of freeride split between Groms and 19+
Get ready for Giants Head Freeride 2014 | July 28-30 & August 2-4
Indonesia: A little bit of Longboard Indonesia scene, where we took most of the shots around Jakarta and Bandung.
Longboard Indonesia T.R.I.P
Cuesta Chacabuco, Los Andes, Chile: The guys at Openbox store sent us this neatly photographed video of their rider Chapa Santa Maria doing some downhill up high in the Andes.
Snow Session – Chapa Santa Maria | Openbox store
Goldendale, WA: Curious about how the finals in all the division went down at Maryhill? Look no further. The guys at Push Culture have it covered for you.
Maryhill Festival of Speed Finals – Turn by turn coverage by Push Culture
The Sector 9 2014 Downhill Division is now on sale at select retailers. For a quick comparison of wheelbase and size, head to Load of D#cks and and play around with the blue filter buttons
Sector 9 Downhill Division 2014 – Out Now
We would like to wish all of our fellow Canadians a Happy Canada Day
Happy Canada Day
In a move to bring precision technology to the masses, Caliber releases their Caliber II “Precision feel” cast trucks.
The Caliber II – Caliber Trucks new “Precision Feel” cast truck
Goldendale, WA: There will be no four-peat for Patrick Switzer who bows down to Rayne team mate Douglas Dalua while Elena Corrigall brings home the bacon for Canada with a repeat performance
2014 Maryhill FOS dominated by the foreign contingent.
Check Out My Rack Introduces the newest addition to the family: The Door Rack.
Over the Door Rack | Check Out My Rack
France: French downhill in south alpes! Amazing sunset and crazy Blackkross Team in action!
From Sky To Earth with Team Blackkkross
New Albany, Ohio & New York, NY: Clark Patrick, a team rider for Bustin Boards, Nordik Wheels, Surf-Rodz, and Boards on Nord skates in NYC and his home town New Albany, Ohio.
Clark Patrick – NYC on the YoFace39 and Boombox38
Santa Barbara, California, USA.: Wheelbase Mag’s first edit from the Keep On Tuckin Tour! The crew rolled through SB on their way up north toward Maryhill and Whistler.
Keep On Tuckin 2014: Santa Barbara | Wheelbase
Goldendale, WA: The qualifiers are over and the stage is set for the finals. Who will take the crown this year. The IDF has yesterday’s report and the list of who made if for Today’s final.
Maryhill Festival of Speed Day 4 Report – Who’s in the finals?
Águas de Lindóia, São Paulo, Brazil: This video shows a little about the technical hill that was the Second stage of the Brazilian Downhill Circuit [Gás Inflamável Speed Festival].
7 Curves – Gás Inflamável Speed Festival – Brazil Downhill Circuit
Drop Skate Shop
The Venom crew definitely keeping things gnarly even in the cold high altitude. First instalment of #altitudesicknesstour
Altitude Sickness Tour Part 1 | Venom
Goldendale, WA: The circus is back in town and the biggest DH show on earth is gearing up. The 2014 Maryhill Festival of Speed is back on and we found a couple of early footage for you from the first 2 days.
The 2014 Maryhill Festival of Speed – Early, Raw and Mic’d up
Skate X Shoot
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