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[Jimmy Riha getting into the music biz and doing his thing in Michael Canitrot latest music video Young Forever]
Young Forever – Michael Canitrot feat. Jimmy “Rad Train” Riha
Silicon Valley Could Learn a Lot From Skater Culture. Just Not How to Be a Meritocracy – Article by Katherine Sierra for Wired
Silicon Valley Could Learn a Lot From Skater Culture…| WIRED
Head to Wheelbase Mag for video, 30 + photos, and a full write up captured by Steve Kong of the King of Kona, 2015
King of Kona, 2015 | The Wheelbase Mag Recap
In August Philipp Riebenstahl and Maurice Radon begin their adventure. Their Goal was to skate the volcanic island Iceland with their longboards.
From Coast Lines to Northernlights – Longboarding across Iceland
Neukirchen, Germany: This short by Alex Foerderer gives you low down from the riders themselves of what Almabtrieb and Skateboarding is all about.
Sector 9 Europe | Almabtrieb 2014
New York, NY: A community is only as strong as the people behind it. And for the longboard community this often translate to the local store.
Notes on Doing (NOD) – Uncle Funky’s Longboard Shop
Costa Rica: A video that skipped our radar when it was released. Get acquainted with LGC Costa Rica and polish up on your psanish
Get to know Longboard Girls Crew Costa Rica
When journalists writes a piece about longboarding, in the absence of original photography, they often rely on stock. but is this really us?
How stock photography portrays longboarding
Vancouver, BC: After years in the making, The Longboard Girls Crew have finally released their movie Open. Get your Free tickets for the North American Premiere in Vancouver tomorrow.
LGC Open North American Premiere Tuesday | Get Free Tickets
A good chunk of the the Eh Team travelled from Vancouver down to the states for a 2 week long trip to multiple skate spots including races at Pikes Peak and Angie’s Curve
Trappin’ Through America | Landyachtz
An entertaining continuation of the Venom team. In this episode we learn how almost all the teams shares the same taste as Sir Mix-a-lot.
Meet The Team Episode 3 | Venom
Cape Town, South Africa: A gem from the archive. It was aired on national programme FOKUS over 10 years back when DH was done on a pintail.
The first Cape Town outlaw downhill skating race circa 2003/4
A project that fell under our radar but definitely is worth checking out. Couple and familiar names are behind Downgrade Magazine.
Downgrade Magazine – collaborative effort of five photographers
Grabouw, South Africa: Recap of SAGRA’s High Rising 2014. Words canno express the awesomeness of this 12 minutes report by Successful Longboards
High Rising 2014 | Hillarious recap by Successful Longboards
The new trinity that are Arbor Skateboards, Caliber Truck Co and Blood Orange are soon to release a feature length documentary chronicling a year of travel with their top team riders.
Grade – Official Trailer | Arbor Skateboards and Caliber Truck Co, in association with Blood Orange
Montreal, QC, Canada: Stoney S Babe was all over Toronto Board Meeting stoking people out. Check his latest track – On My Longboard – highlighting clips from his adventure.
Stoney S. Babe – On My Longboard
New York, NY: Wheelbase came all teh way out to the beast coast to bring you this great coverage of this year’s Broadway Bomb. Photo, videos and more. go have a look
2014 Broadway Bomb Weekend, NYC | Wheelbase Magazine
Get an insight into what is the life of a downhill skateboarders with this video series by Venom. The team riders open up with little gems and snippets of their skate life.
Candid interview with the Venom team | Venom
New York, NY: The Village Voice with great coverage of the 2014 Broadway Bomb.
Skaters Bomb Broadway Despite Fear of NYPD Crackdown | The Village Voice
Lesotho: 13 downhill skaters went to Lesotho to go experience some of Africa’s best hills…this is the outcome! Part one covers day 1 and 2 of the trip.
Maluti Downhill Adventure – Part 1 | Exploring Africa – Lesotho
Surfing on grace, a feature lenght documentary about slalom skateboading, is in its final stage of production and just need that little extra nudge. Feat. Dave Hackett, Claude Reigner and Richy Carrasco
Surfer sur la grâce – Surfing on grace | Feature length documentary on slalom
Toronto, ON: Once a year the skaters of Toronto get together decked out in white dress shirts and ties to celebrate the freedom of skateboarding.
Toronto Board Meeting 2014 – Bombora
Skate X Shoot
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