Gavin 'getoutandpush' recently joined up on the SkateFurther forum and introduced himself and his budget board in the Reader's Rides thread How can I get a decent distance setup for an extremely low budget?
We all have our goals, and Skatefurther ambassador Marco Heinen (@boozy) had a special one in 2016. After conquering Cancer in 2014 he competed in his first real long-distance Event at the 2015 Dutch Ultrakate in Spaarndam/NL and achieved 100miles. Just 4 weeks later, he was struck by a car, getting forced into a wheelchair … Continue reading Forum – 10 things you learn while skating an Ultraskate
A really great video popped up on the Skatefurther Facebook page recently. A Short video about a trip around the island of Texel by Jan van Thoor. About a 60k push, all the way around the island of Texel, off the coast of Holland. Some of the most amazing roads, really an awesome place to … Continue reading Forum – Longboard Texel
So you are keen on a journey? Got yourself a bucket list of somewhere you want to skate? What are you looking for - views, challenging terrain, freedom camping, different activities and culture? Maybe a good pub or two? Nova Scotia is somewhere that has been on our radar for some time. It offers a … Continue reading Destination – Nova Scotia
We have been keeping an eye on Poland and their Push or Die push team for a while now. The blossoming distance scene there has been supported in part by Exile MFG who have been making brackets that adorn many European setups. Their new 0° rear, the 'Insania' will be available from the Exile website http://www.exilemfg.eu. You … Continue reading Product – Exile Insania