Skate For Kids

Jim Petersson  is about to begin another adventure! Jim (Mr. Jim!) is someone we have featured  here on skatefurther before. In 2010 he skated the 3000km trip from Chiang-Mai in the north of Thailand all the way down to Singapore. On 10th of May, Jim and two friends are going to skate around Sweden second biggest island, Öland. It is around 320km and they aim … Continue reading Skate For Kids

Event – The Bristol Board Meet

Last weekend saw the 8th Annual Bristol To Bath charity skate take place. This was the event that Skatefurther cut it’s teeth on and we are always stoked to see how big it has got. This year was about raising money for Clic Sargent – a charity that specializes in caring for children with cancer. So far this year’s event has raised over £1300. Visit the official … Continue reading Event – The Bristol Board Meet

Journey – Skate For Hope

Tobes Chapps is setting himself a goal of skateboarding across New Zealand to raise awareness about mental health issues with the hope of changing lives. Supported by some heavy hitters in the skateboard industry Tobes will be taking his Street Plant boards from Cape Reinga at the top of New Zealand to Bluff at the very bottom. Thats just over 2000km. I realised that i … Continue reading Journey – Skate For Hope

Journey – Push for Burundi

3 longboarders from Alberta decided they wanted to make a difference. So they longboard great distances to raise awareness and funds for Busiga, Burundi. Richard Charter, Jordan Smith, and Caleb Sinn are three young people who want to make a difference in the world. They all share a passion for longboarding, and through this passion they seek to make change. They board great distances to … Continue reading Journey – Push for Burundi

Journey – Skate To Escape.

Taken from the Skatefurther Forum. On the 5th July 2013 myself (Lewis Taylor) & Andy Denness will be longboarding 143 Miles going from Newcastle-Upon Tyne to Barrow-In-Furness. We are expecting it to take us 5 days averaging out at 30 miles per day. Scotty, a friend will be driving his classic mini, Rio to be our support car & will carry our overnight camping equipment with … Continue reading Journey – Skate To Escape.

Journey – A Push To Remember

This is important. We’re writing to let you know about “A Push To Remember – Skateboarding Across America to End Alzheimer’s“. Why are we pushing our skateboards across America? In October of 2013 my father, and Dylan’s grandfather, Jack Smith, passed away due to complications from Alzheimer’s Disease. We are making this push in his honor and to raise awareness and $100,000 in research funds … Continue reading Journey – A Push To Remember