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 secondContinue reading “Skate For Kids”

Salado Creek Push Race

Insanity Boardshop  – huge supporters of distance skating in the US – are hosting the The Salado Creek Push race Series in San Antonio, Texas on the 21st April. Shop owner Ehren is an active member of the distance community (read his great review on the Bern Allston Helmet here!) and it is great to seeContinue reading “Salado Creek Push Race”

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. SoContinue 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 theContinue 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 passionContinue 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 ourContinue 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 hisContinue reading “Journey – A Push To Remember”