And there I rode. It was about 10:30 in the morning when I sat in my car thinking to myself: “Let’s do this!” RACE DAY, an event organized by Thomas Slager, has come upon us. It was the 27th of September. At about eleven in the morning I was the first to arrive at theContinue reading “Race – RACE DAY”
Have you ever had the urge to skatefurther? How about 69,000km further? Well Jay and Iain are off on an adventure and will probably be skating past you! The world is upside down and there is war going on everywhere…Racism and pointlessness is growing. And we don’t fit in anymore.. One day when you wakeContinue reading “Journey- CROSSboarders”
We didn’t really know where to file this one; Rider Profile? Gatherings? Just plain awesomeness? We went for ‘Scene’. Yuri got in contact because he wanted to let the distance skating world know about what is going on in Brazil. Here is his story. Hi, my name is Yuri Santos and I’m the creator and organiserContinue reading “Scene – LDP Rio”
A citywide scavenger hunt on skateboards? 6 confirmed teams and what look to be a super fun day. You can keep up to date on the The Hunt Facebook page and by following Chicago Push Races on Twitter.
Some girls, some skateboards, just a nice day…
Last weekend a push race was organised in the French town of Grenoble by La Familia. In the end the race was 13 km with each rider leaving 30 seconds after the first to ensure that everyone had an equal chance of a good start on the narrow track. Here are the results: 1 Thib:Continue reading “Familia Winter Challenge : 2 stage (Long distance pushing)”
What a year! The last Adrenalina Skateboard Marathon of the World Tour ends with the two racers of the year holding hands across the line to tie 1st place. Paul Kent and Jeffery Vyian have dominated the racing season and split the 1st and second place prize money . More pics and info to come.
CHICAGO LONGBOARD SOCIETY PRESENTS: THE BIG SCARY PUSH! Chicago, Illinois – Chicago Longboard Society is pushing head first in to the world of Long Distance Push Races with character. Literally, with characters – The Big Scary Push is a Halloween themed 8.8 mile costume push race through Chicago’s Humbolt Park. The race is happening onContinue reading “Big Scary Push”
3rd place finisher in this years Broadway Bomb Katie Fry hits up Skatefurther with an exclusive write-up! Katie is sponsored by the wonderful Holesom Longboards. The most anticipated event of the NYC Push Scene was held with a record breaking number of participants estimated around 1,500. Starting at 116th street in Harlem, skaters pushed downContinue reading “Interview – Broadway Bomb by Katie Fry”
Ever wondered what 700 or so longboarders looks like?