Day 1 of the first long distance skate race ever to be held is over. 36 and a bit miles in 80+ heat. Racing at 15mph. Top three: Paul Kent 2:27:15 Jeff Vyain 2:28:54 Joshua Rosenthal 2:40:13 pic taken by Jeff. PK moving out in front. Our Skatefurther team USA man on the ground isContinue reading “The Chief Ladiga Silver Comet Sk8 Challenge 2011 – Day 1”
Category Archives: Gatherings
Longboard Expo 2011.
This one cannot pass Skatefurther readers by without a big mention. Next Friday, March 11th, sees 32 of Longboarding’s most influential vendors congregating upon New York’s Lower East Side. The 2011 Longboard Expo is coinciding with Concrete Waves Award Ceremony and followed the next day by the ‘Warriors’ Push race. PushCulture.com will be streaming theContinue reading “Longboard Expo 2011.”
Can you dig it?
This is going to be epic! 27 miles behind enemy lines, between you and safety stand 20,000 cops, 50,000 taxi cabs, 10,000 hipster bikers, crackheads, road kill and full on traffic. The Mission: Skate from the Bronx to Coney Island with your crew in less than 2 hours 3 minutes, Warriors Race 2010 winning time.Continue reading “Can you dig it?”
Sk8 Challenge 2011
Our man on the ground in the US, Marion has been super busy, and we are proud to introduce the first long distance skateboarding stage race ever to be held. The 184 mile Chief Ladiga Silver Comet Sk8 Challenge 2011 is planned and ready for sign-up! Designed on the same platform as a bicycle stageContinue reading “Sk8 Challenge 2011”
It seems like yesterday that we were all getting over the hugeness of the first Adrenalina Skateboard Marathon. Well they’ve only gone and announced round 2. San Diego: March 12, 2011 at Qualcomm Stadium. The last event saw racers from across the globe competing for the $10,000 first place prize. You can keep up toContinue reading “Adrenalina”
Shaperow wins Broadway Bomb
Mark Shaperow beat off over 400 riders to cross the line first in this years Broadway Bomb. First woman across the line was Sara Paulshock. For all those making the journey to Florida for the Adrenalina Skateboard Marathon – Beware, Mark is registered to skate! Our good friends at Push Culture were there in forceContinue reading “Shaperow wins Broadway Bomb”
Push for the Cure 2010
Toronto Boardmeeting 2010
Here at skatefurther we are very proud to be an active part of the longboarding scene the world over. If we are not at an event, we know someone who is. Last weekend’s Boardmeeting in Toronto saw over 400 longboarders dressed in their finest take over the Canadian city. We had good friend of SkatefurtherContinue reading “Toronto Boardmeeting 2010”
It’s board meeting time
We’re not talking stuffy rooms full of people blah-blahing but we are talking suits, oh yeah and longboards too. This weekend sees the 2010 edition of the now infamous Toronto Board Meeting. The format is pretty simple, a cruise around the city of Toronto, followed by a block party in a rented parking lot. LastContinue reading “It’s board meeting time”