How to push switch with Jeff

Jeff ‘Pantheon’ Vyain just pushed (!) out this great ‘How-to’ video on switch pushing. Jeff has been skating distance for years and Pantheon continues to design amazing distance skating boards. We’ve got some heavy breathing and some personal tips here from one of the dudes who know best. Switch pushing is essential if you’re going to go the distance. Here’s some advice on how to … Continue reading How to push switch with Jeff

Sandbox Classic 2.0 Helmet Review

SkateFurther Nat got himself and new helmet and wrote a review for the forum. I have worn a helmet for a long time – after many, many years of fighting the inner skateboarder in me. As I started skating distance the advantages of a peaked cap really stood out. The peak could shield your eyes or neck (if you wore it ‘backwards’) and somehow the … Continue reading Sandbox Classic 2.0 Helmet Review

Forum – 10 things you learn while skating an Ultraskate

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 for 6 months with multiple fractures in the leg. After … Continue reading Forum – 10 things you learn while skating an Ultraskate

Destination – Nova Scotia

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 huge range of distance skating options from quiet backroads to … Continue reading Destination – Nova Scotia