SkateFurther Laura recently wrote a note on our Facebook page. Entitled ‘For the Love of The Demonseed’ it struck a nerve with many of us pushers. The demonseed is a true distance board. It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a distance skater in possession of a Rayne Demonseed must be in want of aContinue reading “Product Review – Rayne Demonseed”
The G|Bomb bracket has been used by distance skaters for a long time. Eric Lowell was pushing the design forward to help design the perfect hybrid Setup. Mark at G|Bomb has been continuously refining the design. Here’s the latest bracket design. You can see all the G|Bomb lineup over at gbomblongboards.com and keep up to dateContinue reading “Product Review – G|Bomb Longboards”
With Winter finally loosening it’s icy grip on the northern hemisphere, skaters of all kinds are starting to come out like a spring bloom to make the most first dry roads seen for a good while. March sees the first crop of distance events and with them many skaters will feel the need to startContinue reading “Distance training!”
Thanks to us winning a competition put on by the wonderful people at Enquire Design we got ourselves a new logo and some epic looking business cards. Worldwide team members will be getting a bunch in the mail to spread the good word that is skatefurther.
Goodwood saw yet another great longboard turn out this year. The headwinds were up again but the top 3 all finished under 2 hours. Forum member Tim (and designer of the rad PSD footstops) did a great write up of his take on the day in our forum. After around the 2nd lap, I wasContinue reading “Goodwood 2011”
Our second installment of the ‘From The Forum’ series is one from the Skatefurther archives. Back when skatefurther was formed the legend that is Eric Lowell was a regular poster. Eric is one of the most stoked on skating guys I know and was pivotal in the amazing work that has gone on with theContinue reading “From The Forum – Shredded Bushing”
Are here! We have hooked up with Spreadshirt and got a whole bunch for you! We have put up t-shirts with our rad new logo in various forms, forum member Len’s wicked rocket design and the classic Indigenous Industries designed graphic. Which, as you can see by the pictures below is only worn by distanceContinue reading “Info – Skatefurther T-shirts.”
Every month or so, we will be highlighting one of our forum threads that we think is worth sharing with you. ‘From The Forum’ might be a great thread about someones own trip, information about a race, a really good tip that is worth sharing or a review from one of our forum members. ThisContinue reading “From The Forum – LBL Pusher”
We here at skatefurther are super stoked about The Skateboarder’s Journal. ‘Lives on Board’ was a amazing book (buy it here) with loads of truly inspiring stories about skating in all its forms. There was a great section about distance skating and the promo video for ‘Be a founder of The Skateboarder’s Journal‘ features a fewContinue reading “Be a founder of The Skateboarder’s Journal”
Skatefurther’s team member Chris Vallender recently went and visted the Big Apple and wrote about his trip. Find out all about what he got up to and how he found the city on his blog. There are boards, wheels and other tasty snacks galore!