Tommy Hook, tackling the convoluted and lost art of sponsoring. A cultural critique that implores, insults, exasperates and asks '...Would you not rather be out skating?'
We asked Ben Stainer to gather up some photos and anecdotes from the week-long Longboard camp KNK Bear's Guts Freeride (Slovenia). We wanted to give those who know nothing about it a little glimpse into what spending a whole week camping out in the wilderness and hitting 100+ hairpins each day is like. In all honesty we really think you should go to KNK to really figure out what it's all about because this article is going to leave you with more question then answers. Strap in.
AOB - Area One Boards - Wheel Review - These guys are new to the UK and you'll be seeing a lot of them at events to come!
Skate to Escape’s Thrill Hill Freeride
''We’d been discussing doing an ‘Event’ for a while, having Thrill Hill close by and a drive to share this hill with others we thought we'd start off small.''
Meet the small UK wheel makers Slide Perfect and their two slidey wheels.
How did Longboard Mapp come into reality? Where did it start? What is it all about? It's free!?!
The great guys at Alternative Longboards sent us some boards to review.