We pick up our “Quick Pry” series of interviews with members of the UK skateboarding community with this recent conversation between LJ Leme and Bumpy (aka Arthur) Hales.Continue reading “A Quick Pry with Bumpy Hales”
Lookback Longboards began its journey over 2 years ago in Southsea, Portsmouth and was founded by Jacob Kennard and Xavier Stow, with camera and editing support from Jethro Large and Will Brewster.Continue reading “Lookback Longboards”
The last event on the BDSL calendar, Skate to Escape’s annual event, Double Trouble, has become a weekend in Cumbria not to be missed. This year, Aaron Skippings shares his story and we also hear from first-timer, Kinga Rumin. Continue reading “Skate to Escape wraps up 2018 with some Double Trouble”
It is not unusual for the surf and skate communities to cross over. I had seen these beautiful Frosties Longboards displayed in the Surf Trippers group and made a note to contact their creator, Simon Willis, to find out more when he beat me to it and dropped a line through to Thrill Magazine! Living only 20 minutes down the road, I hopped across to check out what Frosties Longboards had to offer. Continue reading “Frosties Longboards : Handmade in UK”
or Zen and the Art of Skateboarding – Jed Chapman brings us his tale of skate at last year’s VIF17 … Continue reading “Velefique International Freeride 2017”
Founded around three main passions: creativity, having fun outdoors and protecting our environment, Jungle Longboards creates beautiful handmade boards to order from locally available and sustainable wood. The Jungle Longboards story as told by creator Sam Simpson-Crew:
The Internationale Fachmesse für Sportartikel und Sportmode, more commonly referred to as ISPO, is the world’s largest trade fair for sporting goods and sportswear.
Mat Rossi (Team Rider with Landyachtz) reports back on all the goodies. Here’s what he saw …
Our fourth instalment of Handmade in the UK – Hamblin (Norfolk)
Our third instalment of Handmade in the UK with Hurtle Skateboards.
A.K.A. The Easy Peasy Super Smoothly Super Slowly Santa Cruisey. Longboarding for little hearts.
Another addition to the Raw Run series, we take a trip down a sweet spot in the Southwest with Aaron and Harrison. Remember to always stay in your lane when bombing open roads!
It's 4am and there is no sunlight. The car is packed and the roads are empty… Sunrise is looming and speed awaits, take a ride down the Kop with Pete.
Last weekend was the second Hog Hill event of the year, The Summer Swine Stomp. It looked like an awesome weekend featuring the 'Mini Moto Downhill Slalom' and the slide hill and it's resident kicker ramp. Check the event video from SkateLongboardsUK. (Harry Wilson)
Simply watch and be inspired.
Taking full advantage of the longer evening light, the Thrill Team and some friends headed up to the Lake District to skate some unchartered roads. Video by Sam Holding
Find out what happened on the trip in issue 7 of Thrill Magazine. Out on 12 May!
21/2/18 update: unfortunately we have lost the sound but you can always hum your own tune 🙂