Tag: skateboards

Skate to Escape wraps up 2018 with some Double Trouble

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”

Pushing Towards Redemption

Carver Skateboards is proud to host another year of The 9th Annual Gun Buyback in association with Longboarding for Peace and the San Diego Police Department on 16th December 2017 from 8:30 AM – 1:00 PM at 6020 Akins Ave, San Diego, CA 92114.

Their “Pushing Towards Redemption” video makes for thoughtful viewing, take a moment to view and read the story. Continue reading “Pushing Towards Redemption”

Lords of the Swords – Edition #8

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Lords of the Swords is the Uk’s #1 amateur skateboard filming event.  Luke Mac Duke tells us a bit about it … 

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Handmade in the UK Series – The Jungleboard Story

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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:

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Tubesday featuring ‘Catch Up’

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One from the archives – ‘Catch Up’ – A Longboarding Montage. Filmed & Edited by Alexander Hurst.

“A compilation of longboarding clips, filmed entirely for the fun of it … oh, and also the title pun – apologies.  Enjoy.”

Featured riders: Mathew Turrell, Tom Buck, Louis Smallwood, Eddie Goldsack, James Ashington.

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Handmade In The UK Series – Bash’s Speed Shop

Our second instalment of Handmade in the UK, this time featuring the upcycled, reclaimed and earth friendly boards by Bash in Bournemouth.

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