Tag: speed

Harewood Gravity Games 2020

With the earlier lull in isolation rules, this year’s Haredown Gravity Games were able to go ahead, albeit with no spectators. We hear from organiser James Pickard and some of those taking part in the various disciplines:

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Street Sledge is Here!

We’ve seen the Street Sledge at a couple of events, we’ve seen the Facebook posts and a few videos, now the Sledge is on the shelves and ready for its customers. But what’s it all about?  Bodhi tells all.

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Velefique International Freeride 2017

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Pete Connolly – Fastest Guy on a Skateboard – New Guinness World Record!

The UK’s Pete Connolly is now the fastest guy on a skateboard – 91.17mph (146.73kph) and new Guinness World Record holder after completing this year’s L’Ultime Descente in Canada. We also hear from L’Ultime Decente first-timers Aaron Skippings, who reached just over 78mph (126.16kph) and Kami San (listen to our interview), who reached  76mph (123.85kph).

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Pick of the Day: Angie’s Curves

New IDF race out in the States, Angie’s Curves – Separating the men from the boys. The progression of longboarding will never slow down.

You got to put your faith in God, let your nuts hang… Try to keep full tuck and shoot the chicane and then do the highest speed pre-drifts most people have ever done… A LOT… Seriously, no disrespect to people who don’t want to do this… it’s gnarly.” – Zak Maytum

Raw Run: Angie’s Curves with Billy Meiners from SkateHouseMedia.com on Vimeo.