Once again the unit that is Skate to Escape (featured blog on our site) did not fail the UKDH community when organising this weekend of skate. Continue reading “Double Trouble – UKDH at it’s Seasonal Best”
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”
Big Mountain Skate kicked off the first ever freeride event in Tenerife – Arico El Bueno Freeride – sponsored by Blue Tomato and presented by Kebbek Skateboards with riders from around the world gathering to take part and I was thrilled to be part of it.
Freddie Hanbury sent this in recently, well worth a watch …
We are welcoming Rocky Poole to our freelance contributor team with this encouraging word for anyone new to, or still thinking about, joining the skateboarding tribe.
We asked Canadian skater, Kurtis Dawe, for his review of this year’s Tregaron Freeride
Over the last couple of years, we’ve all seen the increase in the number of girls getting into skateboarding and longboarding. One Birmingham based organisation is doing their bit…
Featured previously here on Thrill, The FAR Academy are an alternative education provider and specialist teaching service which gives young people the opportunity to gain qualifications and a vision for their future through skateboarding.
With the International Day of Peace set for September 21st, it is no surprise that among the skateboarding community a couple of initiatives have begun. “Push for Peace” is a 600 mile journey being planned by four rookie long-pushers; Hassan, Aaron, Nabiel and Jaime – their previous ‘distance’ push was 15 miles.
Lords of the Swords is the Uk’s #1 amateur skateboard filming event. Luke Mac Duke tells us a bit about it …
Something for the bowlriders among us from the good people of YOW Surf. Team riders Yago and Iker were so in awe watching the Arnette team painting Sopelana’s beautiful bowl that when the art piece was finished, they went and surfed it, showing everybody that surfing doesn’t only happen in the sea.
On a recent trip to UK, Kurtis Dawe heard about the Tregaron Freeride, organised by Brianne Collective, and took advantage. Read the account of his first race here in the UK along with Team GB Streetluge and some Turtles…