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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”

Freeride Tenerife : Arico-El Bueno 2017

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.

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Open Hearted – New Far Academy Initiative

Mike Vallely, Kristian Svitak, and Joey Jett from Street Plant will be visiting our shores in a couple of weeks to support a new initiative launched by the fine people at The FAR Academy.

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.

Find out more here, and don’t forget to register if you fancy popping by to meet them.

 

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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Tubesday featuring Blue Pearl Surfing

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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.

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Tregaron Freeride 2017

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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…

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