Monthly Archives: August 2012
Author's note:My name is Kevin Chang and I attend the Art Center College of Design as a Product Design major. My motivation to design a helmet for downhill skating was due to a friend who suffered a hematoma after a fall. My hope is that Tektonic will be a step forward in offering greater effectiveness when it comes to longboarding protective gear. Although there are still many details to pan out with the product itself, I believe there is potential to take a lot of the ideas behind T
Howdy folks, I am about to leave for a distance skate trip in China and thought it might be a good time to update you all on some of the key gear I will be taking with me. This is the gear for the 2012 China Trip; I have not included all the gear just some of the main items. To learn more about my trips check out, whoisadamcolton.com GEAR VIDEO T
"This time around were looking at Loadeds newest addition to its family, the Dervish Sama. Taking the place of (can you guess?) the Dervish in the Loaded Boards lineup, the Dervish Sama keeps many of the familiar characteristics of its predecesor but adds a few much appreciated tweaks where youd want them most..." To read the full article, visit the link below! Skate the East Review: Loaded Dervish Sama
- [Text by tamarapraderskates.ch] All the way across Italy, through France into the heart of the Pyrénées. Trivial Pursuit, beers, snacks, books and a pillow didn't make the ride any shorter...we dreamed about more of the awesome Swiss mountain pass & gondola run session we had the day before and John, driver for this section, did a great job getting us to Péyragudes in time to pick up our apartment.