Superstoker- Sanctioned Downhill and Freeriride 9/21/14

Photo: Valerie Lioudinouskova

Photo: Valerie Lioudinouskova

WHAT: 

  • 2 hours of Open Downhill
  • Maximum of four hours of racing
  • 4.5 hours of Freeride (at least)

WHEN:

Sunday, September 21st, 2014 10AM

Photo: Valerie Lioudinouskova

Photo: Valerie Lioudinouskova

WHERE:

Located in North Park, Fall River MA. Parking will be available on Highland Ave. which runs
next to North park, registration table will be visible from 712 Highland ave.

WHY:

The legacy of the…

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Matt Burke: Blue Sky Longboards

Matt Burke, founder of Blue Sky Longboards, located in Langhorne, Pennsylvania has been skating since before you were born. Active in the skate community since 1971, Matt has been heavily involved in skateboard related charity fundraising and has spent the last four years growing his board company with the help of his son Noah.

“Pushing Wood and Doin’ Good”- the motto of Blue Sky does exactly…

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Zach Viele: The Pucks

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Zach Viele, Team rider for Faceplant Boardriders and Wheelrz is 21 years old from Lake George, NY. He has been actively manufacturing his own slide pucks for almost 2 years now and has gained a tremendous following. “The Pucks”are created from UHMW polyurethane and are backed by some of the gnarliest team riders around including Mike Fitter, Dejaune Jones, Rob Wheeler, Justin Ellsworth, Cody…

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Metro Motions 78a Review

Metro is a skater owned company managed by none other than Buddy Carr. They offer four freeride wheels: the Motion, Links, Spyders and Micro Motions. I got the chance to get a hold of the set of 78a yellow Metro Motions to skate, and I can definitely say that they’re a killer wheel! I was able to skate them on a technical downhill run; smooth pavement; and some chundery, rough pavement, which…

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Video: Raw Run-Mike Girard

Mike Girard, A.K.A Dad, went real fast on his skateboard the other day, in fact, nearly triple the posted speed limit.

Spotted this dope old #VW while walking the #Highline with @stevescm earlier today. #nyc #cars #exotic #antiquecars (at The High Line)

But we don’t sound like this! Whyyyyyy?! 👎I did get a good laugh though. #westernma #massholes #Massachusetts #ma #newengland

Rob Wheeler: Faceplant Boardriders, Wheelerz, and Event Organizer

Rob Wheeler

Brothers Ricky and Rob Wheeler have been further progressing the longboard industry with Faceplant Boardriders, Wheelrz Wheels, and active involvement in hosting events. Passionately involved in skating, surfing, and snowboarding, these guys love to shred all types of terrain. Initially inspired by their passion for board sports, Ricky and Rob strive to get people stoked on shredding and to…

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Bethlehem Freeride Competition – 6/21

Bethlehem Freeride Competition

Following the Second Annual Skate for Peace Bethlehem, PA will play host to the Bethlehem Freeride Competition on June 21. After clear success from previously held events, Faceplant Boardriders brings you the 2nd stop on the Mid-Atlantic Freeride Series. With 100% approval from the Bethlehem community, the event will take place at High St. directly in the heart of northern Bethlehem.

Here’s your…

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#repost from my other account @skatetheeast_ of @elihealy and @mikeblackman MOBBING this run while filming for the @orangatangwheels review today. #longboarding #speed #gofast