Brazilian ripper Letícia Bufoni is a three-time X Games gold medallist who’s breaking down barriers in women’s skateboarding.
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Few racing sports are as raw as downhill longboarding. Charging down a steep asphalt road on a piece of wood (sometimes carbon fiber) and two pairs of small wheels, usually without protective leather clothing, is as hardcore as it gets.
Imagine standing on top of a mountain pass in the far South of Slovenia. You are 1000 meters above sea level and in the middle of brown bear country. A thin white line at the bottom of your feet is marking the start line, three riders, with full-face helmets covering their faces, standing next to you. Only two out of four will progress to the next round, but that does not matter now. You try to calm you thoughts and focus on what you are getting into.
Skateboarder Jake Phelps, the editor of Thrasher magazine, has died, the son of the founder of the publication told readers on Thursday night.
Phelps, who was 56, ran the San Francisco-based magazine dedicated to skateboarding and was famed among skateboarders and extreme sports fans for … More
Park Rips with Chris Gregson, Tristan Rennie, Riley Wiley, Conner Norris and Nolan Miskell at the Carmel Valley Park.