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2013-12-05 23:27:39

Longboarders from around the world prepare to break the world record for 1 mile on the beach. Flagler Beach, FL (PRWEB) December 05, 2013 The sport of longboarding is coming to the beach for the start of 2014. For most, the start of new year is coronated with party hats and fireworks, but the city of Flagler Beach wants to be special. They’ve decided to host a longboarding skate vacation to kick off the new year on the beach. Records will be broken and people’s wills will be tested in...

2013-11-05 23:27:20

Art of Boxing Magazine founder and boxing expert Vinny Furlani announced that two-time world champion Tracy Patterson will now deliver professional boxing training advice in the iMag, debuting in the November issue, available October 31; Patterson will also be featured in two upcoming video series. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 Art of Boxing magazine revealed that the acclaimed Tracy Patterson, two-time, two-weight world champion, will now be a regular contributor to the iMag,...

2013-10-04 23:00:57

Canadian Paul Kent registered to skate Push in the Woods and the Centennial Push Race. Pacific Northwest (PRWEB) October 04, 2013 For years, the name Paul Kent has been synonymous with elite long-distance skating and now the International Distance Skateboard Association (IDSA) can confirm the longboarding legend will participate in both stops of the Pacific Northwest Tour. It has been a difficult year for Kent, due to family obligations, injury and unforeseen circumstances. It has...

2013-10-02 23:24:25

Electric drivetrain for longboards and skateboards reaches $20,000 in crowdsourced funding. West Lafayette, Ind. (PRWEB) October 02, 2013 Kickr, a detachable, electric drivetrain system engineered to fit any size longboard or skateboard, has surpassed its crowdfunding goal of $15,000 and earned more than $20,000 through KickStarter, an online crowdsourcing platform. The project was introduced to the public on September 18, 2013 and achieved its necessary funding goal in just seven days,...

2013-09-25 23:34:11

With the 2013 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships beginning in October, California-based independent game developer Selectsoft is delighted to announce the release of Gymnastics Girl, a new gymnastics-themed game for iOS and Android. Even non-gymnasts can have a chance at a gold medal by running, flipping and spinning off mats, balance beams, trampolines and vaults. San Mateo, CA (PRWEB) September 25, 2013 In advance of the 2013 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in October,...

2013-09-24 23:35:10

IDSA Pacific Northwest Tour to Feature Push in the Woods and the Centennial Trail Push Race Pacific Northwest (PRWEB) September 24, 2013 Since the inception of the sport just 3 short years ago, Distance Skateboarding finally comes home to what many call the hub of Longboarding, the Pacific Northwest. Two of the top Board shops in the country have agreed to Sponsor and Host both events on back to back weekends in October. When asked, Jonathan Strauss, founder of the International Distance...

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