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Report: Driver punches Audi, drinks a beer, flees police on skateboard – wreg.com

Friday, August 25, 2017

Audi A5 (FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images) Audi A5 (FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images) MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Police say a man was taken into custody after allegedly punching an Audi, then drinking a beer in front of officers and fleeing on a skateboard. According to a police report, the victim was driving an Audi A5 northbound on North Evergreen near Poplar Avenue when the suspect pulled out of a private drive and blocked his…

The Huger Tech Racer electric skateboard proves fast doesn’t mean first place – TechCrunch

Friday, August 25, 2017

The pursuit of finding the best electric skateboard continues, with a startup based out of Orange County, California called Huger Tech. The board in question, named the Racer, is supposed to be the most bang for your buck, but with better performance than the two current leading electric skateboards — the Boosted Board and Inboard. However, on the streets of Manhattan, the gap between the Racer and the other boards is…

Jacob Sartorius Releases New Single ‘Skateboard’ – Listen! – Just Jared Jr.

Friday, August 25, 2017

Just a month after his latest release, “Hit Me Back,” Jacob Sartorius is dropping new music again! The 14-year-old singer and social media star took to Twitter and Instagram yesterday (August 24) to announce his song release at midnight for “Skateboard.” “I’m gonna ride this skateboard down the block/Forget my problems when I reach the top,” Jacob sings. His lyric video for the new song is dropping soon and his…

Exway’s smart X1 skateboard will help riders of all levels beat the traffic – Digital Trends

Friday, August 25, 2017

Looking for a better way to commute? Do it with the Exway X1 skateboard, one of the more affordable smart skateboards on the market. Don’t worry, parents — skateboarding has never been quite so smart. Meet the Exway X1, described as the most intelligent skateboard to hit the pavement. This lightweight and easy-to-handle board may be just what you need to avoid traffic on weekdays, and relieve some stress on…

The Huger Tech Racer electric skateboard proves fast doesn’t mean first place – TechCrunch

Friday, August 25, 2017

The pursuit of finding the best electric skateboard continues, with a startup based out of Orange County, California called Huger Tech. The board in question, named the Racer, is supposed to be the most bang for your buck, but with better performance than the two current leading electric skateboards — the Boosted Board and Inboard. However, on the streets of Manhattan, the gap between the Racer and the other boards is…

Greenlake’s ‘Duck Island’ skateboard park removed | KUOW News … – KUOW News and Information

Friday, August 25, 2017

Crews with Seattle Parks and Recreation are dismantling an unauthorized skate park on Duck Island in Greenlake this week. The large concrete bowl was built by a group of skateboard fans in response to a do-it-yourself contest from Nike and TransWorld Skateboarding. Kelly Brown with Seattle Parks said building the illegal skate park destroyed a lot of vegetation on Duck Island, which until now, the city had considered an unofficial…

Greenlake’s ‘Duck Island’ skateboard park removed – KUOW News and Information

Friday, August 25, 2017

Crews with Seattle Parks and Recreation are dismantling an unauthorized skate park on Duck Island in Greenlake this week. The large concrete bowl was built by a group of skateboard fans in response to a do-it-yourself contest from Nike and TransWorld Skateboarding. Kelly Brown with Seattle Parks said building the illegal skate park destroyed a lot of vegetation on Duck Island, which until now, the city had considered an unofficial…

Concert doubles funds for skateboard park – Southwest Times

Thursday, August 24, 2017

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com A concert held at YMCA of Pulaski County Saturday night doubled funds raised to either repair Pulaski’s existing skateboard park — or possibly even help build a new one. Five-dollar admission fees to Hometown Heroes Fest raised $750 for the cause, and another $260 was added through donations collected at the event, YMCA Executive Director Allison Hunter said. The concert featured more…

Kodak teams up on branding deal with skateboard company | WXXI … – WXXI News

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Kodak is teaming up with a California skateboard company.  The Rochester company is working with Girl Skateboard Co. on a new product line centered around the Kodak brand. The new collection includes skateboards, wheels and apparel featuring Kodak color schemes, film stocks, and logos mixed with the Girl Skateboard company’s logo and branding. “The Kodak brand continues to resonate with people across the world,” said Brian Cruz, Vice-President and General…

I-Ride is a compact electric skateboard that fits in a backpack – Digital Trends

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Commuting with an electric skateboard can come with its own set of problems. I-Ride’s compact design and lengthy range offer great convenience. For city commuters, the slowest part of traveling is getting through the city blocks. No matter how fast the train or car, the last few blocks are slowed to a crawl when walking within the city. To speed things up, compact transportation like an I-Ride electric skateboard provides…

The Huger Tech Racer electric skateboard proves fast doesn’t mean first place – TechCrunch

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

The pursuit of finding the best electric skateboard continues, with a startup based out of Orange County, California called Huger Tech. The board in question, named the Racer, is supposed to be the most bang for your buck, but with better performance than the two current leading electric skateboards — the Boosted Board and Inboard. However, on the streets of Manhattan, the gap between the Racer and the other boards is…

The Huger Tech Racer electric skateboard proves fast doesn’t mean … – TechCrunch

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

The pursuit of finding the best electric skateboard continues, with a startup based out of Orange County, California called Huger Tech. The board in question, named the Racer, is supposed to be the most bang for your buck, but with better performance than the two current leading electric skateboards — the Boosted Board and Inboard. However, on the streets of Manhattan, the gap between the Racer and the other boards is…

The Huger Tech Racer electric skateboard proves fast doesn’t mean … – TechCrunch

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

The pursuit of finding the best electric skateboard continues, with a startup based out of Orange County, California called Huger Tech. The board in question, named the Racer, is supposed to be the most bang for your buck, but with better performance than the two current leading electric skateboards — the Boosted Board and Inboard. However, on the streets of Manhattan, the gap between the Racer and the other boards is…

Selfies: Shafer attempts skateboard speed record – Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Vaughn Shafer is an adrenaline junkie who holds the world record for fastest recorded speed on a motorized skateboard. Shafer’s passion for skateboarding started at 13, when he built his first custom skateboard in his high school woodshop class. After spending a number of years working as a stunt man in Hollywood, he returned to his love of skateboarding. He built his first motorized skateboard with hopes of making…

The Huger Tech Racer electric skateboard proves fast doesn’t mean … – TechCrunch

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

The pursuit of finding the best electric skateboard continues, with a startup based out of Orange County, California called Huger Tech. The board in question, named the Racer, is supposed to be the most bang for your buck, but with better performance than the two current leading electric skateboards — the Boosted Board and Inboard. However, on the streets of Manhattan, the gap between the Racer and the other boards is…

MIKE PATTON Is ‘Getting Stitched Up’ After Suffering ‘Bad Wipeout’ On Skateboard; DEAD CROSS To Play LA Tonight – BLABBERMOUTH.NET

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

DEAD CROSS, the Southern California outfit featuring drummer Dave Lombardo (ex-SLAYER, SUICIDAL TENDENCIES, MISFITS) and singer Mike Patton (FAITH NO MORE), will play at El Rey theater in Los Angeles tonight (Tuesday, August 22). The show is a make-up date for last night’s DEAD CROSS concert, which was canceled at the last minute after Patton was involved in a “minor accident.” According to DEAD CROSS‘s publicist, “Patton is okay. He…

The Huger Tech Racer electric skateboard proves fast doesn’t mean … – TechCrunch

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

The pursuit of finding the best electric skateboard continues, with a startup based out of Orange County, California called Huger Tech. The board in question, named the Racer, is supposed to be the most bang for your buck, but with better performance than the two current leading electric skateboards — the Boosted Board and Inboard. However, on the streets of Manhattan, the gap between the Racer and the other boards is…

MIKE PATTON Is ‘Getting Stitched Up’ After Suffering ‘Bad Wipeout’ On Skateboard; DEAD CROSS To Play LA Tonight – BLABBERMOUTH.NET

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

DEAD CROSS, the Southern California outfit featuring drummer Dave Lombardo (ex-SLAYER, SUICIDAL TENDENCIES, MISFITS) and singer Mike Patton (FAITH NO MORE), will play at El Rey theater in Los Angeles tonight (Tuesday, August 22). The show is a make-up date for last night’s DEAD CROSS concert, which was canceled at the last minute after Patton was involved in a “minor accident.” According to DEAD CROSS‘s publicist, “Patton is okay. He…

Man on skateboard dies in southeast Las Vegas crash – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Monday, August 21, 2017

The Nevada Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash Monday morning in the southeast valley. Troopers responded about 5:20 a.m. to a crash near Boulder Highway and U.S. Highway 95 involving a Toyota Corolla and a man on a skateboard. The man on the skateboard was pronounced dead at the scene, according to NHP trooper Chelsea Stuenkel. The driver of the Toyota remained at the scene. Impairment is not suspected,…