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September 2020

Misfits Marathon 2020

By |2020-07-28T11:45:23-04:00September 5th, 2020|

The marathon is organized on a closed circuit. Times are registered using a timing system. There are facilities to shower, change clothing, drink and snack. We are open to all categories including SSUP and SSUP+. Awarded Categories are Push/Pump for Male, Female, Masters. REGISTER HERE

August 2020

04 Skate Manifesto

By |2020-08-29T11:20:01-04:00August 29th, 2020|

We speak with Kent Lingeveldt of Alpha Longboards. Kent is based in Cape Town, South Africa and is a life long skater, community activist, board shaper,  photographer, entrepreneur  and so much more. We had fun with this one and hope you enjoy. Thanks for listening. Apartheid history: Kent Lingeveldt contacts: Instagram: Kent Lingeveldt Facebook: Kent [...]

Hangzhou 8.5k/17k

By |2020-08-18T15:54:07-04:00August 22nd, 2020|

The event is organized by Jihe Gao and Nishan, an Hangzhou-based longboard shop. The event will be held on an 8.5km section of cycling trail along the riverside of Qiantang River, Hangzhou city, Zhejiang Province, China. The course is closed to motor vehicles, but it is not completely blocked. Two races which are 8.5 [...]

03 Mr. 500 Km

By |2020-08-15T14:30:47-04:00August 15th, 2020|

Rick Pronk! World Record holder, Mr. 500k, a gentleman AND a scholar. We had a really fun time with this one. Rick is a world class athlete and a stand up guy, he shares experiences and tips with us on what it takes to get through a (successful) world record attempt and gives us [...]

July 2020

02 Skate Across America!

By |2020-08-05T14:58:45-04:00July 31st, 2020|

In this episode we speak with Jack Smith, the first person known to have ridden a skateboard across the United States; the 1976 trip took 32 days and covered nearly 3,000 miles. Smith helped create the blueprint for SkateIDSA and has been at many of the most epic moments in skate history. This interview [...]

01 The History of the SkateIDSA

By |2020-07-17T13:41:37-04:00July 15th, 2020|

In this inaugural episode we interview two founders of the IDSA to hear the history of the organization and how we got to where we are toady. Both Andrew “La Máquina” Andras and Joner Strauss are well known figures in the sport having organized races for more than a decade. Andrew is a former [...]

January 2020

Ultraskate 2020

By |2019-08-02T17:49:48-04:00January 17th, 2020|

Hosted at the world famous Homestead-Miami Speedway in Miami, FL, this is the only Ultra event of its kind in the United States. Over the course of 24 hours, skaters will test their worth to skate as many miles as they can. Skate a little or skate a lot, the fun doesn’t stop until the clock does!

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September 2019

No Name Race

By |2019-03-25T15:22:11-04:00September 15th, 2019|

A serious sufferfest - The No Name Race - is a high altitude push race from Breckenridge to Copper Mountain and back along an insanely smooth and fun path. Totaling 32 miles, with 1,500' of elevation gain, all above 9,000' this is a true mountain push race. Plan on lots of pushing, some super sweet [...]

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Boardwalk Brawl in Atlantic City

By |2019-06-19T16:33:19-04:00September 6th, 2019|

Boardwalk Brawl September 6-8, 2019 $4000 Prize Money! SkateIDSA is proud to announce a 3 day event in Atlantic City at the Showboat Hotel. This 10 story Parking Garage event will feature 2 days of skate sessions for riding the garage, an Open Class Race for less experienced riders and a Pro Class Race for [...]

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