Board Member Spotlight

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Meet the Board: SkateIDSA’s James Peters

By |2018-10-17T11:32:49+00:00October 17th, 2018|Board Member Spotlight|

SkateIDSA’s Rule Committee Director, James Peters, on looking back at distance skateboarding, hosting a successful event, and the future of racing. Meet James Peters, if you haven't already. He's the godfather of LDP and the original 24-Hour Ultraskate host. To pinpoint the origin of LDP as the term we've come to use in our daily

Meet the Board: SkateIDSA’s Kaspar Heinrici

By |2018-10-09T22:56:11+00:00October 10th, 2018|Board Member Spotlight|

SkateIDSA's Resident Designer, Kaspar Heinrici, on making life work around skateboarding, what makes a great event, and how SkateIDSA functions best. Meet Kaspar Heinrici. He's an insanely talented artist and definitely one of the fastest 1-mile skaters: in 2014, Kaspar broke the world record for the fastest 1-mile sprint on a skateboard, and that edge never

Meet the Board: SkateIDSA’s Andrew Andras

By |2018-09-27T13:00:22+00:00September 27th, 2018|Board Member Spotlight|

SkateIDSA's record-setting board member, Andrew Andras, on the growth of skateboarding, what makes an athlete, and his future in endurance sports. Meet Andrew Andras. He's the first human to ever push 300+ miles on his skateboard in 24 hours, a determined endurance athlete, an esteemed lieutenant for Miami-Dade Fire Rescue, an expert event host, a

Meet the Board: SkateIDSA’s Joner Strauss

By |2018-09-14T12:23:27+00:00September 14th, 2018|Board Member Spotlight|

SkateIDSA's President on skateboarding education, his next race, and where it all began. Meet Joner Strauss. He's not only the founder and current president of SkateIDSA, but infinitely more: he's an expert event organizer and an educational program designer in skateboarding for kids of all disciplines. Joner's been building pumptracks with Velosolutions for the last

Meet the Board: SkateIDSA’s Angela Menck Kuhn

By |2018-09-12T09:37:09+00:00September 12th, 2018|Board Member Spotlight|

SkateIDSA's newest board member Angela Menck Kuhn on expanding distance skateboarding, being an event host, and the value of racing. Meet Angela Menck Kuhn. She's the host with the most, and the Pacific Northwest's esteemed multi-tasker: taking on multiple responsibilities from event hosting, writing, marketing, fundraising, parenting, and being one of few SkateIDSA board members.