For the third time in Italy, Piacenza Cycling Track will host an official IDSA LDP event. Sunday the 10th of May 2020 athletes and fans will test their resistance on Corso Europa circuit on board of their 4 wheels decks until covering a 42 (Marathon) or 21 (Half Marathon) kms distance. During the event: Skate [...]
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 [...]
This is the real deal, a legit mountain 100+ mile push! Starting at the top of Glenwood Canyon along the Colorado River, the course follows the Glenwood Canyon path as it twists and turns along the edge of the Colorado River for 15 miles before dropping racers into the town of Glenwood Springs. Racers stay [...]
The Skate Central Lakes Endurance Festival event is an all-out distance skateboarding race sanctioned by the IDSA. It entails 3 days of skateboarding over 200 miles on the Central Lakes and Lake Wobegon Trails that span 120 miles each way through 19 towns on a 14-foot wide, nearly-level paved greenway.
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 [...]
SkateIDSA’s 2017 Women’s Ultraskate world record setter on women in skateboarding, her goals for the future, and erasing limitations. Saskia Tromp is the biggest name is women's distance skateboarding: In 2017, she dominated the Dutch Ultraskate and not only broke the previous world record of 225 miles, but went on to set the bar especially [...]
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 [...]
SkateIDSA's 2017 Women's Overall Champion on the accessibility of distance skateboarding, her achievements, and women in the sport. Hope Jackson blasted into the distance skateboarding scene in 2017 with a monstrous victory in the PNW Race Series, encompassing The BendBeatdown, Push in the Woods, and Centennial Sk8 Fest. As a competitor in every race with [...]