"The dead heat of summer is when we miss powdery tree runs the most. Blasting between trees at top speed was the adrenaline rush we were chasing that day - so we headed down to Prospect Park to see how...
We're always on the lookout for innovation, be it in design or materials. This one is all about materials and how a longboarder can apply his career craft to bring new materials and manufacturing processes to longboarding. The've got a speedboard and, by the way, they've got a brand new speed record...
The Stalk It Five85 Landspeed
Stalk It™ longboards are top-of-the-line performance skate boards that utilize CornBoard™ for the core of the decks. All Stalk It™ longboards are built with state of the art trucks, bearings, and wheels. Stalk It™ longboards are endorsed by professional skate legend Christian Hosoi and professional surfers Alana Blanchard and Bobby Martinez. These are all featured in the 48Five Signature series, along with a longboard honoring the “Fallen Soldier”. A portion of the proceeds from all “Fallen Soldier Longboards” will be donated to the Snowball Express charity. The Snowball Express charity provides support for the families of United States military personnel lost in the line of duty. (www.stalkit.com)
Oh, and they're into it: Texans go big, right? Lane Segerstrom went out with the Guinness judges and set a world record for skitching:
At Silverfish Longboarding, we're not real big on skitching, for reasons we hope you all know, but it is what it is, and is be fast. Note the differences between this and anything you could ever do on your own.
Click through for more about the CornBoard product and the company that's applying it to various green purposes.
CornBoard™ is produced by Corn Board Manufacturing, Inc. (CBMI). Lane Segerstrom is the Founder and CEO of Corn Board Manufacturing, Inc. based in McKinney, TX. CBMI utilizes an exclusive patented process to turn corn stover biomass that is left in the field after corn is harvested into CornBoard™. CornBoard™ is a GREEN wood replacement material that has thousands of potential uses in consumer and industrial products. CBMI is committed to be an Environmentally Responsible company and to providing jobs and opportunities throughout Rural America. (www.cornboard.com)