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Posted 31 Aug 2011

Alley Oop Upcoming Events

This weekend Alley Oop will mark the end of the season with their annual Labor Day Mega Sale! Both their Delaware and Florida locations will be having store wide discounts and offering 20% off 2012 summer camp pre-registrations throughout the weekend. All discounts can be taken advantage of by calling in if you cant make it to the stores! Skimboards… Continue »
Posted 29 Aug 2011

UST France 2011 Registration

UST France 2011 Registration This year there will be a European stop on the UST pro tour for the first time ever! The concept for this ‘European Open’ is to have a roaming European event to be held in a different location each year. In 2011 France has been chosen as the host of the first European UST event, with… Continue »
Posted 26 Aug 2011

Virginia Beach ECSC Contest Cancelled

The 49th ECSC Skimboarding Championship to be held in Virginia Beach this weekend, August 27th & 28th has been cancelled. The cancellation is due to the anticipated Hurricane Irene which is due to hit the Eastern Seaboard this weekend. All entry fees will be refunded and the contest will not be rescheduled. Continue »
Posted 21 Aug 2011

Brad Domke Wins Vilano Pro / Am

Friday afternoon started off hotter than ever when a nearby BP station exploded into a giant fireball. The same couldn’t be said about the conditions for the 2011 Vilano Pro/Am, but that didn’t stop the stoke. Skim stickers on every other car, boards resting on hotel balconies, and sponsor tents scattered across the shore. One couldn’t cross the street without… Continue »
Posted 17 Aug 2011

Zap Amateur World Championships Recap

Last weekend the 30th Annual East Coast Skimboarding Championships, now known as the Zap Amateur World Championships of Skimboarding was held at Dewey Beach, DE. Check out Zap’s coverage of the contest on their blog: Zap Amateur World Championships presented by Alley Oop Day One and Zap Amateur World Championships presented by Alley Oop Final Day Continue »
Posted 09 Aug 2011

Santa Cruz Skimbash Registration

Registration is now open for the 2011 12th Annual Santa Cruz Skimbash. The event will take place at Moran Lake Beach, Santa Cruz on Saturday and Sunday September 24th and 25th from 9am-4pm. Register online here: Continue »
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Posted 08 Aug 2011

UST Outer Banks Skim Jam Video

The 2011 UST Outer Banks Skim Jam Video is online! Sam Stinnett wins his 2nd contest in a row as Domke and Blair keep pace with him placing 2nd and 3rd. Continue »
Posted 08 Aug 2011

30th Annual East Coast Skimboarding...

This weekend marks a special moment in Skimboarding! On Saturday and Sunday the 30th Annual East Coast Skimboarding Championships will take place as the second longest running skim event in the world. As this milestone is met the event will also be changing it’s name to the Zap Amateur World Championships of Skimboarding presented by Alley-Oop. It will be an… Continue »
Posted 02 Aug 2011

Zap Welcomes Casey Ritzer to the Team

Zap welcomes the newest addition to their team, Casey Ritzer! Casey started out his skim season with two back to back wins in the Menehune division of Skim USA events 3 and 4 in Delaware and New Jersey. After coming back from New Jersey, Casey attended the Alley-Oop Advanced week of skim camp where he was a stand out and… Continue »