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Posted 28 Oct 2012

2012 Zap Amateur World Championship: 2...

Alley-Oop & Skim USA present a two part video of the 2012 Zap Amateur World Championships filmed and edited by Tony Bianchi. This deeply rooted event takes place every August in Dewey Beach, DE. If you have not had a chance to make it you should definitely plan a trip for next summer. Part one video highlights competitors warming up… Continue »
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Posted 24 Oct 2012

Seawitch Halloween Skim/Surf Fest

Come out and join in on a Dewey Beach Halloween tradition! The Sea Witch Skim & Surf Fest is a fun event for skimboarding and surfing enthusiasts of all ages and skill levels. The event is part of the Rehoboth/Dewey Beach Chamber of commerce annual Sea Witch Festival which offers many family friendly events throughout this weekend. For more info… Continue »
Posted 23 Oct 2012

Gorgonitas Skim Contest 2012 –...

In early September, our friends from Gorgonitas skim held their annual championship.  After a whole week of ideal conditions, Saturday dawned cloudy, a little windy, and with much larger waves than what was originally forecasted.  This limited the possibilities of participating skimmers, with the large waves breaking far out. Despite the uncontrollable variable of weather, which kept spectators away, the… Continue »
Posted 20 Oct 2012

UST Stop #8 Video Oktoberfest

In early October the top skimboarders in the world descended on Newport Beach for the final UST event of the 2012 season. Nearly ideal contest conditions made for a truly sick event and consequently, a sick video. Continue »
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Posted 20 Oct 2012

New Skim Company: CMNTY

In a time where the words “going green” and “eco-friendly” are prevalent in the world’s markets, CMNTY clothing still finds a way to stand alone. CMNTY clothing: a brand, culture and movement is a clothing based company that is dedicated to helping preserve the world’s oceans and reduce the amount of pollution that enters into the marine environment. In order… Continue »
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Posted 17 Oct 2012

Best Trick Overall Winner

East Coast Skimboards and Monkey Business are proud to announce the winner of the 2012 Best Trick Contest.  Click here to see the results, and a bonus video of this years winner. Continue »
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Posted 12 Oct 2012

Austin Keen Wins Oktoberfest –...

By Aaron Peluso Orange county CA was in rare form the week leading up to the 8th Annual Exile/Main St. Oktoberfest.  Pumping 4-6 foot South swell that wouldn’t end came together flawlessly with 90 degree weather making for some of the best skimming of the entire year in Southern California.  Expectations were high for the weekend event that would take… Continue »
Posted 01 Oct 2012

UST Stop #7 Video Santa Cruz

Film/Edit By: Scott Stinnett The 2012 Santa Cruz Skimbash was held 9/15 and 9/16 at 26th Ave in Santa Cruz Ca. Professional skimboarders from across the country made the journey to compete on the glassy waves under typically cloudy skies. In the end Austin Keen picked up his first win of the UST Season launching him well into the… Continue »