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Goldcoast Longboards

GoldCoast Skateboards is a Salt Lake City and California based company specializing in longboards, cruisers and transition skateboards. Their boards are made from Bamboo and provide toughness, elasticity, feel and response, they are cold pressed and precision cut to perfection. They feature some very cool designs and shapes and are great for both casual cruising and hill bombing. You can get them from the Goldcoast website or from amazon.



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PUSH SNOWBOARDING | BY NOKIA AND BURTON | Image

PUSH SNOWBOARDING | BY NOKIA AND BURTON

Nokia, in partnership with Burton, developed a monitoring system for snowboarders. The idea is to connect a series of sensors (heart rate, pressure on the board and orientation) to a Arduino processor, which then sends via Bluetooth, the acquired data to a Nokia N8, which records the entire performance (including the phone´s GPS path).  All this through a free application that can be downloaded from the Push Snowboarding web page. The Push Kit should be availab...
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DARKFIN GLOVES

These are great! The Darkfin gloves are ideal for scuba diving, snorkling, swimming, sky diving, and surfing. They increse your hand surface area by as much as 70%, giving you great power and control, making them very usefull if you surf. You can even use them for your advantage when riding a wave to slow yourself down and lag into barrels! ...
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SPEED RESISTANCE TRAINING PARACHUTE

SKLZ designs innovative products to elevate athletes performances, we have featured several of their training tools(see list below). The "Speed Resistance Training Parachute" helps athletes improve their speed, stamina, strength, and acceleration. The belt rotates 360 degrees giving the user freedom of movement in any direction and has a quick-release buckle for that mid-stride, "shot-out-of-the-cannon" sensation. watch the video Also check out ...
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