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Natural Log Skateboards

Natural Log Skateboards are a recent company from San Diego, California, they create sustainable, high-performance vintage-styled skateboards with classic designs that highlight the natural beauty of the wood. Hand crafted locally in California, all boards are made from a variety of beautiful and strong re-claimed woods, and are classically designed after the vintage skateboards of the 1970’s. You can even build your custom board over at their website. watch the video



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Natural Log Skateboards | Handcrafted in San Diego, CA from Natural Log Skateboards on Vimeo.



BURTON SLX | THE BULLET PROOF BOOT | Image

BURTON SLX | THE BULLET PROOF BOOT

This is one tough snowboard boot! The Burton SLX snowboard boots are made with Schoeller Keprotec mesh, the same stuff used in bulletproof vests! this enhances the benefits of rebound, response, and durability. The SLX feature Dual-Density Cushioning, ESS Support Shank, Level 3 Molded EVA Footbed, NEW Lightweight Sandwich Construction, and Super Grip Toe. The boots also feature the the legendary grip and feel of a Vibram sole....
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AHUA SURFBOARDS | Image

AHUA SURFBOARDS

AHUA is a Portuguese startup, they make beautifully crafted Alaia Surfboards. Alaia is a thin, round-nosed, square-tailed surfboard ridden in pre-20th century Hawaii. The most distinguishing characteristic in relation to modern surfboards is the fact that Alaia boards have no fins, which allows a new sense of freedom on the wave. These boards create little friction and like to go fast on the wave. The Ahua alaias are custom made especially for each client, through a...
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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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