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January 22, 2015

Different Stokes For Different Folks || Freebord vs Skateboard

  FREEBORD vs. SKATEBOARD   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HKaG7ldIwUY  TRUCKS & WHEELS Unlike a skateboard, Freebords have six wheels: Four outside edge wheels and two castor (center) wheels located in the middle of the trucks.   Complete Freebord Equipped With DaBlues Wheels and S2 Bindings A G3-R Truck – Notice the angled hangers designed…
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Tips and Tricks
September 12, 2014

Freebord Etiquette – Don’t Blow the Spot

Unlike ski runs, public streets weren't originally designed for shredding.  This can make finding suitable freebording terrain challenging.  Unusually steep, long, winding roads are rare in most areas.  Add in our need for low traffic and smooth pavement and these gems can be few and far between.  So when you do find that epic spot,…
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Tips and Tricks
August 22, 2014

Freebord Ettiquette – Safety First

Rules are what bind society together. Without strict codes of conduct, jaywalkers would run rampant in the streets, hoes would come before bros, and people without shirts or shoes would freely buy slurpees. This we cannot stand for. Proper etiquette is important in groups of all kinds, even when that…
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FAQTips and Tricks
August 14, 2014

Freebord FAQ Series | How hard is it to ride?

“Are Freebords Hard to ride?” Freebords can look deceivingly easy to ride, in fact, I experienced this firsthand back in 2005. It was the summer after graduating from high school, and I had asked for a Freebord on my birthday. Armed with my mother's credit card, I pressed “Confirm Order” on Freebord's…
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Rider SubmittedTips and Tricks
August 7, 2014

Rider Submitted Learn to Ride

Matt Davis out of Salt Lake City, Utah just submitted this dope learn to ride he made by himself. Since everyone learns differently it's great having another rider's take on it.  So if you are still having some trouble with getting your shred on, check out Matt's video for some…
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PhotosRider ProfilesTips and Tricks
July 31, 2014

Bently brings back the B-Team series

Current team rider Bently Anderson just revived his old B-Team videos series with fellow team rider David Schiotis.  If you're sitting there wondering what the hell the B-Team is you're not alone; in short, it started off as anyone who wasn't on our pro team, but now it's become a series showcasing…
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NewsTeamTips and Tricks
November 14, 2013

Keep Your Shred Legs All Year

What it do, nephews?  Hoppe here.  Some careless individual gave me the keys to this here blog, so I'm going to be coming on here to ramble at you guys when the mood strikes.  Expect stuff like riding tips, gear tips, some Freebord history (both ancient and recent), behind the…
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TeamTips and Tricks
August 23, 2012

Freebord: Learn to Ride

Check out our brand new Learn to Ride video featuring pro rider Mike Hoppe. The video covers everything from setting up your board to learning to link slides and is a must watch for any new rider.
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