I love it when I see young kids looking to start their first business. Tim Scharrer is a seventeen year old from Sheboygan, WI. He and his partner have started a home grown business to create longboards. NS Longboards ($270) are hand crafted and beautifully made. They need help to purchase larger quantities of materials and equipment needed for production. For your money you get their 39″ NS Freedride longboard. It features a lock-in concave, and double kick tails. It’s light and stiff, but also provides great stability. So if your into long-boarding check out their Kickstarter today.
Soularc has a simple philosophy, to create a skateboard that is able to mimic the movements of surfing. The Soularc Performance Series Board ($270) is the result of that ethos. The deck looks pretty standard, but it sits on a spring that provides the fluid feel that makes carving downhills all the more memorable. The ...[Read More]