Monthly Archives: December 2019

Worcester accents emerge in skatepark design

WORCESTER – A new skateboard park will likely feature elements that pay homage to the city’s slogan “In the Heart of the Commonwealth” and its unofficial nickname, Wormtown, said lead designer Brad Siedlecki. The park could also include items from the old Worcester County Courthouse if the city can get …

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Supreme brand highlights: a decade in review

It’s hard to argue that a singular streetwear brand has had a bigger decade than Supreme. James Jebbia’s brand began the 2010s as the most exclusive and sought-after lines among the streetwear niche community. By the end of 2019, Supreme’s box logo had become one of the most recognizable symbols …

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Illegal Skateboarding launched this cutting edge helmet brand: here’s how

Home »Winter» Skiing »Illegal Skateboarding launched this brand of advanced helmets: here’s how Sweet Protection manufactures some of the most advanced ski, bike and whitewater helmets on the planet. But its roots can be traced back to illegal half-pipes hidden in the woods of rural Norway. It is the story …

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Ford Patent Application Shows New Design Of EV “Skateboard” Truck Chassis

A user on the MachEClub forum found that on May 16, 2018, Ford filed for a patent for an “electric body-on-chassis vehicle with [a] battery pack integrated into [the] frame. “The diagrams included in the amendment to the patent application show a divergence from the typical EV skateboard frame we’ve …

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Latest skateboard accessories, gear can be found at Opelika’s Boneyard Skateshop

2019-11-21 BoneYard Skate Store By Morgan BryceEditor Skateboarding enthusiasts can find the latest accessories and equipment at the Boneyard Skateshop, located at 1300 McCoy St. in Opelika.The skateshop opened on November 19 and is the brainchild of Firing Pin owner Charlie Edwards and longtime friend Chris Mezick.“I was in love …

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New form of transportation design: a three-wheel electric off-road skateboard

It’s rare that we see designers inventing a whole new form of personal transportation, with most new scooters, for example, being variations on an existing theme. (The hoverboards were admittedly a fresh design, but they have the unfortunate tendency to catch fire.) The Ireland-based design team behind the YX One, …

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