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PDX SGS #5 -The Death Race

Downhill Death Race
By: Robin McGuirk

Six years later on January 4th, 2015 this Super Giant Slalom race known as the Death Race was resurrected. It’s located on on a classic hill in Portland many know here in the NW featured on a closed to traffic run. The last event being in 2008 meant this...

Daddies Interview with Alex Tongue

Alex Tongue Racing
By: Pam Díaz

Hi Alex! tell us about your best experiences conquering the hills around the world this past 2014. Best races you’ve been to, why? This is a tough question and I get asked this a lot so you would think I have an answer by now, but I don’t haha....

Holesom x Daddies

Holesom Slide Pucks
By: Pam Díaz

The Holesom Scented Slide Pucks have been out there in the market for a few years now, it is because of it’s fantastic quality and innovative idea that i’d say they are killing it. It’s awesome to skate a techy hill and leave everybody behind you fascinated by the...

PDX SGS #5 AKA – The Death Race

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By: Robin McGuirk

PDX SGS is an underground race series that occurred 2006-2008 on Portland’s most famous hill on the Eastside of the city. If you have ever skated in the area, you know where this is, and most likely will recognize it from the video. Being an outlaw event it is...

Injury Report – A Plan for Recovery – Part 2

Getting back into action at my local hill on my favorite board the Eastside Mach 3.
By: Robin McGuirk

Greetings fellow riders, friends, and fans. I’m following up here with Part 2 of my injury report and update to my first major injury in skateboarding. As I said in my first report, I will always remember 2014 as the year I was injured. And now that I’ve gone...

Daddies Board Shop Skatextravaganza

Skate Santa
By: Daddies Board Shop

Daddies Board Shop is throwing a radical holiday party for all skaters (and soon-to-be-skaters!). Actual kids and kids at heart are invited as we celebrate the season with hot chocolate, cookies, skate crafts, and lots of GIVEAWAYS! Skate Santa himself will join us to give out gifts, take pictures...

Pre-Thanksgiving Parking Garage Runs

Garage Turkey Run
By: Robin McGuirk

An annual tradition in Portland amongst the local downhill skateboarders is to hit up the parking garages in downtown. Sessions occur randomly throughout the winter but the night before Thanksgiving is usually a good time as there are not a lot of people out the night before this Holiday....

Arbor Longboards – 2015

Arbor 2015 Longboards
By: Pete Benda

Let us welcome eight new 2015 Arbor skateboard decks. Arbor’s got everything from pintails, to drop through decks, to mini cruisers. Arbor really has you covered for 2015. But don’t you wait, because they’re here early! Just in time for the holidays. Arbor is really changing the game with...

Krooked Skateboards

Krooked Skateboards
By: Daddies Board Shop

We all know Mark Gonzales is a legend, an artist, a gender leader and an overall kook. With the new line up of Krooked Skateboards we have rolling through here now each and every one of those aspects is touched on in great detail and you can tell that...

Burton Snowboard Bags

Burton Snowboard Bags
By: Jeff Acciaioli

Whether you’re a pro putting in 100+ days, a weekend warrior hitting the slopes between clocking in at the office, or a one hit wonder just looking for a quick getaway, you’re going to have to get you and your gear to the mountain safely. There’s nothing worse than...