Author Archives: SamG

Pavel Skates New Release

You may have met up with Sebastian Vorholter at the Euros in Hog Hill last year. If you missed him, then you can now take part in some of that Pavel magic with the release of his signature board, the Dangerseeker Sebi model:

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Interview with Louis ‘Slipa’ Selby

Thee UK’s top slalom skater, Louis Selby, met up with April Whitlow of ‘Shove It Magazine over the Winter. Here’s the chat:

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The Crackling 2014 now open for registration

The Spring Edition of the Hog Hill skate gathering is now taking sign-ups. Facebook event page here Details for the event are here

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UKSSA’s Rob Ashby announced as Kryptonics UK Brand Ambassador:

  Long time skateboarder, Rob Ashby,  has been named  as the Kryptonics Brand Ambassador for the United Kingdom. Ashby, 51, is a skateboarder, slalom racer, race organiser and Secretary of the UK Slalom Skateboarding Association. When not skateboarding he is a Commercial Contracts Manager in the Civil Service.     Rob started skateboarding  in late 1975, when a friend [...]

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Hogtoberfest Report 26th to 27th October 2013

 Bit of a personal review: Hogtoberfest nearly didn’t happen. Timmy Peters was caught up with organising the Blitz Festival at Cyclopark, so the later event had fallen off his radar. At the Euros in July, a quick check with Ian Coles at Redbridge Cycle Centre revealed that there was a slot available towards the end [...]

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The Crackling 2013

Get ready for Spring Racing at London’s Premier Venue!!! For The Crackling Website click here

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UK Slalom Ranking, year end 2012

Who? Where? Considered to be bunkum by some, but always a strong point of reference and discussion for all, the slalom rankings for 2012 have been finalised. In the Pro section, Louis Selby has been making a big impact and has been drawing ever closer to the class leader Paul Price: Place Name Points No [...]

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Hogtoberfest 27/28th October 2012

  By way of having a final fling at the end of the season, Timmy Peters follows the UKSSA event model to host the second Hogtoberfest in as many years. Under the guise of ‘Das Industries,’ Timmy has developed the basic premise to include further sponsors (Octane Sport/ G-Form/Mantis/ Sexdecks/ Original/ SMB/ Comet Marmalade/ Gyro  & [...]

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