Skateboarding in Palestine

Philip Joa | Posted 28.08.2016 | UK
Philip Joa

When you think of the Middle East, you may not associate it with action sports. Certainly not with skateboarding. California - yes, Ramallah - no. So ...

Brazilian Man Converts His Home Into Skate Park Dream House

Reuters | Posted 29.05.2015 | UK Sport

A Brazilian man has made his home into a skateboarder's dream house by completely gutting it and converting it into a full-fledged skate park. Now...

This Is Why You Should Always Wear A Helmet When Longboarding

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 12.05.2015 | UK Sport

Longboarding is getting more and more popular as everyone ditches the shorter, trickier skateboards in favour of achieving high speeds on mountain roa...

London's Best Ice Rinks

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Nothing is more Christmassy than pulling on some skates, donning a woolly hat and taking a turn about one of London's outdoor ice rinks. Located in...

Boarding Without Borders in Jordan

Dimple Vijaykumar | Posted 22.01.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Dimple Vijaykumar

The skateboarding scene in the Arab world is spreading far and wide. Now, dedicated skaters are close to building Jordan's first crowdfunded skatepark for refugees and local communities.

Tony Hawk VS The Hoverboard

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 18.11.2014 | UK Tech

If you want one clear sign that the future you imagined is here then stop looking for teleportation or nuclear fusion because all you needed to see wa...

Can You Skate On A Mac Keyboard?

Storyful | Posted 14.12.2013 | UK Tech

In this video, Joel Jutagir and his skater friends take an old school Mac keyboard and make it into a skateboard. Equipped with a mouse and wires, the...

Cornering Skating at Southbank

Christian Juri | Posted 21.08.2013 | UK
Christian Juri

For 40 years people have been skating at the Undercroft at the Southbank. Long before shops, cafes or restaurants appeared in the area. Apart from having become one of the most famed skating spots in the world, it has also brought life to the Southbank as a whole. Now the Southbank Centre threatens to close it down.

WATCH: This Kid Is Already A Better Skater Than You'll Ever Be

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.05.2013 | UK Comedy

(We're presuming with that headline, of course, that you're the sort of skater who clings on the side occasionally - or perhaps all the time - rather ...

Theory Under Pressure Skates on Thin Ice

David Bradley | Posted 22.01.2013 | UK Tech
David Bradley

Countless science teachers, textbooks and fans of ice skating will tell you that ice melts under pressure. Unfortunately it is simply not true.

WATCH: Norwegian Ice Skater Drinks Vodka, Slides Around The Ice Like A Seal

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 10.02.2012 | UK Comedy

47-year-old Tor Eckhoff likes to skate about on frozen lakes. He also likes to drink vodka, slide about on his belly and jump into said pools of ice. ...

WATCH: Snowboarder Shaun White Achieves Perfect Score At Winter X-Games 2012

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 31.01.2012 | UK Comedy

It's been a pretty incredible Winter X Games so far. We've seen a snowmobile front flip, a 120ft fall and now this, Shaun White pulling off a perfect ...

Kittens Entranced By Japanese Ice-Skating Champion Daisuke Takahashi On TV (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Alastair Plumb | Posted 01.12.2011 | UK Comedy

Just in case you don't follow the international ice-skating circuit, Daisuke Takahashi is pretty damn good at ice-skating. Hailing from Kurashiki,...