Dave Scott: I'll get that Domke

The 14th Annual Zap Gulf Coast Pro/Am Spring Skim Jam was successfuly contested at Panama City Beach, USA, between 21st-22nd April 2012.


The largest national skimboarding competition returned to Northwest Florida and showcased the best riders from around the world, with prize money for skimboarders in the Amateur and Pro divisions.

The first day of the action kicked off with small and glassy waves, but it was surely contestable. The storms came through around lunch time delaying the rest of the heats till the next day.

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Brad Domke: he rules modern skimboarding

Brad Domke is changing the way we watch boardsports. The infamous rider from Florida keeps pushing skimboarding to the ultimate level.


What is still humanly possible in modern wave riding? Domke released his "Visions", a collection of footage showing evolutionary steps towards big wave skimming. Watch how Brad Domke slides.

The Exile Skimboards star surfs better than many pro surfers with a wooden leaf under his feet. Brad Domke enjoys the freedom of finless skimboards even when wave faces peak at eight foot.

Call it progressive skimboarding or innovative skimming. Getting barreled in fast, hollow big waves is not as easy when you're drawing the surf line with a skimboard.

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Skim Jam: skimboarding against cancer

The 5th Annual Skim Jam will hit Houston, on the 21st April 2012. The largest skimboarding competition in the state of Texas will be raising funds for The Rose, a non-profit breast cancer organization.


Isaac Thomas, Blake Zimmerman and Tony Saddler are some of the skimboarders that have been confirmed in the event.

The Annual Skim Jam has always been rad in years past and looks to be bigger and better than ever in 2012. Be sure to make it down to the creek, enter the contest and support a great cause.

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