Blair Conklin claims the 2017 Internacional de Skimboard

Blair Conklin has taken out the 2017 Internacional de Skimboard, in Santa Cruz, Portugal.

The 2016 United Skim Tour (UST) champion returned to the Portuguese shore breaks and grabbed an important win. The event had challenging wave conditions, but the riders kept the bar raised high.

In the final against Afonso Ruiz, João Girbal, and Juan Luis, the American skimboarder posted a near-perfect score of 19 points.

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Logan Davidson claims the 2017 DB Pro/Am

Logan Davidson conquered the 2017 DB Pro/Am, held at Dash Point, in Federal Way, Washington.

The 14th annual skimboarding competition featured three divisions - Pro, Amateur and Under 16 - and once again attracted the stars of flatland skimming to the northwest.

As always there were plenty of obstacles to overcome, including kicker ramps and the giant DB Skimboards logo.

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Austin Keen skims across a swimming pool

Are you ready for a quick textbook skimboarding stunt? Watch Austin Keen doing what he loves most.

He is one of the stars of modern skimboarding, and always finds time to push the sport toward new and unexplored territories.

Keen has already blended skimboarding with many different sports, including surfing, wakeboarding, and even skateboarding. So, what has he got left in the back of his mind?

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The frequent exposure to salt, sun, and sand can easily stress your skin. Even if you're using a good sunscreen to prevent skin damage, it's important to hydrate your skin after each surf session to keep it supple and healthy.

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