Skimboard News Headlines and Top Stories

John Akerman: no hands aerial-to-victory

John Akerman has conquered the 2012 Sea Bright Skim Bash, in New Jersey,held in sunny skies and small wave conditions. Akerman took the Pro division in style.

Blair Conklin: never easy to beat Brad Domke

Blair Conklin has claimed the 2012 South Side Shootout, in Delaware. After a good first day of competition, the group of skimboarders enjoyed better weather conditions in the last hours of rides.

Johnny Salta: the new pro rider at Victoria Skimboards

Victoria Skimboards has announced that once esteemed amateur rider Johnny Salta has now joined the professional skimboarding ranks. Salta enjoyed his first professional contest at the 2012 Cabo Clasico, held at Solmar Beach, in Cabo San Lucas, last May.

Sam Stinnett: skimming in impossible ways

Sam Stinnett has conquered the 2012 Cabo Clasico, held in Cabo San Lucas. The 2011 United Skim Tour (UST) champion kicked off the new season in great style, during the three days of competition run under strong winds and shoulder-to-head high waves.

Cavite Skimfest III: Philippine riders shine in the town of Rosario

Local authorities of Rosario are studying the possibility of pushing the town as the skimboarding capital of the Philippines.

South Side Shoot Out: showcasing the best skimboarders in the world

The 2012 South Side Shoot Out presented by Skim USA and Alley-Oop will be hitting the sands and waves of the South Side of the Indian River Inlet, in the Delaware State Seashore Park, between 2nd-3rd June.

The Summer Surf Gear Guide 2019