“Highway Gospel” will be making its way around the film festival circuit over the coming months and is premiering at the Hot Docs Film Festival in Toronto on April 30, 2011 and will then head west to the DOXA Film Festival for a screening on May 13. highwaygospel.com
All types of skateboarding will continue to flourish in 2013. Longboarding, true to form will be the gateway for millions of folks to experiment with skateboarding. Females will make up a larger part of skateboarding compared to now. I predict more folks using Longboards as transportation as gas is now $7 per gallon…if we’re lucky! If we’re not so lucky, it will be at $10! The slalom community will be somewhat larger, but still fairly tiny. The truth is that slalom is measurable, teachable and fun. But it needs that extra ingredient to make it explode. Exposure is crucial…
Carbon fiber is an unusual product to use in a skateboard truck. “I think one or two other truck companies have tried to use carbon fiber for their bases, but I don’t know if anyone has ever tried a carbon fiber hanger,” says Adam. As Adam was quick to point out, carbon fiber has come a long way since others tried it, and from what he’s seen they were lacking in the engineering department.