WinSport Canada was hailed as one of the best longboarding events ever by riders, sponsors and industry leaders alike. With one of the largest prize purses in the world and a venue that offers a private road, high-speed chairlift, giant screens and high definition race footage, WinSport Canada is working hard to get longboarding out of the alleys and into the spotlight.
Teolo, Italy- Patrick Switzer made histroy today when he became the first skater to ever win three Open Downhill Skateboarding World Cup races in a row. Switzer started from the number one position after earning the top spot in qualifying.
Teolo, Italy - Patrick Switzer retained his number one qualifying position that he earned on Friday when none of the top five riders were able to improve their time. Yesterday's number two qualifier Ramon Konigshausen crashed on his run while Maxim Garant-Rousseau, Jackson Shapiera and Alex Tongue all went slower than they had on Friday.