Synonyms for longboard or Related words with longboard
Examples of "longboard"
Taylor Jensen (born 1984, Lake Tahoe) is an American professional
surfrider and 2 time world
champion. He is also 6 times U.S. National
is a new version of the original
and a new way of transport, it is essentially a
with a motor connected, usually to the rear wheels.
He rode a
, and in 1998 he won the
world championshipsin the Canary Islands. He won the U.S. Open of longboarding 8 times, and won the ASP
World Championship in 2004.
Gregory 'Bonga' Perkins (born 1972 in Oahu, Hawaii and raised in Honolulu.) is an American professional
surfrider and two-time ASP World
Colin Patrick "Col" McPhillips ("born 18 April 1975, Santa Monica, California") is an American professional
surfrider and three times ASP
is the most versatile board of the
family, offering greater maneuverability. Sometimes referred as a "single-fin with training wheels", the 2+1's fins actually takes the features of the classic
and the Tri-fin. The fins of the 2+1 takes the rigid stability of a classic
, and fuses with the strength and drive of a Tri-fin.
The mini tanker is basically a shortened
shape that utilizes the same
design elements and enhanced maneuverability due to the shorter shape. These boards are normally ridden by women and children which provide smaller individuals with much more control than your traditional 9 foot
specific trucks are a more recent development. A
truck has the king pin laid at a more obtuse angle (usually between 38 and 50 degrees) to the deck, giving a greater degree of turning for the same tilt of the deck. Many
specific trucks also have a reverse kingpin arrangement with the kingpins facing outward.
Harley Ingleby is an Australian professional
generally designates a longer board variant in various .
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has undergone many changes since its earlier models in the past. Today's
is much lighter than its predecessors. Its polyurethane foam and fiberglass design allows less drag on waves. Today's longboards are typically long, although some ride boards up to in length. Additionally, there is a revival of stand-up paddle-based surfing with boards up to in length (for stability). The classic single-fin
retains much of its classic design including a single fin, weight, and considerable buoyancy. A
with a single fin allows the board to pivot turn in order to remain in the curl of the wave. Due to recent advances in technology, the
has expanded its family into different variations of the classic
Rogue has sponsored the annual surfing event "The Gathering
Classic" on Newport's South Beach.
"Lines From A Poem"
surfing DVD (Various Purplene + Ukiyo-e tracks - Nathan Oldfield 2003)
Josh Constable (born 1980, Noosa Heads, Queensland) is an Australian professional
Russ 'Rusty' Keaulana (born 1966 on Oahu, Hawaii) is an American professional
Duane DeSoto (born 1978 in Spokane, Washington) is an American professional
Josh won his first Asp World
Championship title in 2006 at Boca Barranca, Costa Rica, defeating Ned Snow in the final of the 13th Annual Rabbit Kekai International
Classic. He is 4 time winner of the Noosa Festival of Surfing (2005, 2007, 2008 & 2011) & 5 time Australian
Champion (2004, 2008, 2009 & 2010). Josh is also 2 time Australasian LQS Tour Champion (2010 & 2011).
It is considered a good combination of the speed of a
and the maneuverability of a shortboard.
Simple analysis of
speedometer data, J P Hare, Journal of Physics Education, IOP press, 48 (2013) 723-730.
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