Skateboarding archive

  • Zboard pictures and hands-on
    Gadgets

    Zboard pictures and hands-on

    By 14 January 2013

    We have all seen electric-powered skateboards before, but none quite like the Zboard. This electric deck's trumpcard is its weight and size, making it the first properly practical and portable electric skateboard we have used. The Zboard was sitting there...

  • Light the way with the Clear29 LED skateboard
    Sports Fitness

    Light the way with the Clear29 LED skateboard

    By 2 March 2011

    Pocket-lint tried skateboarding once, in broad daylight, and still managed to fall over more times than Cristiano Ronaldo manages in an average 90 minutes. So the chances are, we won't be attempting any 'boarding at night time. But if we did, we'd definitely...

  • iPad turned into a skateboard
    Online

    iPad turned into a skateboard

    By 5 May 2010

    It makes you angry, doesn't it? Over here in Britain, the iPad hasn't arrived because there's "too much demand" in the US, but Americans are just turning theirs into skateboards. What a waste of a good gadget. As you might imagine, despite reinforcement...

  • VIDEO: 4size magnetic skateboard and shoes launch
    Sports Fitness

    VIDEO: 4size magnetic skateboard and shoes launch

    By 12 October 2009

    A new cheaty way of skating is available to all with the launch of the 4size magnetic skate system coming at vous from en France. The idea is super-simple, the 4size skateboard gets a big old plate o' metal strapped to it, the special shoes have magnet...