The times be a changing…

Well folks it’s that time of year again. The time of year where focus begins to switch from the world wide web and back onto the beach. So what does this mean to all my loyal followers? Updates will be still coming but not on any set interval. A focus of mine will be to […]

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SKIM Pool R.I.P….

With the coming skim season fast approaching, I think it’s a perfect opportunity to reflect at the season past and think about how lucky we were to have the Skim Pool. It’s not every summer that a prime Skim Pool happens to be present high up on the tide line. The last time a skim […]

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6 feet under…

The Felchionary “Definitions for all your skimming needs”   The Coffin: Some of the most impressive moves done on a skimboard are accomplished without the board ever leaving the water. One major misconception about good skimboarding tricks is that the board must pop out of the water or spin under your feet. The physical nature […]

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New skimboard, first wax… Very excited.

In my opinion a skimboard is not truly a skimboard until it’s been waxed and ridden. There exists a brief period of time between purchase or completion of a skimboard and the first ride. During this time I feel that a skimboard is nothing more than a piece of bent wood that has the potential […]

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This is a call…

Today I have some very exciting news to drop on all ya’ll. The other day I was spoiled with an early birthday present that has got me very excited for the coming skimboard season. I was lucky enough to receive a brand new GoPro Hero 2 video camera.   This gift has gotten me very […]

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A skim to remember…

Who: Rogasm and Felcho What: Remembrance Session Where: South Beach When: November 11th and 13th 2011 Why: Had the itch that you just can’t scratch   Day 1: This past Remembrance Day found Rogasm and myself Savary bound on a skim mission. The debut of “Old Style” was top priority on our agenda. Determined to […]

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Swing and a Miss…

The Felchionary “Definitions for all your skimming needs”   Swing and a miss: Don’t try and tell yourself this has never happened to you. I’ve done it before. I’m not proud of it, but I’ve done it. Still not following? Let’s paint a picture to set the scene: Your standing in the lineup waiting to […]

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Magic Carpet Ride…

One of the highlights of the past season’s skimboarding was the appearance of a celebrity of sorts at the Skim Pool. It made for a heated session when none other but Alladin (Star of the Disney movies) came to throw down. The proof’s in the pudding: one large pop shove it. Gotta say that magic […]

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Kickin it “Old Style”…

As a thank you for his continued help throughout my skimboard building career, it was finally time to build Rogasm a board of his own. A skilled cabinet maker by trade; Rogasm’s wealth of knowledge regarding all things wood has helped me many times. He’s the one I call when I come up with another […]

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One armed bandit…

If you find yourself frustrated with you’re skimming, I would hope that you look to this story for motivation. As a traveling carney, “The Bandit” had an accident that ended in catastrophe. At a show in Albuquerque his juggling act was put in the spotlight following the Bearded Lady’s burlesque show. To spice things up […]

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