By Emily Pross, Marketing Communications Student Killington was the final International Downhill Federation (IDF) race of the season, and athletes from all over the world came to fight for the last bit of points of the year. Killington is one of my favorite race tracks because you’re going toe to toe with friends at speeds […]

Written By Emily Pross, Marketing and Communications Student A few weeks back I took a trip to Tenerife for a skate holiday, and to get media coverage of the “El Bueno” Freeride event. Honestly when I first heard about Tenerife, I had no idea where in the world that was. So, for those that don’t […]

Written by Emily Pross, Marketing and Communications Student It has been awhile since I last checked in. That’s because I’ve been busy with the new semester and planning out my 2017 “on board” adventures. So let me fill you in on what I got planned so far, and where I’m hoping to go. Next week […]

Written by Emily Pross, Marketing and Communications Major I recently had the opportunity and pleasure of getting interviewed by Joanna Gagis on NJ TV. I’ve never had the opportunity of being interviewed in a TV studio before, and it was a blast getting to experience something totally new. My segment aired a few weeks back, and […]

Written by Emily Pross, Marketing and Communications Major I took a trip to Europe last month. The first stop was Norway, or as it’s said in Norwegian, “Norge”. Once there, we traveled to Lillehammer for TMI Skate’s IDF World Cup of Skateboarding. The first couple of race days were for practice. Normally we only get one day of practice, and the second […]

Written by Emily Pross, Marketing and Communications Major A few weeks ago, I found myself in North Carolina for N.C.D.H.’s Mt. Jefferson Downhill. I’ve been to the Mt. Jefferson race before, last year in fact. Last year was a bit different because we practiced on a dry course and then raced in the pouring rain. […]

Written by Emily Pross, Marketing and Communications Major Downhill skateboarding/longboarding  and I don’t exactly go way back. I’ve been skateboarding for 4 years and racing for 3. For my first year of skateboarding, I stuck with the freestyle-sliding aspect of the sport. It wasn’t until 2013 that I decided to race, but I raced only in […]