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Longboarding is for everyone!

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to our RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!By Ryan Allison   Longboards are a longer and more stable skateboard than your traditional trick oriented skateboard. They have softer wheels, which allow a rider to roll right over rocks and twigs. Longboards are a great way to get […]

Reschedule Update – RAT: Regional Amateur Skateboard Tour

The RAT tour stop at Katy Mills has been rescheduled for Sunday, July 19th due to rain. The amateur skateboard event will start tomorrow at 9:00am. Look forward to seeing you there!

Kareem Campbell to appear at final stop of RAT Tour

We just received word today that Kareem Campbell will be skating at the final stop of the RAT skateboard tour in Houston. Check out the video above and look forward to seeing everyone at the final RAT event on July 18th, 2009. Click for more information.

Regional Amateur Skateboarding Tour (The RAT) Heading to Round Rock Skate Park

DALLAS, TX. (May 26, 2009) – The Regional Amateur Skateboard Tour (The RAT) presented by Scion will take place on Saturday, June 6th at the Round Rock Skate Park in Round Rock, TX. just North of Austin. The RAT is a partnership between Houston based Sun & Ski Sports and Geiger Media. It will feature […]

RAT Skateboard Tour – Dallas Stop Re-Cap

DALLAS, TEXAS – May 19, 2009 – Some of the best young skateboarders in North Texas gathered outside Sun and Ski Sports at Grapevine Mills last Sunday to compete in the first stop of the newly created RAT Skateboard Tour presented by Texas Scion of Grapevine. Originally scheduled for Saturday, May 16th, the contest was […]

The Pros Showed Up Big at “Rock the Cradle for Johnny Romano”

We were a proud sponsor this weekend at “Rock the Cradle for Johnny Romano”.  Pros such as Rune Glifberg, Dave Duncan, and Lance Childers showed up big at Lee and Joe Jamail Skatepark this weekend.  We hope everyone had a good time, and that the event offered the Romano family both financial and moral support. […]

UPDATE: Bucky Lasek Visit Cancelled

Due to the often unfortunate reality which is nature, the Vans people have cancelled Bucky Lasek’s visit to Houston. They do not want to take a risk of flying in or out of Hurricane Gustav, which is currently hovering over the Caribbean now. I know. We are just as bummed as you are. Perhaps another […]

Professional Skateboarder Bucky Lasek is Coming to Sun and Ski Sports

Ten time X Games medalist and professional skateboarder Bucky Lasek will be at our Sun and Ski Memorial City Mall store on Friday evening from 7:30-8:30 pm to sign autographs and will be skating on Saturday at the Lee and Joe Jamail Skatepark in Houston (103 Sabine Street, Houston, Texas) from 8am to 10am. Come […]