These Downhill Skateboarding Crashes Are Absolutely Terrifying
Serious downhill longboard skaters are a breed of their own. The only thing separating them from serious roadrash is a helmet, gloves, and a racing suit. And the guys who tackle the [Urban Descent downhill event] in South Africa are some of the craziest skaters in the world. At this year’s event there were two vicious slams, involving Jed Kenny and Stephen Hayes. These almost make [falling off a roof] seem not so bad. Almost.