The Most Unusual Surf Spots

The Most Unusual Surf Spots

Let’s start this post with a very simple question: What is surfing? It can be a combination of things water, freedom, power, and energy. Riding the waves gives you a feeling of freedom, you connect with nature’s element water and you feel an energy boost pushing you to your limits. Previously on the DARK DOG […]

Showdown at Maracanã – Who will lift the FIFA World Cup Trophy 2014?

Showdown at Maracanã – Who will lift the FIFA World Cup Trophy 2014?

A few weeks ago, we wrote an article about the beginning of the World Cup and now we are only a few days away from the ending. How can we summarize so far? Defending champion Spain was sent home early, the bite-attack from Luis Suárez was reason for much controversy, and many games were left with […]

An Epic Race and much more

An Epic Race and much more

DARK DOG Enduro Team tells us about their last two races. They went through tough moments, going to the limit, but at the end they achieved what they wanted and are content with the experience. “Incredible race, having the sensation of adrenaline in your veins was spectacular!” That’s how Joan Soro starts talking about the […]

2014 FIFA World Cup – Energized for Brazil!

2014 FIFA World Cup – Energized for Brazil!

Even if you’re not an enthusiastic soccer fan it is very hard to ignore that the most important soccer tournament in the world is about to begin. On June 12, 2014 the FIFA World Cup 2014 kicks off in Brazil. Unlike any other sport, soccer enjoys global popularity and the omnipresence of this sport is […]

The World’s Best Freerunners

The World’s Best Freerunners

In the 1980s a group of nine guys in France invented an activity they called l’art du déplacement. They named themselves Yamakasi – a word they borrowed from the Lingala language that can be translated as strong body, spirit or person. In 2001, Luc Besson wrote a movie with the same name that makes reference […]

The 5 Best Skateparks in the World

The 5 Best Skateparks in the World

Did you know the first skatepark was built in Tucson, Arizona in 1965? Skating has sure come along way since then. The times when skaters had to sneak around for the best surfaces and obstacles are long gone.  You can find skateparks to tear up the floor all over the world. We have selected our […]

DARK DOG Enduro Team at the Enduro World Series

DARK DOG Enduro Team at the Enduro World Series

The DARK DOG Enduro Team is competing in the Enduro World Series (EWS) this season. On our blog they tell us about their experience during the first race in Nevados de Chillán last month: Pedro Barros, racer in the expert category for the DARK DOG Enduro Team tells us: “A party, a competition, or a […]

Most amazing skate news of the month

Most amazing skate news of the month

When something manages to stand out amongst all the online clutter, you just know it must be truly amazing. So, put your hands together for the most amazing skate news of the month. 1. Back to the future with the HUVr board If you were born in the 80’s you most likely grew up watching […]

The hall of fame of skate photographers

The hall of fame of skate photographers

As the object is always in motion, skate photography is a genre in which seconds can decide about fail or success. Capturing the tricks in the right moment from the right angle and make them look simply spectacular, requires a mix of technical knowledge, intuition, innovation and true spirit of skating. Ever ask yourself who´s […]

DAKAR 2014: DARK DOG rider Nelson Sanabria reaches his goal!

DAKAR 2014: DARK DOG rider Nelson Sanabria reaches his goal!

After 13 days of intense competition and a stage of 9,000 km through Argentina, Bolivia and Chile the 35th edition of Dakar Rally 2014 was completed on the 18th January in Valparaiso, Chile. And as it is the longest and most complicated rally in the world, all participants that reached the end can be considered authentic […]