This is the closest you can get to fly speeder bikes at Endor's forest

I never thought that skating through a forest was possible but—looking at this video of Andreas Wirnstl, Marco Dallago, and Luca Dallago zooming through a forest in Graz, Austria—apparently it is. It must really feel exhilarating to race like that, like driving a speeder bike in Return of the Jedi. » 5/13/14 8:24pm 5/13/14 8:24pm

One Kid's Journey On a Weed-Whacker Broom Skate Thing

We couldn't find any clue what the hell this kid is doing, so come up with your own conclusions (and caption). Looks like his dad rigged up a weed whacker to some sort of...something, and he's going tearing down the streets of London living out his wildest Harry Potter adventures. The one without Hermione, that is. [… » 6/05/08 5:20pm 6/05/08 5:20pm

Orbit Wheel Skates are Like Roller Blades, Just Less Fun

These Orbitwheel skates aren't quite rollerblades, they aren't quite skateboards and they aren't quite a trip to the emergency room, but they're pretty close to all three. They're essentially wheels that you slip your feet through the middle of, letting you scoot around sideways until you go over a curb or a rut… » 3/11/08 10:45am 3/11/08 10:45am

Super Inline 720 Skates Let SK8Rz Go Sideways and Spin

Before hell freezes over, let's try a bit of in-line skating, but these skates offer more than that. Strap on a pair of Kian Khuan's 720 inline skates, and a whole new dimension is laid out before us, because these super inline skates not only go forward and backward like any others, but can also spin 360 degrees in… » 11/02/07 8:37am 11/02/07 8:37am