If you're tripping through Europe on your summer shred hols then you might want to bear in mind that Spain's funkiest and funnest longboard jamboree runs from 26-29th July (i.e. now!). Mucha fiesta! Musica! Much fiesta! So pack up your tents and gas cookers and make for Salinas, relaxing times and some of the world's most agile and innovative  logheads in action (Alex Knost, Joel Tudor etc .) For more info on contest accreditations, concerts etc. visit www.longboardsalinas.com.

Joel "My haircut looks like your motorbike helmet" Tudor.