Reviewing the Riptide R1 — the travelling board

For quite some time, we’ve been looking for a good travelling board. Small, light and easy to carry — yet powerful enough to actually be useful as a transportation device. For the last few days we tried out the Riptide R1 electric skateboard, and it actually does the job pretty good! It’s a belt driven electric…

Britannia rules the electric skateboards? Reviewing the Ridge EL1.

The EL1 is an electric skateboard from Liverpool-based Ridge. It is inexpensive, small and light. Handy when travelling, good looking and quite fun. But is it good? After riding the board for a few weeks, we quite like it. The official price on the Ridge website is SEK 3,800 (GBP 350:-), but on amazon it’s…