Terraplaning on Boards Hooked to Motorbike Proves Thrilling Sport (Jul, 1932)
“Terraplaning” on Boards Hooked to Motorbike Proves Thrilling Sport
SURFBOARDS, whose usual habitat is the ocean, have taken to the land in a new sport devised recently by Portland, Oregon, youngsters. The surfboards, made of ordinary planks, are pulled along over the ground at a neat clip by motorcycles, as shown below, and the participants enjoy the sport despite the ever-imminent possibility of a fractured neck, leg or arm. A clean stretch of turf makes ideal course.