TOM SIMS – 1950-2012 - RIP THE LEGEND

  Posted by sneakerfreaker on Friday 14th September, 2012 @ 09:46 GMT News Category: World Events | Visited 2166 times
We found out that Tom Sims the founder of Sims Snowboards and Sims Skateboards passed away on the 12th of September from a apparent heart attack ages 62.

This is really said news to hear and our thought go to his family and friends.
Here is some info that some of you may not know what Tom Sims brought to snowboarding scene.

1. He created the first metal edged snowboard
2. He created the first snowboarding Half Pipe
3. He created the first freestyle snowboard
4. He created the first pro-model snowboard
5. He created the world’s first longboards for skateboarding in 1975.

Check out a really good article on Salty Peaks website
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