Skateboards are the preferred method of transport for many, but one of the problems have always been stairs. Knowing how busy large cities get preventing a mega ollie or rail grind, you’ll have to pick up the board and walk down stairs, which can be an inconvenience. Introducing the Stair-Rover, an 8-wheeled longboard that solves this problem once and for all. Continue reading for two videos and more information.
It was created to realize a ‘dream to surf the city’ by a United Kingdom-based team, led by designer Po-Chih Lai. This eight-wheeled gadget not only lets riders coast through the city streets, but also surf down a flight of stairs without ever needing to get off the board.