Hey all you locals, Skate Warehouseis stoked to announce Element Skateboards at the 2013 Make It Count International Skate Contest Series at the A-Town Skate Part in Atascadero, CA on Saturday March 2nd at 5493 Traffic Way, Atascadero, CA 93422. Contest starts at 1pm and registration at noon.
The contest will feature Element guest judge Nick Garcia. Entry fee is one canned food item and all canned food collected will go to local food banks. There will be two age divisions, 13 and under and 14 and up/sponsored. A jam session format and high ollie contest are planned. Free food will be on hand for contest entrants. Registration starts at noon and contest starts at 1pm.
Win an experience of a lifetime, a trip to the finals at Element YMCA Skate Camp and The Berrics. Overall contest winner receives an all expenses paid trip to join fellow winners from around the globe at the Element YMCA Camp for the chance to compete for Element sponsorship, followed by a day at The Berrics with the Element team, July 2013.
Skate Warehouse is stoked to announce another new brand we’re carrying at the shop and online. Brew Swet is made up of some local homies and pretty soon we’re going to be selling their shit, like killer t-shirts and all that. Head over to the Brew Swet website to learn more about the company.
So if you’re in or around the San Luis Obispo area on Saturday June 16th make sure to get yourself to the Brew Swet video premiere at SLO Brew. It is sure to be a good time, with opening video Trailblazin’. There will be a $5 cover and the show starts at 7pm at SLO Brew in downtown San Luis. Prepare to be Bummed!
Skate Warehouse is stoked to be attending this years 8th Annual Pro-Tec Pool Party, happening on May 12th. The live Pool Party webcast will stream from 2:00 pm to 9:30 pm PST. You can also view for free through the Vans Live 2.0 app on your iPhone or iPad and right here on Android smartphones.
Check out the video below and stay tuned at the go skate blog after the event for killer pics from our guys going.
News for Ryan Sheckler’s 3rd Annual Skate For A Cause event is hot on the press. The event will be held at the etnies skatepark in Lake Forest, California on Saturday May, 5, 2012 with all proceeds going to the A.Skate Foundation.
The Great Desert Pool Duel Invitational’s 1st Annual event happened at Billy Runaway’s Palmdale, California residence last Saturday. The event included a giant left hand kidney bowl and a bunch of riders. Watch the footage here and take a look at the outcome below.
1. Tristan Rennie – $400
2. Kevin Kowalski – $300
3. Ben Raybourn – $200
4. Jake Reuter – $100
DEFECT Mag Best Trick Over Shallow Stairs
Ryan Johnson – Backside Ollie – $200
Black Star Beer Best Trick Over Stairs/Death Box
Kevin Kowalski – Backside Smith – $200
Black Leather Racing Best Line Of The Day
Kevin Kowalski – $200
Waiting For Lightning, Danny Way’s bio-pic premiered last night, April 10th, at the ArcLight Cinerama Dome in Hollywood. The turn out was good, and so was the response.
For ten years Way has been in the process of building a Mega ramp in his Kauai backyard. He’s finally done. Waiting For Lighting is the story of how it came to be, with special appearances by many, including Colin McKay, Brian Harper, Christian Hosoi, Skin Philips, Jacob Rosenberg, J. Grant Brittian, Jake Phelps, and more.
We’ve got the trailer and some pictures from the event below.
Friday, April 6 (also known as tomorrow) members of Girl Skateboards‘ The Art Dump will be putting on a group art show at THIS Los Angeles, featuring work from Andy Jenkins, Eric Anthony, Hershel Baltrotsky, Michael Coleman, Christian Morin, Andy Mueller, and Chris Waycott. Wish we were going.