Thursday, February 28, 2013

RED BULL - DEFEAT


New Red Bull ad.

KEEP DISCOVERING JAPAN


On a recent adventure Nyjah Huston, Nick Garcia, Mark Appleyard and Levi Brown headed out for a week in the the land of the rising sun... Japan. There the team met up with Element Japan riders to skate the streets, put on a demo and discover new terrain. Also check out the new Skateboarder Magazine where you'll find an article on this tour with photography by Brian Gaberman.

FLOW RIPPER MATT GOTTWIG


THINK Skateboards presents Flow Ripper Matt Gottwig.

Wednesday, February 27, 2013

VANS BOWL-A-RAMA


Sunday, February 24th, 2013 @ Bondi Skatepark, Bondi Beach, Australia.
$100,000 prize purse. World Cup Skateboarding.

INSPIRED BY KOSTON : CORY KENNEDY


Cory Kennedy speaks on the incomparable influence that Eric Koston has had on both him personally and the world of skateboarding as a whole. #RESPECTTHEPAST.

WORLD'S MOST INSANE ROPE SWING


 Best Canyon Cliff Jump.

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

PLAN B RYAN SHECKLER TEASER



ADIDAS SKATEBOARD SILAS TOKYO


In the darkness of the night, Silas Baxter-Neal took the streets of Tokyo, a giant megalopolis in Japan. The adidas Skateboarding sponsored rider rode with a compact crew, exploring and hitting various spots. Unlike Western cities, Tokyo’s infrastructure is very clean and organized, making it a breeze to skate. The versatile skating style of Baxter-Neal is a marvel to watch, as are the interesting objects he tackles in this video. Despite his top form, there are several slams in the video to show that nothing is as easy as it seems in these clips.

GLASS SNOWBOARD


For this month's episode, Signal Snowboards' Founder Dave Lee leaves the factory to travel across the sea to an Italian glass factory to create a handmade glass snowboard—the most delicate build to date! The glass snowboard is cut, pressed, tempered, and ever so carefully transported to the slopes. Signal Snowboards Italian team rider Giorgio "Iannino" Morell takes it for the all important test ride at Abetone ski resort in Tuscany. See how this glass artwork performs under pressure—will it slide or shatter?

Monday, February 25, 2013

BATB 6 MOOSE BASTIEN SALABANZI JOHAN STUCKEY AARON SNYDER



BATB 6 - CARLOS RIBEIRO vs PJ LADD


BATB 6 CARLOS RIBEIRO PJ LADD STEEZUS CHRIST JOHAN STUCKEY 

ART BASEL MIAMI 2012


Each year in alignment with the Art Basel show, graffiti and street artists from around America and the world descend upon Miami's Wynwood district to rejuvenate the area with a fresh coat of paint. Following a tradition started by Primary Flight, Wynwood has evolved from a bleak industrial environment into one full of life and culture. In December 2012 Lea Bruno photography travelled to Miami to capture the festivities and find out what it's all about.

Friday, February 22, 2013

TOP 3 SONGS OF THE WEEK

 
 C-RO FR ASAF AVIDAN - MAYBE YOU ARE
 
SIKAI FT XV - FALLING STAR


DAVID DOUGLAS - CALIFORNIA POPPY (MARIUS REMIX)

DISTREETO & GROUND CONTROL UNITED



ELEMENT "KEEP DISCOVERING" CALIFORNIA


The Element team took the newest collection of product, and hit the road on a quest through our own backyard; California.
Starring: Boo Johnson, Chad Tim Tim, Chase Webb, Ethan Loy, Levi Brown, Madars Apse, Mark Appleyard, Mason Silva, Nick Garcia, Nyjah Huston, and Trent McClung

MARK APPLEYARD COVER


Oliver Barton captured Mark Appleyard's body jar at this 80s backyard pool party for Element's Skate & Create cover. Hear how it all went down from Mark himself.

Thursday, February 21, 2013

SHANE BORLAND @ CHANNEL PARK


Shane Borland is an absolute pleasure to watch skate. With a mix of classic tricks and new progression his speed and flow at Channel Skatepark in San Pedro, CA is unmatched.

RED BULL ULTRA WINNING RUN


Check out Gigi Rüf's winning run at the ultimate snowboarding competition, Red Bull Ultra Natural 2013. In the end, Austria's Gigi Rüf stood on top of the podium after putting together a creative run showcasing his unique style, utilizing a variety of both the natural and man-made features on the mile long course.

PAUL RODRIGUEZ LIFE: STREET CAMERA


Previewed in parts one and two of the penultimate installment of the Paul Rodriguez “Life” documentary series, P-Rod’s part from City Stars’ 2001 “Street Cinema” video is recreated in full in this final chapter. Shot at the Berrics, the 2013 sequences are shown side by side with the original 2001 footage, Paul’s first ever full-length street part. The bravura performance features 48 tricks in all, captured in a span of 24 hours by original shooter Heath Brinkley. Paul observes that even twelve years later, “The whole gang is still here doing it — so sick!”

Tuesday, February 19, 2013

TAKE THE CAKE - WEST 49 - DAY ONE


This was a super fun day. Met so many talented skaters like Manny Santiago, Nyjah Huston, Chris Cole, Mark Appleyard and many more. This was day one. The AM qualifiers. Pros also made a special appearance in this. Stay tuned for day 2. The Finals...

JUSTIN STRUBING AND FRIENDS


Straight to the Internet with Justin Strubing and friends featuring Clint Peterson, Paul Shier, Patrick Melcher and Marius Syvanen shredding the Santa Clarita skatepark.

BANGIN! MIKE VALLELY


Mike Vallely killing it at the Berrics.

Monday, February 18, 2013

TJ ROGERS SUNDAY FUNDAY @ SKATE LOFT...


Filmed a Sunday Funday with Teej and a couple of the homies a few weeks ago at one of Toronto's only indoor skateparks... SKATE LOFT! Turned out pretty tight, hope y'all like it. ENJOI!

RED BULL PERSPECTIVE - A SKATEBOARD FILM


A cinematic journey through the eyes of skateboarding's elite

Meshing Hollywood quality cinematography with the highest caliber skaters, join Ryan Sheckler (San Clemente), Torey Pudwill (Simi Valley), Ryan Decenzo (Vancouver) and Zered Bassett (New York), on a journey from their hometowns to common ground, to learn how where they come from colors their approach to new terrain.

PAUL RODRIGUEZ LIFE : STREET CINEMA RECREATED


Pro skateboarder Paul Rodriguez takes over the Berrics to recreate his first full part from the 2001 City Stars video release "Street Cinema." P-Rod along with his original filmer Heath Brinkley give themselves 24-hours to shoot all 48-tricks including the main shot. The experience gives Paul an opportunity to put into perspective how long of a road it's been, and just how far he has come.
Series produced by Steve Berra.

Friday, February 15, 2013

TOP 3 SONGS OF THE WEEK


GOLD FIELDS - DARK AGAIN


HOLY GHOST - WAIT AND SEE (FLIGHT FACILITIES REMIX)


NOMADS FT THE WEEKEND

A BLONDE AND A GREAT WHITE SHARK


This year on Valentine's Day, celebrate the love we have for the natural world around us. Join freediver Ocean Ramsey as she shares a quiet moment with a Great White Shark.

BACKFLIP SLAMS - ADAM MILLER

 

Before Adam Miller made his backflip down 6 stairs, he punished himself in the street for two days trying to make the trick. On the third day, and the last of Adam's trip to San Diego, it actually hailed in Southern CA, making skating outside impossible. Adam says he's coming back for sure.

RED BULL PERSPECTIVE


Four street skaters from four different environments meet in one place for the ultimate short film. Red Bull Perspective brings Ryan Sheckler, Ryan Decenzo, Torey Pudwill and Zered Bassett together in Phoenix, Arizona, with the sole purpose of pushing their sport to new heights.

Thursday, February 14, 2013

DAVIS TORGERSON vs MORGAN SMITH


DAVIS TORGERSON vs MORGAN SMITH

SOUTHERN SWELL FROM HELL


Today we're heading down south to Tasmania to try and find some big waves.
The lads don't disappoint finding some huge barrels and taking a few big hits along the way.

BATTLE COMMANDER - JAMIE THOMAS 2013


The Battle Commander not only leads the troops into battle, but also plans attacks and formulates strategies. He is often both the brain and the brawn behind the army. Inside the Berrics, this position is now held by Jamie Thomas.

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

PRETTY SWEET MIND BLOWING LEFTOVERS


The Pretty Sweet Lost & Filmed Re-edit Contest Entry, edited by John Sandlin.

RASKO in da HOOD!


Rasko graffiti writer from Russia showing some skills.
http://instagram.com/rasko1/

BATTLE COMMANDER - JAMIE THOMAS


The Battle Commander not only leads the troops into battle, but also plans attacks and formulates strategies. He is often both the brain and the brawn behind the army. Inside the Berrics, this position is now held by Jamie Thomas.

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

DC SHOES: ROBBIE MADDISON'S AIR.CRAFT


It's finally arrived. We're proud to present the very first DC TeamWorks video: Robbie Maddison's AIR.CRAFT. Filmed in a military service airplane graveyard in Tucson, Arizona this short film showcases Robbie's legendary freestyle motocross skills.

WHATS THE STORY : NICK DOMPIERRE


Check out Skateboarder's new video segment called 'What's The Story'. This first segment features Nick Dompierre explaining why he dropped completely out of sight from the skate industry over a year ago after breaking his neck and other personal problems that he takes full responsibility for. His stories are insane so you don't want to miss this. We're glad Nick is doing better and back on his board. The man is a beast! All the footage in the video is from before Nick's accident. Some of it is DC footage and the rest is old Adio footage.

SKATEBOARDER BACKFLIPS DOWN 6 STAIRS


Adam Miller does the first ever gainer backflip from one skateboard to another down six stairs!

Monday, February 11, 2013

MATT MILLER vs PAUL RODRIGUEZ


Battle At The Berrics 6 - MATT MILLER vs PAUL RODRIGUEZ

BRAD MCCLAIN


Brad McClain has some new footage out. It’s insane as you would expect. Click through to get hyped!

WAVE ROCK


Helmed together by atmospheric online sports filmographers Infinity ListMercedes-Benz magazine mb! highlights Australian pro BMX biker Danny Campbell in its latest feature. Here, the 23-year-old rider flaunts his skills on the striking silhouette of Wave Rock — a natural 14-meter-high, 110-meter-long organic wave-shaped granite rock, or in the eyes of Campbell, an over-vert quarter pipe. Shot over three days far from a remote civilization, Campbell challenges history to be the first to drop into the iconic landmark. The short clip captures the landscape’s jaw-dropping significance, in addition to Campbell’s ability to challenge dangerous territory with aplomb ease.

SUPRA'S ASIA TOUR VIDEO


Watch Stevie Williams, Erik Ellington, Lizard King, Neen Williams, Kevin Romar, Boo Johnson, Keelan Dadd, Spencer Hamilton, and Bjorn Johnston as they tear through Asia in this video that documents last year's tour. From vending machines and bullet trains in Japan, to maniacal manuals in a thrilla in Manila, to giant demos in Osaka, Taipei, and Hong Kong, the SUPRA 2012 Asia Tour was one of the best of the year.

I DONT GIVE A F*CK MURAL


Recently gracing our viral pages for the release of his latest short film “Love Henrietta,” French artist André Saraiva is back with another video highlighting a famous work of his from a few years back. Commissioned in 1998 by the Enrico Navarra Art Gallery in Le Muy, France to create a giant outdoors mural, the graffiti artist turned night club mogul decided to tag the wall in bold pink lettering with a massive phrase many of us advertise all too often, simply “I Don’t Give A Fuck.” At the end of the time-lapsed video, Saraiva jumps aboard a helicopter to gain a better perspective of his commissioned piece.

Friday, February 8, 2013

Thursday, February 7, 2013

MATRIZ SKATE SHOP


Matriz is Rodrigo Tx and Cezar Gordo's skate shop located in Porto Alegre, Brazil. They celebrated their 11th anniversary with a contest and many of Brazil's finest come out to support the shop and skate.

WHOOPS


Basically, we ended up building jump ramps and taking them to various things when our original idea was to do some stunt-like mega obstacles. But of course the police and security of the world made those big ideas impossible, and now we have this. 
WHOOPS!—Ed Templeton
Featuring Billy Marks (New Era MVP), Ed Templeton, Leo Romero, Johnny Layton, Josh Harmony, Matt Bennett, Ryan Spencer, Jeremy Leabres, and Blake Carpenter

CLICHE SKATEBOARDS BON VOYAGE TEASER


Bon Voyage trailer # 2 featuring Lucas Puig, Sammy Winter, Pete Eldridge, JB Gillet, Flo Mirtain, Charles Collet, Lem Villemin, Javier Mendizabal, Jeremie Daclin, Andrew Brophy, Daniel Espinoza, Joey Brezinski, Adrien Coillard, Max Geronzi and Kevin Bradley.
Filmed and directed by Boris Proust

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

DAVIS TORGERSON vs MORGAN SMITH


Pretty sick battle between Davis Torgerson vs Morgan Smith at the Berrics.

GOPRO SHAUN WHITE'S "YOU WROTE THE SONG"


"You wrote the song. Now you just play it." Here's look at what it takes to win, as told by snowboarder Shaun White. Tune in today to watch Shaun compete in Men's Slopestyle Finals at the Winter X Games in Aspen, Colorado!

FEW WORDS TEASER


Quiksilver Presents Candide Thovex's first feature-length film FEW WORDS.

Tuesday, February 5, 2013

EAZY HANDLE FOR SONY FS 700


This is a video explaining one of our new products, our custom handle for the Sony FS 700 camera.
This video shows you the easy steps of getting our handle on the FS 700, also footage shot with the handle on a typical skate session, and it's over all flexibility with compensating different weighted lenses.

SKATE AND CREATE "FROM DAWN TILL DUSK!"


Deathwish Skateboards with there Episode of "Skate and Create"

SAMMY BACA - CTAS PRO SKATE


Follow Converse Ambassador Sammy Baca for a day in the Las Vegas life of skating backyard pools, watching his son, skatepark sessions and heading home at sunset. All while wearing the Sammy inspired CONS CTAS Pro Skate.

Monday, February 4, 2013

PANORAMIC


From director Kristian Kvam Hansen: Amongst the 23 million people inhabiting Shanghai, there is a small and strong skateboard community,
Many of the individuals in this community are expats that has relocated to China for work or simply to widen their horizon with new experiences.
This video documents a year of traveling and skating throughout China, which is quickly becoming the most popular stomping grounds for amateur and professional skateboarders around the world.

PAUL RODRIGUEZ LIFE: STREET CINEMA


In 2001, Paul Rodriguez' first skate part was released in the City Stars video, "Street Cinema." It took Paul a full year to film his 48-trick part. In this episode of "Life," P-Rod and Dan Abadi attempt to recreate their full parts in one 24-hour session. New episodes dropping Tuesday's.