Jeremy Leabres (Toy Machine, RVCA, Independent, Emerica, Pig Wheels, Bro Style) worked himself up into the PRO ranks of the Toy Machine roster. He earned big respect for his Part in Emerica’s “MADE”, his Thrasher Part “The Re-education of Jeremy Leabres”
No doubt, his Pro status is more then well deserved. Look out for Jeremy’s first Pro model soon.
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Everybody was talking about this project. Now it was time for it. Arto Saari( Flip Skateboards) got the permission to start an unique project in a cooperation with Helsinki Airport. At first he choose a group of skaters to skate the spots inside the Helsinki Airport. At the end it was a mixture of skaters from Japan, Russia, Denmark , Finland and three Flip Skateboards riders like Matt Berger( Flip Skateboards), Curren Caples (Flip Skateboards, Independent Trucks, Bones Bearings, Ricta Wheels) and Louie Lopez( Independent Trucks, Ricta Wheels, Mob Grip, Bones Bearings). The result was an unique clip with an amount of impressive tricks inside the airport. As you can see, a cooperation between skaters and a permissive airport can always bring a great result.
The roster of Habitat Skateboards is well know for style. But there is one man who was skating outside of the spotlight. It`s Alex Davis ( Habitat Skateboards, Independent Trucks). The man is one of the stylish inside some videos from the East Coast and especially at the GX1000 tapes. So the result was to collect all his footage and release a part to show his unique steez.
Some of us remember the old “Static” movies. East coast skateboarding was popular and everybody loved to see footage from Philly or New York. Ricky Oyola was the man and everybody loved him. Nowadays everything is coming back and East Coast skateboarding is becoming popular again. This part is coming from a great moviec called “STATIC IV” and Aaron Herrington( Independent Trucks, Bones Bearings) showing the best example of an east coast skater.
Give a 16 year old kid some holidays, an InterRail ticket and a guy following him with a deathlens.
Keep the videos coming…
GX 1000 are the new rough street footages video series. Every new video is filmed in a new town. This following issue is from New York. Great east coast rippers like Aaron Herrington( Independent Trucks, Bones Bearings), Jake Johnson and especially Alex Davis( Habitat Skateboards, Independent Trucks) are in this short clip. Habitat is the new brand of the Illumate Distribution. So one of the main characters in this video is for sure Alex Davis . He is one the skaters of the super stylish Habitat roster.
Here we go. Flip Skateboards decided to make a short video to introduce their great riders Alec Majerus( Flip Skateboards), Louie Lopez( Flip Skateboards, Independent Trucks, Ricta Wheels, Mob Grip, Bones Bearings) and Curren Caples( Flip Skateboards, Independent Trucks, Ricta Wheels, Mob Grip). All three are great skater and everybody of them has a different style. Those guys are definitely the future of skateboarding.
This spring, Vans Switzerland sent some of their riders off to Sicily on a skate trip. Simon Stricker (Flip, Bones Wheels, Bones Bearings, Silver Trucks, Mob Grip, Shorty’s Hardware), Sven Kilchemann (Bones Bearings, Bones Wheels), Martino Cattaneo (Independent Trucks, Bones Wheels, Bones Bearings), Yari Copt, Sergio Minnici and local Claudio Majorana were ripping the island.
Louie Lopez(Flip Skateboards, Independent Trucks, Ricta Wheels, Bones Bearings , Mob Griptate) is member of the Flip Skateboards team since some years. He grow up pretty fast and found the right way of skateboarding for him. Mixing bowl riding, street spots and some big rails Louie also didn`t foget to take an eye on his style. After a long time on Globe he became member of the Converse Skate Team. Here is the welcome clip for his new sponsor.