January 20th, 2016
Kevin Hoefler on Ricta Wheels

Kevin is a well known name in the skate scene, specially after winning the Street League Final in 2015.

Kevin just dropped a part for Ricta Wheels.

November 2nd, 2015
Nyah Huston New Video Part

Like him or not. But this guy is pushing skateboarding like Tony Hawk, Gonz or Natas in their days.
I think Nyah (Ricta WheelsMob Grip) is a proof that Aliens exist.

This is some next level stuff.


September 10th, 2014
David Loy – Birdhouse Pro Part

For all the ones who missed David Loy (Birdhouse SkateboardsBones BearingsRicta WheelsMob Grip) ripping in Switzerland with the Bones Bearings Team a couple of days ago. This kid is not just a amazing all-round skateboarder, he’s also a party beast and a super nice guy.

Share this post on your FB Wall, like illumate and win a signed David Loy Birdhouse Deck.  POP SOME BOTTLES!


August 8th, 2014
Louie Lopez – Flip “3” Raw

Louie Lopez (Flip SkateboardsBones BearingsIndependent TruckRicta WheelsMob Grip) recently was in Switzerland with the Flip Team just a few weeks ago.  Besides being a very nice guy, he’s obviously ripping like a devil. Check out the raw footage of his part from the Flip”3″ Video and get the amazed by how hard some tricks look without music.


July 22nd, 2014
Flip `3` Video

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.

June 17th, 2014
Converse welcomes Louie Lopez

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.

May 4th, 2014
Jonny Giger – Left Over Part

Jonny Giger (Silver TrucksRicta WheelsBlack Panther BearingsShorty’s HardwareMob Grip) just released his Left Over Part!
Enjoy the best Late Flips the world has ever seen.
I can’t wait to see his Full Part!!!  

April 28th, 2014
Jonny Giger’s Leftover Part

3 illumate Team rider are injured at the moment. Simon Stricker (FlipBones WheelsBones Bearings, Silver TrucksMob GripShorty’s Hardware) tore some muscles in Berlin, Fabio Martin (Independent TrucksRicta WheelsSwiss BonesMob Grip) tweaked his ankle an the Team Battle in Laax and and Jonny Giger (Silver TrucksRicta WheelsBlack Panther BearingsShorty’s HardwareMob Grip) also tore some ligaments on his foot skating the streets of the Rhein valley. Jonny used his “out” to edit a trailer of his coming leftover clip 🙂


March 26th, 2014
Monster Energy Drink welcomes Curren Caples

Curren Caples(Flip Skateboards,Ricta Wheels, Independent Trucks, Mob Grip, Bones Bearings) got a new sponsor. It`s Monster Energy Drink. So he took Alex Perelson, PLG and the great filmer Russell Houghten to Arto Saari`s backyard pool and the result was this great welcome clip.

March 22nd, 2014
Bob Burnquist`s Floating Skate Ramp

Bob Burnquist(Flip Skateboards, Independent Trucks, Ricta Wheels) is a living legend. After skating the mega ramp and being a big pioneer for skateboarding somebody was asking him about his biggest dream. The dream was a floating miniramp. After 300 man hours the whole work was done and once again he was the first, but now on water.

March 17th, 2014
Tom Asta Pro Spotlight

Tom Asta (Ricta Wheels, FKD Bearings, Mob Grip) has proofen many times that he well deserves the Pro status. Tom has a great Style, a huge bag of Tech Tricks and big balls to nail all the gnarly shit.

Check out his Pro Spotlight.

March 13th, 2014
David Gonzales at the NHS headquarter

Between demos and tour life David Gonzales(Flip Skateboards,Independent Trucks,Mob Grip and Ricta Wheels) found some time to visit the NHS headquarter and get some new stuff from his sponsors. Taking a trolley he is getting everything what he needs.A dream, which a lot of non-sponsored young skater would like to live. After filling up the trolley David is starting to skate and shows us that he really deserves his sponsors.


March 5th, 2014
Jonny Giger qualified for Battle at the Berrics 7

illumate Teamrider Jonny Giger (Silver Trucks, Ricta Wheels, Black Panther Bearings, Shorty’s Hardware, Mob Grip) just got announced to be qualified for the Battle at the Berrics 7.

Congrats Jonny and good Luck!


February 25th, 2014
FKD Bearings welcomes Tom Asta

Tom Asta(Ricta Wheels, FKD Bearings ) is the new rider for FKD Bearings. For all that he put out his Ricta Wheels welcome part last week, he still has enough footage to fill a second clip for his new sponsor. A short clip, but full of hard tricks.

February 20th, 2014
Ricta Wheel Dynamics welcomes Tom Asta

East Coast ripper Tom Asta , joins team with Nyjah Huston, Brandon Westgate, David Gonzales, Tom Penny and Greg Lutzka on Ricta‘s roster.
Check out his Welcome Clip: