The results are in for 2013′s Skateboarding Hall of Fame Inductees and Icons. These influential and legendary skaters and founders of skateboarding will be inducted at the 4th Annual Skateboarding Hall of Fame Awards Ceremony on May 9th, 2013 at the Sheraton park Hotell in Anaheim, CA. Tickets are on sale right now. All proceeds benefit the not-for-profit efforts of the Skateboarding Hall of Fame and the Go Skateboarding Foundation’s Just One Board initiative.
1960s – Woody Woodward
1970s – Era One – Tom Sims
1970s – Era Two – Alan “Ollie” Gelfand
1980s – Era One – Rodney Mullen
1980s – Era Two – Christian Hosoi
1960s – Female – Wendy Bearer Bull
1970s – Female – Laura Thornhill Caswell
2013 Icon Awards
NHS – Richard Novak (Founder), Jay Shuirman (Founder), Bob Denike (1987), Tim Piumarta (1977), Jeff Kendall (1984)
Matix Clothing takes a glimpse into the history of Daewon Song which includes his early years growing up in the South Bay, his early skate influences, and starting Matix Clothing with the Dunlap brothers and Tim Gavin.
Filmed and edited by Jon Fitisemanu addition filming by Ryan Dearth
Skateboarder Magazine has posted up an exclusive and lengthy interview with Joey Pepper where he discusses living in Brooklyn, skating with Zared, sponsorship changes, moving things froward with Expedition and fighting Rob Welsh at one time in his life.
DC Shoes has just launched the teaser for “The Evan Smith Experience”, a new Evan video part dropping on March 21st, 2013.
With his unique approach to skateboarding, music, photography, and art wrapped into one project, “The Evan Smith Experience” is much more than just a typical video part. Have a look!
King Shit Mag caught up with John Cardiel where he discusses the backstory and brutality of the legendary skate session with Mark Gonzales at the LA carwash banks.