2013 April

Gerwer and Hewitt Eagleizeit

Frank Gerwer and Peter Hewitt seize the power to #Eagleizeit in this short clip brought to you by Anti Hero. Roscoe makes a cameo appearance as well.

Pedro Barros Dominates Brazilian Skateboard Park Event

For the third time in just four years, Brazil’s Pedro Barros annihilated the X Games Skateboard Park competition to post the highest points on home turf.

Check the complete story, check out the recap at XGames.com.

Final Results
1. Pedro Barros
2. Rune Glifberg
3. Ben Hatchell
4. Andy Macdonald
5. Kevin Kowalski
6. Aaron “Jaws” Hamoki

Inside The Line: UXA For ESPN

New York’s UXA label continues its media push for their latest collaboration with Mark Gonzales in this feature for Espn.com.

Bucky Lasek Takes Gold In Vert

The Iguacu Falls of Brazil served as an amazing background for the X-Games Vert event this weekend in Foz do Iguacu. A couple of Brazilian natives, Sandro Dias and Macelo Bastos, found themselves bested by Bucky Lasek in the finals. For the complete story, check out the recap at XGames.com.

Final Results
1. Bucky Lasek
2. Sandro Dias
3. Marcelo Bastos
4. Andy Macdonald
5. Danny Mayer
6. Tom Schaar
7. Pierre-Luc Gagnon
8. Bob Burnquist

Nyjah Huston Gets The Gold In Brazil

With a bag of tricks that included 360 flip 5-0’s and nollie heelflip backside lipslides to fakie, Nyjah Huston found himself atop the leader board once again at the inaugural Street League Skateboarding(SLS) World Tour Pro Series event as part of the new X Games’ global expansion in Foz do Iguacu, Brazil. Sean Malto finished in second place and Torey Pudwill rounded out the top three.

For more information on how the finals unfolded visit either StreetLeague.com or XGames.com.

Final Results
1. Nyjah Huston
2. Sean Malto
3. Torey Pudwill
4. Luan Oliveira
5. Chaz Ortiz
6. Shane O’Neill
7. Mikey Taylor
8. Tom Asta

Skateboarder Magazine Releases Digital Issue


Skateboarder Magazine has released its new fully interactive digital issue. For optimal viewing, download the app and have a look on an iPad. They’ve also produced a limited premium print run of this issue which they will continue to release with each issue in the months ahead. The best of both worlds.