2013 April

Compete at X Games in 2013 with Red Bull Phenom

toutRed Bull has launched Red Bull Phenom, an online search for skilled young guns all over the planet.

To enter, you simply need to submit a 60-second video of yourself pulling off your best moves and register at redbullphenom.com between April 8th to June 17th. The videos will then be judged on talent, performance and style by skate icon Steve Caballero.

The six best skate street ‘phenoms’ will receive a once-in-a-lifetime all-expenses paid trip to the X Games in Los Angeles this August where they will compete against each other for a chance to have their own video profile produced by Red Bull.

Comments Steve Caballero: “Our industry has exploded and there are so many riders working their way up the ranks. Red Bull Phenom is your chance to get noticed!”

* Note – The competition is open to non-pros between the ages of 13 and 19. All you have to do to enter is upload your video to YouTube using the key words “Red Bull Phenom” and then submit the video link and other information onto redbullphenom.com. Full entry details and rules can also be found on the website.

Focus Skate Mag Expands Coverage

tout In their continuing effort to promote the East Coast skate scene, Focus Skate Mag is expanding their readership.

Starting with their next issue, Focus will also be released online as a FREE digital edition readable across the web and all mobile platforms, yup worldwide. Their upcoming 8-Year Anniversary Issue drops next month.

Yes On Wes!

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Join the movement to legalize Wes Kremer’s new DC Shoe pro model shoe, the Wes Kremer Pro!

Vans to Release Cab Lite

tout Building on and inspired by the one of the greatest skate shoes of all time, skateboarding legend Steve Caballero’s newest Vans model is designed specifically for ultralight skate performance.

Featuring a special Pro Vulc single-wrap construction along with Vans Ultracush Lite footbed technology, the Cab Lite modernizes the classic outsole design of the Half Cab, but remains authentic with its Vans original waffle sole. Vans Pro Skate Lite footwear models weigh in 30% lighter than traditional styles. The Cab Lite is unveils this spring.

PHXAM 2013 Results

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The desert temps heated up throughout the weekend as numerous up-and-comers and young guns convened for at Phoenix’s Desert West Skatepark for PHXAM2013. In the finals, Brazilian Adriano Lachovski took home the victory with consistency matched with solid technical street skills.

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Weekend Buzz: Richie Jackson and Sierra Fellers – Pt. 1

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This week, in part 1 of 2, Sierra Fellers & Richie Jackson stopped by to discuss their religious beliefs, attention seeking, Dali, friendship, compassion, skateboarding outside the box, The Illusion, Hook, moustache life, fashion, gay man love in the Death video, Giovanni Reda impressions, and more, all while Richie takes over production of the show.