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Rowan Zorilla Cold Call

Rowan ZorillaChris Nieratko cornered red hot Baker Skateboards am, Rowan Zorilla, and sat him down to discuss partying at Nyjah’s, getting robbed in Germany, Baker 4 and obviously, the Vans video. Read on.

etnies Welcomes Chris Joslin

etnies has proudly added Hawaiian Gardens native, Chris Joslin, to its skateboarding team. This relatively unknown amateur’s relentless commitment to perfection has him stacking mountains of footage for the upcoming Plan B video, “TRUE” as he’s been skating in etnies’ Marana Og, on many filming missions. Soon enough, he will surely become a household name in the world of skateboarding.

“Chris Joslin is one of the most talented, consistent skateboarders on the planet! His heart and his drive to skate are unmatched! Get ready world!” – Ryan Sheckler

Kimberley Diamond Cup 2014 Results

YouTube Preview ImageThe fourth annual Kimberley Diamond Cup World Skateboarding Championships took place over this past weekend in Kimberley, South Africa. Plenty of top skaters showed up to compete, entertain and inspire with Lil John in attendance as well. Have a look at The Boardr’s highlight reel (amongst others) and see just how Nyjah Huston was eliminated in the final rounds of the head to head Street competition. Brazil’s darkhorse, Kelvin Hoefler snatched up the $100,000 this year. Fully deserved.

Final Results
Womens Street

1. Samarria Brevard
2. Alexis Sablone
3. Pamela Rosa
4. Lacey Baker
5. Rachel Reinhard
6. Alana Smith
7. Julia Brueckler
8. Marisa Del Santo

Street
1. Kelvin Hoefler
2. Tommy Fynn
3. Louie Lopez
4. Nassim Guammaz
5. Nyjah Huston
6. Micky Papa
7. Tyson Bowerbnak
8. TJ Rogers

Vert
1. Jimmy Wilkins
2. Sandro Dias
3. Elliot Sloan
4. Andy Macdonald
5. Pierre Luc Gagnon
6. Rony Gomes
7. Jono Schwan
8. Italo Penarrubia

Mini Mega
1. Jono Schwan
2. Elliot Sloan
3. Clay Kreiner
4. Mitch Brusco
5. Trey Wood
6. Andy Macdonald
7. Edgard “Vovo” Pereira
8. Marcelo Bastos

El Gato Classic Rolls Towards Palm Springs

YouTube Preview ImageVeteran vert skateboarding and bowlriding pioneer Eddie Elguera has taken to social media and is pleased to announce the launch of his El Gato Classic in Palm Springs, California. This celebrated event with many of skateboarding’s progressive bowlriding legends will take place on January 23-25th. For more info you can go to the official El Gato Classic website.

FTC Preps Backyard – For The Cash 4


With the support of Levi’s® Skateboarding, FTC’s founder Kent Uyehara is pleased to host the shop’s For The Cash contest once again in its backyard this Monday, October 29th.
Check the preview and stay tuned to TWSkateboarding for coverage and recaps of the action.

Adobe + Girl Design Contest

Adobe Girl ArtGirl Skateboards has partnered with Adobe to find four talented students to create a limited edition line of boards for their Spring 2015 catalog.

Get creative and tag your best work on Behance with #madethis and #girlskateboards to be considered. All entrants and artists can tag their illustrations, photos, videos, graphic designs or whatever you got. Winners will be picked on Oct. 13.

For more info on how to apply, go to www.adobe.com/students.