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Empire Games #2 Goes Off!

Out in Montreal, the Empire Games “Wall Of Death” was truly a wild one! The concept was simple, whoever went the highest would be taking home the cash. It was Phil Dulude who was able to ride up the 8-foot transition and clear the 15ft marker and take home the victory along with $1000 cash, Justin Healey earned himself $300 coming in 2nd by clearing 14 ½ ft; Sam Lind & Cody Cormier tying for 3rd both making it over 14 ft, $100 each.

The Empire Games are Presented by Converse Cons in association with Volcom, Spitfire wheels, Polar skateboards, Exposé magazine and KingShit magazine.

Ishod Wair: Push Episode 4

With the deadline of his Push video part looming, Ishod Wair hits the schoolyards of LA to film some lines with the crew.

Stay Flared: Philadelphia

YouTube Preview Image From streets soaked in history to the classic crete of FDR, Philly is a legendary skate town. The crew shredded everything they could before heading to Paine’s Park for demo demolition.

Welcome Skateshop’s 5th Birthday Hip Session

YouTube Preview Image Welcome Skateshop in Leeds has just reached its 5th year hooking up the Leeds scene, celebrating in the time-honored tradition of a session in the Hyde Park vortex. Witness the likes of Tom Brown, Tom Harrison, Dale Starkie, Cainan McEwan, Jake Mitchell, Tom Zealand and more destroy the much loved skatepark hip, here’s to the next 5!

Brixton and Independent Trucks “Friendly Union” Collaboration

Brixton and IndyBrixton and Independent Trucks have teamed up on a special project for Fall 2015. The Brixton & Independent “Friendly Union” collection includes a vintage workwear inspired denim jacket and a hooded knit top that was inspired by an original Independent team jersey from the early ’80s. A premium hooded sweatshirt, pocket tee, key clip, wallet, snapback and beanie are also offered. Each product features custom Brixton & Independent artwork and details. Have a look and order up!

Kelvin Hoefler Wins Dew Tour Street and Streetstyle in LA

Kelvin HoeflerUnder the blazing sun and 90 degree temperatures in downtown Los Angeles, many of the world’s best professional skateboarders took to the Dew Tour’s street and streetstyle courses over the weekend. On Saturday, Brazil’s Kelvin Hoefler nailed down impressive tricks in each of the sections of the street course to take home his second straight Dew Tour win. On Sunday morning Kelvin signed in as an alternate (Ishod Wair pulled out) and continued his momentum up the hill on Broadway Street, where he took the win over Trevor Colden who skillfully landed in second and Ryan Decenzo killed it to take third place earnings.

For complete results, photos and video recaps of all the action, drop by the Dew Tour site.

Skateboard Street Final Results
1. Kelvin Hoefler
2. Louie Lopez
3. Shane O’Neill
4. Tom Asta
5. Chris Joslin
6. Trevor Colden

Skateboard Streetstyle Final Results
1. Kelvin Hoefler
2. Trevor Colden
3. Ryan Decenzo
4. Louie Lopez
5. Milton Martinez
6. Ryan Sheckler