Wes Kremer, Madars Apse, Mikey Taylor, Evan Smith, and part of the EU skate team including Josef Scott and Thaynan Costa are in Europe for the Special Delivery tour which will kicked off last week. This European tour will take the guys to some of the most influential cities and skate spots across seven countries and includes demo sessions as well as product wear testing for attendees.
etnies has released a new edit from Willow to accompany his signature colorway of the etnies Marana Vulc. Check the “Winter Warrior” footage right now.
Phil Evans and Levi’s Skateboarding released the first film from the Lightbox series. Lightbox: Grey was shot by Phil on Super 8 during a Grey trip to Malmö last Autumn with animations by Mike O Shea. Featuring the skateboarding of Darius Trabalza, Jak Pietryga, Jeremy Jones, Joe Gavin, John Bell and Luka Pinto and an original soundtrack by Irish producer, Gibbo.
Last week, the International Association of Skateboard Companies (IASC) and the International Skateboarding Hall of Fame (ISHOF) joined more than 500 guests from the skateboard community to honor and induct six men and three women – Brian Logan (1960s), Henry Hester (1970s, Era One), Duane Peters (1970s, Era Two), Neil Blender (1980s, Era One), Chris Miller (1980s, Era Two), John Cardiel (1990s), Robin Logan (1970s), Cara-Beth Burnside (1980s), and Elissa Steamer (1990s). In addition, Icon Awards were presented to Steve Van Doren, James O’Mahoney and Tracker Trucks.
All proceeds from the event benefit the not-for-profit efforts of the Skateboarding Hall of Fame and the Go Skateboarding Foundation’s Just One Board initiative.
Created in 2009, The Skateboarding Hall of Fame recognizes and honors the history of skateboarding and those influential figures who have significantly shaped skateboarding and our culture throughout the years.
The New Balance Skateboarding team hits the schoolyard in this cinematic piece of creativeness filmed and edited by Russell Houghten.