The third chapter of the “Making of” series is all about nailing the trick and getting the shot. It takes a good skater to pull tricks consistently, and it takes an even better photographer to make them look sick. Red Bull Skateboarding take a behind the scenes look a just what it takes to get in, get out, and get your clip like a pro.
On Valentine’s Day, Brian Downey held a food drive / best trick jam at the Soma Skatepark to benefit the homeless of San Francisco. The event was sponsored by Paradise Wheels, Lowcard, Falcon Bowse, Scum Co and Son, DLXSF, and Converse. Nick Matlin put together this recap for the Lowcard site.
Red Bull Skateboarding talks to Kevin Kowalski about wild animals, backyard bowls and going upside down, to fakie. Check out the full interview here.
The Skatepark of Tampa held their first All Ages Contest of the year last week with the Valentine’s Day Massacre presented by Dickies. Love was in the air and so was the smell of B.O. as everyone sweat out the day trying to get their best run. Check out a photo recap and the story at their website.
Hurley Beach Bowl pro prelims kick off today today from Manly, Australia. Neal Hendrix will be hosting the live webcast with Corbin Harris at 2pm Oz time which is 7pm PST and 10pm ET. Spend your Friday evening with their call of the action and tune in!