Real Skateboards: Thiebaud Hanging Klansman 2nd Pressing for JKC

YouTube Preview ImageThe response to Real Skateboards’ first reissue of Jim Thiebaud’s original Hanging Klansman board was huge. The lot of original 250 sold out in a few hours. Knowing that they blew it, their crew have decided to make a second pressing of 300 more with three new colored veneers for those that may have missed out on the first round.

A portion of the proceeds from these second pressing limited edition Hanging Klansman decks will go to Johnny Kicks Cancer, the go to foundation dedicated to helping kids with Leukemia. Get one or more for a great cause!

The Goons could not be contained any longer! They’ve broken out of the asylum and invaded the streets! Hide your kids and hide your wife, cause there’s no telling what these cats are capable of. The world will soon find out when “Gold Goons”, the new full length video from Gold Wheels, drops in 2014.

Gold Goons features the many skateboarding skills of: Boo Johnson, Ryan Gallant, Josh Kalis, Shmatty Chaffin, Kellen James, Terry Kennedy, Brandon Biebel, Kelly Hart, Chris Troy, Derrick Wilson, JB Gillet, Wade Desarmo, Spencer Hamilton, Keelan Dadd,Taylor McClung, Rodrigo TX, Stevie Williams, Jack Curtin, Matt Miller, Marquise Henry, PLG, Chris Brunner, Eli Reed, Pierce Brunner, Travis Glover, Dwayne Fagundes, Lenny Rivas,Kenny Hoyle, Rodrigo Petersen, Dane Vaughn, Jabari Pendleton, Will Fyock, Mikey Haywood, Marcus McBride, Diego Najera, Jeremy Murray, Carlos Iqui, Diego Garcez, Aramis Hudson, Rykeis Tyson, Furby Salcedo, Darrell Stanton, and more.

Vans to Release the Crockett Pro Shoe

Vans has proudly announced that they will be releasing the all-new Vans Crockett Pro this spring.

From the press release: The introductory signature model from Richmond, Virginia’s Gilbert Crockett is a union of craft and science featuring Vans’ revolutionary WaffleCup bottom unit construction and fully-fused DuraCap upper reinforcement technologies. An amalgamation of materials and workmanship with simple yet practical design, the Vans Crockett Pro affords skateboarders the ultimate synthesis of durability and support with grip and responsiveness in levels currently unmatched by any other maker.

Civilware with Geoff Rowley

Civilware Service Corporation is an online destination for exclusive products which was founded on 07.04.13 by legendary skateboarder Geoff Rowley. The company’s philosophy is simple: When you ask for a person’s attention – their time and money – you need to return that gesture with an unparalleled level of commitment.

“You can forget the pre-conceived notion that Civilware is ‘just’ another Outdoor brand, we’re much more than that.” — states Rowley.

Almost Impact Construction: Willow

In case you didn’t know, Willow likes his Almost Impact Construction decks.

DC Shoes: The Lynx – 20 Year Anniversary Release

YouTube Preview ImageDC’s most iconic skate shoe has returned. Originally released in 1998, the Lynx was innovative in both design and technology, and quickly became one of the most sought after shoes in skateboarding. After more than a decade since its release and in celebration of DC’s 20th anniversary, they have brought it back. Watch Josh Kalis, one of the first DC pros to be featured in the Lynx, describe impact the shoe had on skateboarding, while Matt Miller puts it down in the streets and gives you the official introduction to the new redesigned and modernized DC classic.