Flying Strangers with Mike Blabac: Pushing

PushingOur friends at Flying Strangers have just posted a feature to highlight the most basic form of skateboarding — pushing. Have a look a some amazing photos of the push from all sorts of skaters from the eyes and creative lenswork of Mike Blabac.

Deluxe’s HELP WANTED Art Show this Friday in SF

Deluxe Art ShowThe Deluxe Art Room’s long awaited group show, HELP WANTED drops this Friday evening at San Francisco’s esteemed 111 Minna Gallery along with the premiere of 8:00AM #DELUXEWAREHOUSEVIDEO.

Here’s a sneak peak.

Here are the details: HELP WANTED presented by Deluxe – an artshow from the bowels of the Deluxe art room

Featuring Deluxe artists: Amanda Fox, Matt Cantrell, Lou Barberio, Andy Pitts, Sam Davidson, Shawn Bush, Todd Francis, Chris Bond, Gabe Morford, Dennis McNett, Mark Gonzales and other friends.

Music by Tommy Guerrero, John Cardiel and Orb.

Premiere of the 8:00AM #DELUXEWAREHOUSEVIDEO at 9pm featuring: Adam Becerra, Alex Fatemi, Adrian Vega, Alex Wolslagel, Zech Stewart and others.

Friday, July 31st Doors at 7pm
111 Minna Gallery
111 Minna Street San Francisco, CA
21 and over

30th Anniversary Screaming Hand Art Show Tour Dates

YouTube Preview ImageEarlier this month, NHS kicked of its 2015 world tour of An Art Show Celebrating Thirty Years of The Screaming Hand with the Santa Cruz team in Los Angeles. Following a great skate session at Arto Sarri’s backyard bowl, the Seventh Letter Store and Gallery hosted the event where skateboarding-centric friends, fans and luminaries gathered to view many Screaming Hand inspired art pieces and to share in the good times with artist Jim Phillips and family in attendance.

Visit the official Screaming Hand site for an audio tour, history of the hand, world tour dates and more!

Taylor Bingaman – Bones Rough Riders

YouTube Preview ImageThere’s a newer wheel formula from Bones Wheels that will literally get you rolling upon rougher terrain without much hassle. A hammered ditch, a weathered schoolyard, a backyard pool with chipped plaster, a hardpacked dirt trail and more are all skateable canvases with their Rough Riders. Check out the specs on these prime All-Terrain Formula wheels right here.

Street Canoe with Deluxe’s Damon Thorley – The Build Project

YouTube Preview ImageJay over at Street Canoe cornered Deluxe’s Damon Thorley for an insightful interview about their newest endeavor – The Build Project. Have a good read all about it through one of the guys directly involved right here!

Cody Lockwood Wins Ultrabowl 7

Cody LockwoodFor this year’s Ultrabowl 7 event in Malmö, Sweden, John Magnusson and the Bryggeriet crew moved the event to the nearby Sibbarp skatepark to mix it up. After all, it was the seventh year running of this bowl competition and change is certainly good to keep things from becoming repetitive.

Through a weekend of great skating, threats of rain, and plenty of good times and cheer, Ultrabowl 7 thrilled all in attendance with Cody Lockwood nailing down the big win. High fives to all of those that competed and attended.

Final Results
Pro/Am
1. Cody Lockwood
2. Brad McClain
3. Björn Lillesøe
4. Ty Hjortland
5. Kevin Kowalski
6. Kalle Berglind
7. Danny Leon
8. Mason Merlino

Get Set Go! Girls
1. Emma Lindgren
2. Mimmi Leckius
3. Tonje Pedersen
4. Eugenia Ginepro
5. Cloè Bernard

Juniors
1. Herman Moller
2. Felix Køppe
3. Gabriel Viking
4. Jonas Carlsson
5. Axel Källmén