Rewriting how far back skating goes is a concept we as die hard skateboarders definitely can get behind. From his studio in Singapore, Mister Tucks rewrites skating’s history for a new collaboration with Real Skateboards featuring Dennis Busenitz & Ishod Wair Pro Decks and Temple of Skate Apparel. Getting the chance to work with him on these two boards and tee was nothing short of awesome for the Real crew and they hope you enjoy them and that they open Mister Tuck’s work up to the audience he deserves.
Embossed wave patterns only on the nose and tail, full color screen on top, and a poster with each.
Dennis Busenitz – 8.25 X 32 and 7.9 X 31.25
Ishod Wair – 8.38 FULL X 32.43 and 8.125 X 32
In anticipation of his part in “Away Days”, Thrasher presents a collection of some of Dennis Busenitz best footage through the years.
Press Release: Along with the video teaser, adidas Skateboarding reveals the premiere schedule for the Away Days global tour and limited-edition team poster slated for distribution to skate shops around the world. In the clip, team riders Lucas Puig, Na-Kel Smith and Silas Baxter-Neal offer an insight to the personal challenges faced while filming for Away Days.
As the visual culmination of more than three years of filming, spanning shoots in more than 90 cities around the globe, Away Days profiles adidas Skateboarding talent, and their individual personalities and style. The Away Days skate film will premiere across global key cities over the course of three weeks culminating into the official release to the public.
List of Global Premieres and Dates:
Los Angeles – May 12
New York City – May 14
London – May 17
Tokyo – May 20
Sao Paulo – May 20
Titled by adidas Skateboarding U.S. Team Manager and iconic photographer, Skin Phillips, the film’s namesake nods the British futbol term ‘Away Days’ and compares the team pride and road trip camaraderie experienced amongst its team riders to the diehard enthusiasm of avid futbol (soccer) fans who travel together away from their hometowns to support their team at away games in rival cities.
Away Days captures the breadth of adidas’ diverse global and international teams, as they travel the world showcasing some of the best skateboarding moments both on and off the board. The full adidas team is featured on a limited-edition poster, which will be distributed to skate shops around the world.