With the continual rise, popularity and accessibility of skateparks worldwide which propel a generation of aging skateboarders, AARP has announced today that it is able to offer its members that continue to shred deep discounts on skateboarding goods in association with venerable skate brands including Tracker Trucks, Independent Trucks, Dogtown Skateboards, Santa Cruz Skateboards, Powell Skateboards, OJ Wheels, Bones Wheels, Vans footwear and apparel, Airwalk Shoes, Vision Street Wear, Pro-Tec helmets, and many more.
In addition, members receive the bimonthly “AARP Magazine” which addresses the health needs and concerns of the 50+ population, along with its new skate adventure travel guide and key information to over 300 of the top bowls, ramps and skate destinations worldwide.
*Note – These AARP value packages are not offered to longboarders, cone wigglers or freestylers as those fads and generations died long ago.
Ben Raybourn and Aaron “Jaws” Homoki are out in Lakeland, Florida gearing up for Tampa 2015! Hit the Lakeland park with Ben and Jaws while they shred through the heat. Check the action at Tampa Pro this weekend!
Kevin Kowalski has put in the hard work over these past several years to rise up in the world of bowl riding and skateboarding as a whole. Today, Bones Wheels is proud to announce the official release of Kevin’s signature wheel with a barrage of gnarly clips ala Kowalski. Congrats Kevin!
Independent always comes through for SPoT for Tampa Pro with some sick giveaways for the Best Trick contest, product toss and more. Check out their new line of hard goods and apparel on this week’s “Case of the Mondays”.
Willy Akers takes you through the Concrete Battlefield of FDR in Episode One of the “Built to Grind” Series for Independent Trucks! Willy’s no stranger to riding big walls and fierce looking pool block. Accept No Substitutes!
An absolute destroyer of bowls and vertical terrain, Chris Russell sounds the alarm that all is well and wild with today’s rising talent pool of transition-enabled skaters. Check this part that just dropped on Thrasher magazine’s site!