Jeff Grosso

Jeff Grosso’s Loveletters To Skateboarding: Old Skate Mags Pt. 2

YouTube Preview ImageSkateboarder Magazine was the bible for skating back in the 1970’s- Grosso sits down with Steve Olson, Eric Dressen, Jim Muir, Chris Strople and others to talk about the magic of print. Check out the entire archive of Skateboarder Magazine’s Vol 1- Vol 6 online at Skateboardermag.com

Jeff Grosso’s Loveletters To Skateboarding: Old Skate Mags Part 1

YouTube Preview ImageBefore cell phones, the internet and skate videos, magazines reigned supreme. In this episode Grosso examines the birth of skateboarding in old skate mags from the 1970’s with some of the pioneers who were there, including Steve Olson, Chris Strople, Bill Sharp, John Lucero and Lee Ralph.

Loveletters to Skateboarding: Unleashed the East- Part 2

YouTube Preview ImageJeff Grosso sits down with Jerry Hsu to talk about skating, parents, his culture, rad Asian skaters and much more.

Loveletters To Skateboarding: Unleashed The East Part 1

YouTube Preview ImageFrom Shogo Kubo and Tom Inouye to Lester Kasai and Christian Hosoi and many others. This one goes out to Asian skaters. This is part one of two, check it out!

Loveletters Season 8: All Hail Cardiel – Part 1

YouTube Preview Image Jeff Grosso is back with Loveletters Season 8 and kicks it off with a grip of inspirational video footage of John Cardiel. Sit back and take in this information and visuals of Cards for your brain and eyeballs. This is as raw and real as skateboarding gets.

12th Annual Vans Pool Party Nears

YouTube Preview ImageThe 12th annual Vans Pool Party celebrates its legacy in modern vertical skateboarding at the world-famous Vans Combi Pool this Saturday, May 13th in Orange, CA. This heavy skate event will be broadcast worldwide once again at vans.com/poolparty featuring spirited commentary from Vans’ announcers and special guests.

Renowned bowl Legends and Masters will join a stacked roster of over 30 leading Pros in a mind-blowing showcase of creativity and skill that pushes and progresses classic Combi bowl skating. Veterans Chris Miller, Lance Mountain (Defending 2016 Legend Champion), Steve Caballero, and crowd favorite Jeff Grosso are slated to mix it up, while today’s top vert professionals like Pedro Barros (Defending 2016 Pro Champion), Tom Schaar, Cory Juneau, Bucky Lasek, and many more, will battle it out with today’s arsenal of mind-bending stunts.

Event Schedule
3:00pm Webcast Begins
3:15pm Masters Final
4:00pm Pro Semi Final
5:30pm Legends Semi Final
6:30pm Legends Final
7:00pm Pro Final
8:00pm Awards

For more information on the Vans Pool Party, confirmed competitior lists, and daily coverage including photos, videos and blog updates from practice, visit vans.com/poolparty.