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P-Rod Skate Park Photos

21 June 2009, 22.30 | Posted in Skate Parks, Skateboarding | 1 comment »

p rod park P Rod Skate Park Photos
As P-Rod’s skate park opens today in LA, we bring you what will probably be the last shots of the completed plaza at Ritchie Valens Public Park in Pacoima before it gets completely shredded. Looks fun as hell! More pics after the jump.

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Street Dreams Hits NYC

19 June 2009, 22.06 | Posted in films, Skateboarding | No comments »

Hollywood Premiere VIDEO – “Street Dreams” – MYSPACE EXCLUSIVE

With all the rain in NYC this weekend, what’s a skateboarder to do? Wish there was a movie or something…oh snap Street Dreams is opening tonight! Yep, either due to coincidence or Rob Dyrdek’s ability to control the weather, NYC and outerlying areas are set to be drenched just in time for thousands of skateboarding kids in need of an inside activity. Cha-ching! Street Dreams hits the AMC Empire 25 at 234 West 42nd St all weekend. For a full list of theaters go here.

Go Skateboarding Day NYC Postponed

19 June 2009, 21.08 | Posted in Events, Skateboarding | 1 comment »

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In major bummer news, NYC skate officials have been forced to postpone Go Skateboarding Day until next week due to probable inclement weather. It’s good news for people that don’t live in NY, though, because they can now have two GSD’s! Seriously with this fucking rain though, it sucks!

Vans 3 Feet High “Half Cab” Release Party

19 June 2009, 20.56 | Posted in collabs, Parties, Skateboarding, Sneakers | No comments »

3ft high hawaii party fr Vans 3 Feet High Half Cab Release Party
Next Thursday Vans is going to be turning out the thirtyninehotel in Honolulu to celebrate the release of the 3 Feet High “Half Cab” collab with Kicks/HI, DQM, and Huf. J-Rocc is headlining, Sailor Jerry is hooking up the free rum punch, and hello, it’s in Hawaii! You know this is going to be the jam. Alas, if you aren’t already on the island, you’re probably not going to make it to this one. The rest of the details after the jump.

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New Ambiguous Website

19 June 2009, 20.20 | Posted in Skateboarding, websites | No comments »

ambig New Ambiguous Website
Completing a cycle that began with the brand’s recent relaunch, Ambiguous clothing dropped their new website today. In addition to an overall new look and all the usuals like product and athlete info, the site also features the Ambiguous HD online video zine which serves as a showcase for the artists and others that make up Ambiguous’ circle of friends and fam. Check out the fun here.

P-Rod Skate Park Opening

19 June 2009, 19.01 | Posted in Skate Parks, Skateboarding | No comments »

prod  P Rod Skate Park Opening
Clearly not content to let his Street Dreams co-star take all the plaza shine, P-Rod is opening his own skate plaza in LA this Sunday on Go Skateboarding Day. Co-designed by Joe Ciaglia of California Skateparks and Lance Mountain, the Paul Rodriguez Skate Park at Ritchie Valens Public Park in Pacoima, California is not only a mouthful, it’s meant to recreate some legendary skate spots in a legal setting. This is what P-Rod had to say about it.

“I wish I was 15 again so that I could grow up with such amazing terrain nearby,” said Rodriguez, Jr. “If you wanted to, you could film here—there is no difference between this park and a real spot. For example, the ditch at the end of the path is a re-creation of the Griffith Park run-off ditch, and the blue handrails in the plaza are replicas of the nearby Sylmar rails that are no longer skate-able.”

P-Rod will be christening the park from noon-2pm. Go here or here for more info. Full invite after the jump.

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Go Skateboarding Day | June 21, 2009

18 June 2009, 23.55 | Posted in Events, Skateboarding | No comments »

go skateboarding day poster 2009 429x540 Go Skateboarding Day | June 21, 2009
Once again skateboarders will show the world a vision of peace and prosperity the likes of which have never been seen…all by going skating on June 21. Check the awesome Go Skateboarding Day website for all the action all over the globe.

Plan B x Del

18 June 2009, 22.22 | Posted in collabs, decks, Music, shops, Skateboarding | No comments »

delplanb1 540x278 Plan B x Del
Plan B has announced that they are dropping a collabo series with Del Tha Funkee Homosapien this summer. The collection also involves an exclusive colorway deck with FTC for whom Del both drew cover art as well as provided music on their first ever skate video. The Plan B x Del decks feature the classic Hieroglyphics logo as well as Del’s signature. You can’t never have enough Del! Via Club Mumble.

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Emerica x Leeside | Wild in the Streets

18 June 2009, 20.43 | Posted in Events, Fundraisers, Skateboarding | 2 comments »

leeside Emerica x Leeside | Wild in the Streets
Emerica’s Wild in the Streets main event is going international and up to the Great White North this year. Coo roo coo coo coo coo coo coo as Bob and Doug Mackenzie would say! On June 21, 2009 aka Go Skateboarding Day, they Emerica team will be hitting Vancouver BC to benefit LeeSide, the underground DIY skatepark envisioned by heroic slain skater and artist Lee Matasi. to commemorate Lee as well as raise money for Leeside, Emerica did two tees. More looks as well as where to get one after the jump.

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adidas Skateboarding Summer 2009 at DQM

18 June 2009, 19.28 | Posted in Skateboarding, Sneakers | No comments »

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DQM just got the adidas Skateboarding summer collection. The white on grey and black on yellow Cieros, royal blue Campus, and black and gold Busenitz are bound to fly out the door – NYC has been reppin adidas extra hard lately. Peep up close images at Highsnobiety.