Posts tagged ‘beijing’

Air & Style Beijing Recap

04 December 2010, 23.56 | Posted in Competitions, snowboarding | 1 comment »

The Shaun White and Oakley Air & Style wrapped in Beijing, China this weekend with the $100,000 going to young Canuck contest killer Sebastian Toutant. Toots grabbed the cash, the ring of glory and 1,000 TTR points after stomping a cab 12 double cork that beat out euros Seppe Smits and Elias Elhardt who took second and third respectively. Check out the winning run above and make sure to hit Andrew Guan’s column for tons of behind the scenes coverage from Beijing.

Beijing Best Trick 2010

14 June 2010, 17.55 | Posted in contests, Skateboarding | No comments »

Converse and Fly Streetwear through down together last week at the Finance Street Spot in Beijing, China for the 2010 Summer Best Trick contest. Local ripper Xi Bin walked away with the crown and some spending kuai. Check out more on Andrew Guan’s column or at

Woodward Beijing Opens This Weekend

13 May 2010, 16.19 | Posted in camps, Skateboarding | No comments »

The venerable skate institution Camp Woodward is set to open its first ever outpost abroad this weekend in Beijing, China of all places. Turns out Beijing is one of the most skateable cities in the world with plazas galore and an immense curiosity about the sport. A massive contingent of skateboarders, press, and industry heads are currently landing in Bejing as we speak for the occasion and the first batch, Radcollector included, toured the city a bit today. Above is Ryan Sheckler, Billy Rohan, Neal Hendrix, David Loy, camp owner Gary Ream and more soaking it up in Tiananmen Square before the big opening with Tony Hawk and more. Stay tuned here and to for more.

Japanese BMX Jerseys For Beijing ’08 By WTAPS

09 June 2008, 00.27 | Posted in Fashion | No comments »

japan bmx olympic jersey by wtaps - highsnobiety
That BMX is now an official discipline in the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing, you should know at least since we launched our Micheal Lau Interview, where the HongKong based artist talks about his role in designing the Chinese BMX team jerseys.
Today we can show you the Japanese jerseys, which were also designed by somebody that should be quite familiar to you – Tet from WTAPS. WTAPS designed the jersey and it is made by Nike.
Check out more images of the Japanese jersey after the jump.
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