04.18.14 – Brian Blakely
It’s a weird thing to process when someone who you don’t consider family claims brotherhood with you — equal parts “What?” and “Yeah, bro!” But Nike F.C. (the F.C. is for football club) is still at it, hitching its World Cup Soccer wagon to skateboarding in an attempt to get the American version of their sport away from the minivans, the little leagues, and the perfectly manicured fields of upper-middleclass sport. Read more
Want to win the exclusive Vans x Independent Trucks collection? Comment on this post on the Independent Facebook page and tell them why you deserve to win and they’ll choose 1 grand prize winner next Friday, April 25th. Read more
Photographers Grant Hatfield, Deanna Templeton, Ed Templeton, Clint Woodside, Devin Briggs, and Nolan Hall are featured in Deadbeat Club: Field Trip, an art show at Seeing Things Gallery in San Jose, CA. Opening this Saturday, April 19th.
Johnrob Moore is A Happy Medium Skateboards‘ first pro. After coming through with a sick part in A Happy Medium 3, he had a few leftovers to share on the interwebs for this week’s Gram-It. Click through to check it out. Filmed by: Hunter O’Shea / Buster O’Shea.