FTC held the second annual contest in their shop with Chris Cole taking home the trophy and the cash. Here's some bloggage.
Before the contest Danny Way stopped by the plant to catch up with Jake.
Then up to FTC for Ando and Kent's contest.
Out front, Lennie Kirk and Chris Cole.
Special judge, Karl Watson.
Frank Gerwer and Rob Welsh in the house.
Tony Vitello and James Kelch.
Phelper ready for action.
Sean Rogers and Mike Blabac.
Josh Matthews took 3rd place.
2nd place: Dwane Galloway.
And the winner is... "Stoked out of my face."
Who did you think was gonna win?
"Yeah, can you believe it? I won again..."
4/11/2018Televised fights can be entertaining but watching a fist fight in an alleyway has a certain charm to it. This HUF 001 Rough Cut is kinda like watching a dude get smashed in the head with a trash can—in the best possible way.
3/26/2018Old crusty spots separate the men from the boys. Parque de Carolinas in Quito, Ecuador has been there for 40 years. It ain't going nowhere. I took the best of '97 there and it went off—cops, broads, beers and busting. The next time I went 20 years later, the kids that grew up with the mag wanted some Eccy juice. Took the now dudes and, needless to say, Hellride was on, "Rocky Mountain Way" all the way. —Jake Phelps
3/26/2018The last three years I’ve been starting out the year with a trip to South America. Following the Sun in life is a good rule. –Jake Phelps
3/24/2018Sometimes you’ve got to take it back to the beginning. Introducing ‘HUF 001’, a new video featuring the entire HUF skate team. Including footage from HUF’s veteran pros as well as showcasing some of the brand’s up-and-comers, HUF 001 is the latest skate video offering from everyone’s favorite Dirtbag Crew.
3/22/2018Antihero and Thrasher put on an invite-only contest at Lower Bobs to celebrate life of P-Stone. With a cast of characters that P-Stone knew and loved in attendance, the revs were at an all-time high and the skating and hijinx were top shelf. Thanks to everyone for coming out and keeping it PMA! Stone is smiling down, no doubt. —Joe Brook