Words & photos: Joe Hammeke
Next stop: Portland, for a demo and signing at the Dept. of Skateboarding. The department had an eight-year run, but was shut down shortly after this demo due to the guys not being able to renew their lease. It was one of my favorite spots to skate when I lived in Portland, and really helped me get through the rainy winter months.
Moose, fakie flip
Here you can see Greco pretty much shutting it down as well. You know he loves the torture blocks!
Nollie backside flip
3/19/2018There's no better way to start off a double-feature video premiere than with a skate session and product toss at the Vans skatepark in Orange, CA, especially when you got free pizza courtesy of Pizzanista! Check out some photos here.
3/12/2018The seventh annual Girls Combi Pool Classic was back and this time the size of the checks were equivalent to the size of the bowl—huge! Congrats to Nicole Hause for taking home first place and $28,000!
2/08/2018Last night, REAL skateboards surprised Ishod Wair with a board graphic drawn by Dessie Jackson, one of his favorite artists. Check out some photos here.
2/02/2018This past Thursday, at their store in Hermosa Beach, Globe premiered their new tour video, Good Luck in Lisbon, documenting their recent trip to Portugal. Check out some photos here.
12/18/2017Friday’s SOTY celebration in San Francisco was one for the ages, as Foy was crowned and Nickatina elevated the party to another level. Big ups to everyone that made it out.