This guy is a wrecking ball on wheels. He goes big, he goes fast, but he also has the technical touch along the coping. Take special note of the backside Ollie over the stairs in the pool's shallow end. Wow...
For the past couple of years, he's been a word-of-mouth phenomenon. "You gotta see this guy skate," is what people kept saying. Well, this Friday everyone will get to see him. We're looking forward to this one.
Rhino caught up with Brad McClain to talk about skating contests, injuries, and his new video part dropping this week.
This bowl has plenty of room but Brad skates so fast that he's able to hit one wall right after another. That nosegrind!
Now that the dust has settled take a look at some of Rhino's photos from last weekend's contest at Hastings.
Great weather, beautiful women, amazing Canadian hospitality, insane skating, and one of the gnarliest slams of all-time. This one had it all, with Alex Sorgente taking home the prize. Chalk up another epic contest to Vans.
Give it up to Vans for another epic contest and to Brad McClain, Raven Tershy and Alex Sorgente for top 3 honors. Here's a lil footage of what got em there. Full edit coming soon...
Chalmers opened up the park and everyone got theirs with Sluggo shutting her down. The big dance is today kids. Watch it right here!
From skate legends to psycho youth, the art of transitions is alive and well as shown in this montage of deep-dish stunts. Only one way to learn to ride pits this gnarly—get in there!
The Combi got heated up this weekend at the Vans 10th Annual pool party, Congratulations to 1st Place winners Chris Miller Legends, Bruno Passos Masters and Tristan Rennie Pro.
SF got pummeled with rain and that means indoor sessions go off. Here's Mikey Curtis, Chris Henderson, Cody Chapman, and the insane Brad McClain.
This Vancouver bowl is an epic pit and every inch of it gets annihilated here. Featuring Brad McClain, Rick McCrank, Cody Lockwood, Sluggo, Mason Merlino, and many others.
The Vans US Open in Huntington Beach is going off with a Marseilles-inspired concrete wonderland poured right on the sand. Here's some gems from practice and qualifiers, with Raney, Hatchell, Blair, and more heating it up! Semis and finals tomorrow.
|Skatestock III Houston, TX Oct 18|
|King VI: Bowl Bash Jamestown, NY Oct 18|
|Fallen Team Signing San Diego, CA Oct 18|
|Lifeblood's "Service for the Sick" Premiere Portland, OR Oct 18|
|CONS Project: Filming Skate Videos North America Oct 18|
|Rheumatic Hard Core Session Brazil Oct 25|
|Toy Machine Halloween Demo Long Beach, CA Oct 25|
|Art x Sk8 Marin, CA Oct 25|
|A Skatemare on 7th Street Wilmington, DE Oct 25|
|Day of the Shred Santa Ana, CA Nov 01|
|Skate for the Goat Hartford, CT Nov 02|