This weeks Agency Thursdays unveils the very first Who Dat!, another brand new column in the Agency’s online programming line up. Who Dat! will highlight some of our lesser known rippers and give you a peek at the goods you’ve been missing. On it’s maiden voyage, our first candidate comes in the form of Los Angeles local and Stereo flow rider Adrian Adrid. “Who Dat?! Adrian Adrid! Dats Who!”
Cowtown Skateboards and Vans Shoes are proud to announce, Bad Brains, The Goat and the Occasional Others, Bad Shit, and Via Vengeance to play at Cowtown’s PHXAM After party Saturday, April 10th. Tickets Available online at cowtownskateboards.com .
COWTOWN’S PHXAM PRESENTED BY VANS GOES JUNK JAM FORMAT AT PEORIA’S RIO VISTA SKATE PARK APRIL 10 & 11Cowtown’s PHXAM Junk Jam looks to be a good time for all with skateboarders competing for over $8000 in prize money. Cowtown would like to welcome Vans as the headline sponsor and Skullcandy will be presenting $2500 for the best trick. Spectators will get a chance to win a one-year supply of Vans shoes and other cool prizes!
More than 100 skateboarders from across the globe will compete for more than $8,000 in cash and prizes at Cowtown’s PHXAM Junk Jam on Saturday, April 10 and Sunday, April 11 at the Rio Vista Skate Park in Peoria AZ. The top 40 riders from the qualifying jams on Saturday will skate in the semifinals on Sunday and will be competing for cash purses of $3,000 for 1st place, $2,000 for 2nd place, and $1,000 for 3rd place. All riders will automatically be entered in the Best Trick contest to be held on Sunday after finals. Skullcandy will award a $2500 cash prize to the skateboarder that lands the best trick. Some changes this year are the jam format, 4 riders for 4 minutes, and lots of skateable junk throughout the course!
The first 500 spectators through the gates on Saturday and Sunday will receive a free gift bag with a PHXAM t-shirt, magazine, stickers, other freebies from our sponsors, and a ticket for the PHXAM Raffle. There will also be tents and RVs from many of the skateboard industries top companies displaying their newest products, free giveaways, team signings, food and more.
Presale tickets will be available for each day at all Cowtown locations and online at cowtownskateboards.com for $5.
Visit phxam.com for all the details.
CHECK THE NEW THEEVE.TV
In its latest video, Theeve am Josiah Gatlyn talks about the TIH full titanium hangers and calls in to Hawk’s for a session.
Blueprint is bringing a premiere of its new film Make Friends With The Colour Blue stateside this month. Catch it April 25 in L.A.
Quiksilver just launched its new site full of videos and photos, and an up to the minute blog. Check it out here.
Probably on a wild ride.
THEEVE WELCOMES JAKE DUNCOMBE TO THE TEAM
Wildman, party boy but most of all amazing skateboarder Jake Duncombe joins the Theeve Trucks pro team.
Theeve and the team are proud to have Jake on board. Jake joins Tony Hawk, Johnny Layton, Garrett Hill, Dan Murphy, Darrell Stanton, Matt Mumford, Gareth Stehr, Chad Bartie and Ben Raybourn.
RVCA’s Southwest tour video is online now: Leo Romero, Josh Harmony, Cairo Foster, Spanky, Austin Stephens, Julian Davidson, and Keegan Sauder. Watch is here or below.
David Gonzalez is a frickin rockstar. Is there anything this dude cant do? He’s been crushing on a skateboard since he was like 11, and after only about a year of playing guitar, he’s already got licks that can melt your face off.
This kid can be more elusive than his Chupacabra kin, but CCS recently cornered him for a quick little Catching Up With.. segment and learned about his new Globe shoe in the works, top 3 guitarists, and why Rock ‘n’ Roll.
Ambiguous has been updating its blog quite frequently. Check out the latest post with JT and Ghost in San Diego. Bookmark it and check back frequently for new stuff.