In celebration of two decades of working together, adidas Skateboarding & Mark Gonzales hosted Showcase X at Milk Studios in New York City to celebrate creativity and freedom of expression. The following performance took place on July 12th, 2018 and contains clips from Mark Gonzales’ original 1998 performance in Mönchengladbach, Germany laid to Coconut Records’ “West Coast” as a tribute to the song’s original music video.
Head to New York City with the adidas Skateboarding team to take witness the second Das Days series of 2018. Kicking off with the global launch of our new 3MC collection followed up with a Block Party featuring best trick contests set to the backdrop of live music from Beach Fossils and more. Throughout the week, the NYC skateboard community showed up for a taping of The Nine Club with Tyshawn Jones, an evening of skate trivia brought by Useless Skate Knowledge and Showcase X curated by Mark Gonzales. To complete the event series, the team spent a day in the streets skating from Brooklyn to Manhattan for City Copa. Featuring Yaje Popson, Nora Vasconcellos, Mariah Duran, Jenn Soto, Tyshawn Jones, Mark Suciu, Mark Gonzales, Miles Silvas, Felipe Gustavo and more.
“20|50” celebrates two adidas icons – Mark Gonzales and Tyshawn Jones – separated by thirty years in age yet unified through skateboarding. Set to the backdrop of Manhattan, TJ and the Gonz meet up with friends and strangers alike, showcasing their creative approach to skateboarding their hometown of New York City. Featuring Mark Gonzales, Tyshawn Jones with Mark Suciu, Nestor Judkins and Frankie Spears.
Mark Gonzales surprises Tyshawn Jones with his Baby Beamer Guest Board.
To celebrate Mark’s 50th birthday REAL decided to share the OG premiere version of his REAL to Reel part. Enjoy. We love you Mark!
The time for getting your shit sorted has arrived. JanSport have teamed up with the legendary Gonz to create a series of limited edition carry-alls—backpacks, fanny packs, the whole kit and caboodle—featuring his famed ghost and group hug art. Brought to you by Monster Children.
This is what happens. Filmed by Tia Romano. – Presented by The Boardr.
Manchild’s Corner is back with its 2nd installment! This time Manch and the KillaCam take a trip to NYC for some skating and solid good times. Guest starring Simon Bannerot, Rick Howard, Luis Tolentino, Lee Smith, Mike Carroll, Chico Brenes, and Mark Gonzales.
adidas Skateboarding has teamed up with Mark Gonzales and his brainchild, Krooked Skateboards for the second installment of the adidas x Krooked collaboration. The latest footwear & apparel collection pays homage to Gonz’s iconic art and modernizes the classic 1988 “Gonz and Roses” board graphic to bridge multiple generations of skateboarding.
Mark Gonzales is a legendary human who has been coined as the god father of modern day street skating. He changed the way the last 3 decades of skaters perceive what can be done on a skateboard. He has been a HUGE inspiration to skateboarding and surrounding sub-cultures since he rolled onto the scene in the early 80’s. The Gonz seems to dominated everything he touches. From his sporadic but smooth skate style to his art work, it just seems to genuinely flow from his creative mind. It’s only natural that Kev decided to build a Gonz themes board as a tribute to Mark Gonzales. Tune in and check out this episode of Kevs Kreations and don’t forget to leave a comment naming the Gonz board for a chance to take it home.
LSD : Let’s Skate dude! A brand new full length skate video featuring the Krooked team. Nothing to it but to go skate dude. Featuring Mark Gonzales, Mike Anderson, Brad Cromer, Bobby Worrest, Dan Drehobl, Sebo Walker, Ronnie Sandoval and Matt Gottwig.
Join the adidas Skateboarding team as they travel to Tokyo, Japan for the final stop of the Skate Copa Court tour. In addition to a day of fun with the entire skateboarding community, the team attended the adidas Showcase which marked the world premiere of ‘The Splits’. Featuring Marc Johnson, Jack Fardell, Magnus Bordewick, Shin Sanbongi, Dennis Durrant, Daewon Song, Nora Vasconcellos, Mark Gonzales, Dennis Busenitz, Yoshiaki Toeda and Khota Ikeda.