Raw footage montage from Spencer’s ‘See You There’ part.
In this episode the Birdhouse team checks in from the road. This is left over footage that won’t make the final video but they thought should still see the light of day.
Tony Hawk and Friends travel to San Francisco to thank supporters of the Tony Hawk Foundation, which has helped create over 500 skateparks across the U.S. But see what Tony’s got in store for an unsuspecting public when he recruits the help of Steve Caballero, Lincoln Ueda, Amelia Brodka, Evan Doherty, Kevin Staab, Elliot Sloan, and DJ Z-Trip to take over a parking lot!
Torey Pudwill rehabilitates a torn meniscus while preparing for the 2016 Street League Skateboarding series. He discusses Grizzly Griptape, Diamond Footwear, Plan B skateboards, and more.
Only 15 skaters made it from the qualifiers to compete in the Simple Session finals including Greg Lutzka, Felipe Gustavo and more. After the finals, there was a best trick held on each obstacle with high flying tricks going down for cash prizes.
“See you There” was filmed in China (mostly Guanzhou, Nanning, Kunming) as well as Mexico (Ensenada) and both the east and west coast of the US.
The levels of tech and consistency at the Finals in Santos looked like more like a Damn Pro than a Damn Am. The Brazilians went for it from beginning to end, and here’s a look at the best of it all. Lets just hope this one becomes an annual tradition.
It’s almost a rule then whenever someone wins a Golden Ticket out of Qualifiers they end up blowing it in the Finals. But apparently Brazilians don’t like rules. Lucas Alves won Qualfiers and then in the last run of the entire Damn Am weekend, shocked himself and the city of Santos with the greatest ender of all time. Lucas also gets a free round trip to Tampa and a prequalified spot in the Tampa Am Semi-Finals.
The skate world was introduced to Sammy Baptista in 1998 in the classic video Shorty’s “Fulfill the Dream”. After living the dream and having a lengthy career Sammy decided to retire in 2014. With all the pressure off his back Sammy filmed these last clips with Skate Sauce for this video “Dream Fulfilled.”
SK8MAFIA drops thier May montage featuring Wes Kremer, Marius Syvanen, Jimmy Cao, Kellen James, Pat Duffy and Alexis Ramirez.
Tallinn Estonia was going off for the 16th Annual Simple Session at the Saku arena. Chris Haslam, Chase Webb, Greg Lutzka, Felipe Gustavo and more were killing the course during the qualifiers.
This week, on Weekend Buzz part 2 of 3, Jeff Grosso and John Lucero discuss legend status, getting started, longevity, Label Kills, Black Label’s peak, John Cardiel, being sponsor whores, Madrid days, Schmitt Stix and more. Click HERE to watch Part 1.