HOW TO KICKFLIP LIKE MAURIO McCOY! | Santa Cruz Skateboards

You asked, SC listened! Today Santa Cruz is hyped to link back up with Maurio McCoy to learn how to kickflip from the man himself. From shoulder placement to flick vs pop, Maurio breaks down everything he knows about kickflips, how long it took him to learn, and even shows us exactly where his foot flicks off his board! Get out and practice some kickflips the Maurio way!

Continue Reading

HOW TO OLLIE w/ MAURIO McCOY! | Santa Cruz Skateboards

Class is in session! Today we are stoked to link up with Maurio McCoy to learn the secrets of the Ollie from the Prince of Pop himself. From foot placement, to rolling vs stationary, Maurio breaks down everything about how he learned ollies, what runs through his head while he is getting ready to pop an ollie, and how the ollie applies to many other tricks in skateboarding. If you are just getting in to skating, this is a great first trick to learn.

Continue Reading

How To Unload Your Keen Ramps Mini Ramp

Due to the oversized nature of the pallets that Keen ships their mini ramp kits on, freight providers require that the shipments be hand unloaded by our customers. They realize this may sound like a daunting task but keep in mind it is the best way to ensure the contents of your mini ramp kit arrive in good condition and it will alleviate any delays from the pallets getting stuck at shipping terminals.

Continue Reading

Building A Box with Aaron JAWS Homoki

With my knee healing up a bit I wanted something fun to skate and get back into the groove! Bryan mentioned building a box so this is our creation. We didn’t have the right angle iron but we put it on anyway and it instantly got ripped off from a FS 50-50 (I wasn’t filming at that time so I missed it) so we skated it as a manuel pad/ ledge. Hope you guys are doing well! – JAWS

Continue Reading

Dig In! Knibbs, Braun & Wooten in Episode 1: BluePlate SF | Santa Cruz Skateboards

Today we are stoked to meet up with Mr. Cory Obenour who is the Head Chef/ Owner at Blue Plate Restaurant in San Francisco, CA. From age six, Cory began skateboarding in San Jose and skated street, backyard ramps and even Derby Park. With Cory’s love for skateboarding and their prime location in SF, Blue Plate has morphed into the kitchen of the Skate Community. Santa Cruz knew Cory can skate, but can Jake Wooten, Kevin Braun, and Knibbs cook?! You better believe it. Watch as the SC guys become exquisite Sous Chefs whipping up the finest cuisine that Youtube has seen. You definitely WON’T want to miss this one!

Continue Reading