Stop Two: Lenexa, Kansas | Red Bull CORNERSTONE 2019

After an incredible first stop in Lincoln, Nebraska in July, anticipation was high leading into stop two of the Red Bull Cornerstone series in Lenexa, Kansas this past Saturday. Once again, amateur skateboarders from Kansas, Nebraska, Iowa, Missouri and beyond made the pilgrimage, this time assembling at RideFourEver skatepark in Lenexa, just outside of Kansas City. RideFourEver is owned and operated by local skateboarders Weston Sparks and Dillon Lyon in conjunction with Studio Skate Supply retail shop. Studio has been serving the KC community since 2007, with the park opening in 2017.

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STUDIO X TALK: Brian Harper of California Skateparks | X Games Minneapolis 2019

In between the competition, music and live experiences at X Games Minneapolis 2019, we unveiled a new feature for the spectators: Studio X Talks featuring in-depth interviews with some of the world’s most respected action sports insiders. Brian Harper of California Skateparks has worked with X Games for over a decade, and his crew is responsible for the unique courses used at X Games, for both skateboarding and BMX. In Studio X Talk 1, Harper talks about his experiences working with X Games and also fields questions from the audience about his unique take on life as a course builder for the Park and Street course, plus the Big Air and Vert ramps at X Games. It’s not all building ramps and skating; there’s a lot of behind the scenes work that gets done at X Games by Brian Harper and California Skateparks.

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FULL BROADCAST: Men’s Skateboard Finals – SIMPLE SESSION 2019

With 20 years in the making, the once local event Simple Session has defied all odds with becoming one of Europe’s biggest skateboarding competitions. Simple Session represents the best of both street and park/bowl style skateboarding from all over the world with an exciting line-up of top talent from the region and globe’s best skateboarders we all love to watch.

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