Selema Masekela discusses moving to Carlsbad California, falling in love with surfing, working at Transworld, becoming team manager for Planet Earth, Rhythm & Adio Footwear, starting Alphanumeric Clothing, why he first turned down announcing for X Games, getting the call to go on Tony Hawks Gigantic Skatepark Tour, Tony Hawks 900, breaking the Kim Kardashian sex tape story on his E! show “Daily 10”, returning to X Games, his father Hugh Masekela and much more!
Ryan Sheckler discusses filming his new video part “Lifer”, the physical & mental battle to get his ender, sponsoring 8 year old Wyatt Hammond, what it was like for him growing up in the limelight, how much he got paid for the Axe deodorant Double Pits To Chesty commercial, how many deals he actually turned down. being back in SLS, working with Woodward Skate Camp, his new documentary “rolling away”, Ryan’s take on the Olympics and much more!
Ira Ingram discusses working his first live skateboarding event, Battle At The Berrics finals night live production, filming Red Bull’s “You Good” video & Sheckler’s drop in on a Taipei freeway overpass, the dangers of using a bungee, how he got the name CurbKiller, his curb part “Mid Life Crisis”, getting a guest board on Heroin Skateboards, Filming Ryan Sheckler’s new part “Lifer”, growing near El Toro and trying to grind the lesser known 22 stair handrail, getting fired from 411VM, working the live shows for ETN, the Zane Timpson documentary and much more!
Chad Caruso discusses growing up in Long Island, getting sober, 50 tricks in 50 states, what the 50 tricks in 50 states budget looks like, skating 3,000 miles across the country alone, planning his route but not hotels, emergency bathroom breaks on the road, having to push switch when his leg got tired, a moth getting stuck in his ear, running out of water in the desert, editing a video a day at the hotel after skating 50 to 60 miles, enduring the elements and different types of paved roads, achieving a Guinness Book Of World Records for fastest crossing of America on a skateboard, raising money for “Natural High” a drug prevention nonprofit that inspires and empowers youth to find their natural high and develop the skills and courage to live life well, Chad Caruso day in Virginia Beach and much more!
Chris Roberts and the Nine Club talks Akwasi, BATB13 and more Live!
Colin Kennedy discusses getting into film making, filming and editing for 411 Video Magazine, working for The Berrics & his first project being “Aberrican Me” the Ross Capicchioni story, getting hired by DVS & making the “Skate More” video, the inspirations behind the animations and graphics for “Skate More”, filming the Miles Silvas “One Stop” video in downtown LA, Austyn Gillette in “Quik”, filming Torey Pudwill & Daewon Song for “HOA”, making the “LA Boys” documentary, the current state of skateboarding videos and much more!
Carl Aikens discusses growing up in Chicago, Carls mom hosting house music parties in Chicago, getting his first Chocolate ad in a mag, filming for Chocolate’s “Bunny Hop” video, shoe company’s offering him contracts but choosing Adidas, Melon grab over Hollywood High’s fence, why he doesn’t watch too much skating content, his first contest ever was SLS, getting modeling gigs, FaceTiming pro’s for motivation to land tricks and much more!
Jeremy Wray & Pat Channita discusses Pat going pro for Evol but never getting a board, filming for Pan B’s “Second Hand Smoke”, 411vm parts & openers, Dukes shoes getting ripped off by Sketchers, Pat getting on Nike in the early days, was Jeremy the first person to skate up a handrail, Pat spying on Jeremy when he kickflipped the Sports Arena double set, Pat skating for Genetic Footwear & Powell, Wraybros Skateboards, jumping over cars and much more!
Fabian Alomar discusses how he acquired his first board, getting on Z Products & being in the “Devastation” video, first meeting Joey Suriel, his uncle telling the gangs at Lockwood to let Fabian & his friends skate there, meeting Mark Gonzales & getting on ATM Click, Kareem Campbell putting him on Menace Skateboards, getting into drugs & going to prison for 8 years, worrying that skateboarding would welcome him back after prison, getting out of jail & straight to acting, the YouTube show “Cholos Try”, his part in the new movie “Flamin’ Hot” and much more!
Jamie Thomas & Chris Cole discusses how they first met, the mongo intervention, Chris getting on Zero but not getting a unanimous vote, the rumors that Jamie was dressing Chris to fit Zero, Chris’s Transworld “In Bloom” part, Jamie breaking the window in his “New Blood part, Jamie picking the music for his “Chomp On This” part, what exactly happened with Fallen Footwear, why Chris left Zero after 13 years then getting back on years later, Josh Kalis betting Chris $100 to backside flip the Love Gap, Jamie offering money for tricks, Chris’ new part, why Jamie used the same song for 2 different projects, why wasn’t Corey Duffel on Fallen after having an ad come out, Jamie’s last part he’s filming and much more!
Ryan scouting out spots for Mason, Ryan filming Curren Caples newest part, Mason recreating the iconic Huf ollie photo, Mason’s Clipper trick in his newest part “Take A Lap”, the struggle with music rights in video parts, Mason’s SOTY trip, how Ryan ended up starring in an Apple commercial, Mason’s New Nike Blazer, Mason & Ryan filming for a new video project and much more!!
Daewon Song & Torey Pudwill discusses how Daewon got sponsored by World Industries, the first documented inward kickflip on film now known as the hard flip, Daewon and his Z-Rollers, Torey almost getting on Chocolate & Alien Workshop, Daewon breaking his ankle, the Rodney vs Daewon videos, Daewon wanting Torey to skate for Almost Skateboards, why they started Thank You Skateboards together, what it was really like skating for Rocco and much more!