Check out Domain Apparel’s collab series featuring “All I Need Skateboards“, “Colonial Ramp Tech“, and us “No Comply Magazine”. All companies having core roots in skateboarding. Check out the brief bio on each of the small businesses below.
Domain x No Comply Magazine “The Keepers”
For those who don’t know us…. we’re a Florida underground mag featuring some of the best up and coming talent the state of Florida has to offer. Owned and operated by Nick Nicks a skateboarder, photographer, husband, and proud father. No Comply Mag is focused on highlighting the endless talent the great state of Florida seems to produce.
We’re hyped to collaborate with Orlando based clothing brand Domain Apparel. Owned and operated by skateboarder and entrepreneur Nick Murphy.
We have a pretty killer sequence of Domain owner Nick Murphy doing a lengthy backside blunt slide through the corner at the Maitland Quarters back in 2010. Curious to see that sequence? Click the link here to scope it.
Domain x Colonial Ramp Technologies “East Coast Excellence”
Owned and operated by Dougie Death, New England’s DIY mastermind and keeper of Hell Gate in Allston, MA. If you don’t know Doug… you’re blowing it. This Og punk rocker has been barging pools with some of skateboarding’s most known while you were in diapers. The frontman of numerous bands and a wizard on the plank. The definition of “100% Skateboarder” and not to mention a UMass graduate.
Doug’s always traveling looking for that new spot to build or destroy. Domain’s “East Coast Excellence” CRT x Domain collab is a tribute to Doug’s dedication and selfless contribution to skateboarding on the East Coast. Printed on a mustard yellow fine jersey tee with discharge ink, that sets right into the shirt. Meaning it’s printed right into the tee leading to no cracks or wear on this print. Like Doug’s craftsmanship, these tees will last the test of time. Follow the link here to get yours before they’re gone.
Domain x All I Need Skateboards “East Coast Connection”
“All I Need Skateboards” is owned and operated by professional skateboarder, Anthony Shetler and based out of New Bedford, Massachusetts. Shetler has been pro for companies like 5 Boro, Zoo York, and currently World Industries. Being featured in Zoo York’s “State of Mind” video and numerous appearances in skate mags. He’s an all-around good dude and his positivity is unmatched. Being born in Brockton, MA. A rough city and knowing his fair share of hardships and adversities, Anthony’s rise in skateboarding is an inspiration to many on the East Coast.
Another 100% Skateboarder who’s always out in the trenches and dropping hammers. We’re stoked to have gotten the opportunity to collaborate with such a rad East Coast brand. For more on “All I Need” check out their website and subscribe to their Podcast.
Domain “Great Seal of Florida”
Well, this little gem was created by Domain co-owner Pearson Castner. The great state of Florida knows how to party. Check out those Florida natives getting their rage on. What else is there to say about this badass tee other than go buy it and support a local dealer!
Domain’s collab series is available at select retailers. Current retailers include Galactic G Skate Shop, Mad Skate Shop, and East 4th Skate Shop. That list keeps on growing… hit up one of the core shops or head over to www.domainpremiumapparel.com to get the goods.
North Florida skateboarding…
Tropical Depression is a skate flick by Chris Jolly, featuring Grady Smith, Matt Fink, Jack Seely , Luke Hoey, Jake Sykes, Taylor Greenspan, Shane Carter, Jamal Campbell, Garret Mantle, Hal Scarborough, Devon Cooper, Conor Reily, Arty Smith, Charles Porter, Brooks Jones, Darius Sibley and some others.
Killer video based out of Orlando, FL packed with stylish skating, killer tunes, and creatively put together. Filmed and edited by Tyler Lodzinski
Featuring: Dan Miles, Dakota Berube, Dustin Drakesmith, Alex Szlabonyi, Beau Haines, Ryan Lodzinski and more.
Click here to subscribe to Tyler’s YouTube page.
“Culture Pattern” is a local video based out of Orlando, check Alex’s full part above. To snag a copy of the full video click here.
This is our Small/Local Business review segment! Where we take a look at up and coming start up brands and businesses.
First up, Ultra Slappy Wax out of Bradenton, FL. Ultra Slappy Wax is a local skate wax company ran by Shawn Koi. Shawn’s a skateboarder, dedicated dad, and driven entrepreneur.
It’s always killer to see someone break out the norm and start their own thing. Shawn’s been putting in a lot of work over the years. Officially launching Ultra Slappy Wax back in 2013, he’s been on the grind ever since.
If you went to the most recent Tampa Pro chances are you could of crossed paths with Shawn. He had his booth set up at SPoT and hung out for the weekend. Shawn’s been hustle and gaining clientele and support across Florida.
He’s doing something he’s passionate about, while being a good father in the process. Shawn’s son, famously dubbed “Slappy Wax Kid” is usually by his Dad’s side and stoked for the day. Shawn’s one of the hardest working dudes in the Florida skate scene hands down. Make sure to give them a follow on Instagram at @ultraslappywax and support small business in the process.
To name a few shops in Florida carrying Shawn’s goods… Westside Skate Shop , Skate Park of Tampa, and Galactic G in Orlando Fl. Make sure to click on the highlighted words above to visit and check out some of what Ultra Slappy Wax has to offer!
Thanks for reading and remember, support local!
Culture Pattern by Ryan Lodzinski is a local video featuring some of Central Florida’s up and coming talent. Featuring Tyler Lodzinski, Dan Miles, Dustin Drakesmith, Alex Szlabonyi, Dakota Berube, Corban Wartenberg, Koal Maddalena, Kyle Fansher, Beau Haines, and Drew Fall.
The premiere took place at Stardust Video & Coffee in Winter Park, FL. Stardust is a sick local gem in the heart of Winter Park. They serve coffee, beers, tea, and small snacks. Most importantly they open up their establishment to rad venues and video premieres that bring people together. This one so happened to be for the long-awaited, 2 years in the making, “Culture Pattern”.
It was a full house, people shoulder to shoulder, a long line at the bar, and a quaint Cafe full of anticipation. The lights lowered and the premiere was underway.
Starting with video teasers for District Skateboards and The LodSquad, cheers erupted to kick off the premiere. The Opener was filmer and brother of Ryan Lodzinski, Tyler Lodzinski. A Part full of power, style, and creative use of angles on the filmers end. It’s rad to see filmers get in on the action, not only can these guys film they both rip.
The video featured a solid soundtrack, great use of effects, and the skateboarding did not disappoint. Stand out Parts were Beau Haines, Dustin Drakesmith, Alex Szlabonyi, Drew Fall, and Kyle Fansher. Overall a great video, creative, attention-grabbing, and well received by the audience.
Peering around the room, all eyes were locked on screen, accompanied by the raising of Cell phones above the crowd to fill their feeds. The video wrapped and the place exploded. Highly recommend checking out the video, Culture Pattern can be purchased here.
Click play below to watch the teaser.
This Saturday, February 16th ASF Adaptive Sports, @stpeteskatepark and @anchorskatesupply will be hosting a Bowl Jam in the small bowl.
Bowl Jam Info:
– FREE to enter
-Practice and registration at 10 am
– Jam starts art 2:30pm–Organized Jam Format
– 1 Division (All Ages)
– Cash Prizes and Product!
– 1st Place $ 150, 2nd Place $100, 3rd Place $50