Join designer and friend of Converse CONS Project, Andy Vasquez, in his studio to learn how to create furniture from recycled skate decks.
Directed by Jon Holland
For more details on Converse CONS Project visit http://consproject.com/
Danny Fuenzalida and Dango Skate Miami – A to B from the RIDE Channel.
Naples, Florida native Nick Zizzo is coming in hot with his official welcome to the team from Stereo Skateboards.
Dalton Dern & Pooptart showing Atlanta how it’s done in the bowl.
Shred Shed team rider Joey Ragali kills it in the first installment of the RIDE Channel’s newest video feature ONE AM.
In the latest episode of the RIDE Channel’s SPoT 20 Year Experience, Mike Vallely talks about winning the first ever Tampa Pro in 1995. Mike was supposed to begin being phased out of professional skateboarding and into a team manager role for Powell at the time. Well, Mike won the contest…and the rest is history. Enjoy.
RIDE Channel has several more raw 2012 Tampa Am footage edits for you.
The RIDE Channel has a grip of 2012 Tampa Am raw footage edits for your enjoyment, including Alec Majerus’ winning run.
Here are the Final Results for the 2012 Tampa Am, the Independent Truck Co. Best Trick Contest, as well as, a video recap of it all courtesy of the RIDE Channel.
1. Alec Majerus
2. Davis Torgerson
3. Jagger Eaton
4. Nassim Guammaz
5. Chase Webb
6. Carlos Ribeiro
7. Dylan Witkin
8. Pat Schaefer
9. Jon Costentino
10. Brodie Penrod
11. Shawn Hale
12. Liam McCabe
Independent Truck Best Trick Results
1. Brodie Penrod – Backside Tailslide Bigflip out
2. Julian Davidson – Gap to Switch Bluntslide 270 out
3. Jamie Foy – Gap to 360 Flip Lipslide
4. Trevor Colden – Crooked Grind Nollie Flip Pop Over Rail
5. Dashawn Jordan – 360 Flip Backside 180
Brodie Penrod won 1st Place in Friday’s Qualifiers earning himself the Golden Ticket straight to Sunday’s Finals.
RIDE Channel has some highlights from Thursday Practice and the “Welcome to Tampa Party” at Day One of the 2012 Tampa Am.
As you can imagine, Andy Roy has some gnarly stories about his experiences in Tampa in RIDE Channel’s Episode 5 of SPoT “20” Year Experience.
In Episode 4 of the RIDE Channel’s SPoT 20 Year Experience, Brian Anderson talks about the the iconic SPoT pyramid, as well as some of his other best Skatepark of Tampa memories. The 2012 Tampa Am gets underway this Thursday, December 6th, with the Welcome to Tampa Party at SPoT. Check the Upcoming Events page for a full schedule of events for the weekend.
Check out the latest episode of SPoT Life featuring Expedition One. From the Harvest Jam @ SPoT, to Bradenton Riverwalk Skatepark, back to Tampa for a private driveway session.
South Florida shredder Charlie Cassidy is the latest player on the RIDE Channel’s Shredit Cards. Don’t miss this one…the ender holds a special place in our hearts here at the mag. Enjoy!
Episode 2 of the RIDE Channel’s Skatepark of Tampa 20 Year Experience is now live featuring Andrew Reynolds. Also, be sure to check out Part 2 of the 93 ‘Til Infinity artshow series at The Bricks on Saturday evening.
In 2013, the Skatepark of Tampa will be celebrating their 20 Year Anniversary. Part of the celebrating has already gotten underway with 93 ‘Til Infinity, a 4-part artshow series at The Bricks. 93 ‘Til Infinity features 20 different artists creating artwork from their own personal experiences at SPoT through the years. Part 1 took place a few weeks back and Sean Orr was on hand to snap some photos (see below). Skatepark of Tampa’s photos are here. Part 2 of 93 ‘Til Infinity is coming up on Saturday, November 17th at The Bricks and also includes the release of Moat Water, which is SPoT’s 20th Anniversary Brew from the folks at Cigar City Brewing!
Also, to help celebrate SPoT’s milestone, every Wednesday from now until the Tampa Pro in March, the RIDE Channel will air a new episode of Skatepark of Tampa 20 Year Experience. 20 different Pros, Ams, and industry leaders share their personal SPoT stories and experiences with you. Check out the Intro with SPoT founder Brian Schaefer and Episode 1 with Stefan Janoski below.
All Photographs © Sean Orr
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RIDE Channel‘s newest episode of SKATE features Tampa, FL with a personal tour from Ryan Clements and the SPoT crew. Things get started at the park, they hit a couple of street spots along the way, stop at The Bricks for some refreshments, and finally end up at the legendary Bro Bowl.
RIDE Channel takes you on a skate-tour of Miami with Mr. Miami himself, Joel Meinholz.
Filmed and Edited by Josh Stewart
RIDE Channel has some more crazy, historical Skatepark of Tampa footage for your viewing pleasure.
The RIDE Channel’s newest SPOTS features the infamous Skatepark of Tampa. The story behind the Skatepark of Tampa is one that is crazy and rich in history, and is one that every skateboarder should hear. The Skatepark of Tampa, has not only done so much for skateboarding in the Tampa Bay area and in Florida, it has been an important part in progressing skateboarding all over the world. Next year, the Skatepark of Tampa celebrates 20 years, it is amazing to think about how far they have come. I don’t think they are going anywhere soon. Enjoy!
The premiere episode of SPOTS on the Ride Channel features the legendary Kona Skatepark in Jacksonville, Florida. Kona is the oldest surviving private skatepark in the world, so as you can imagine the history runs deep.