Nixon and Barneys New York have collaborated to refresh Nixon's highly succesful Waterman's watch, the 51-30, in three unique ways just in time for the 2007 holiday season. All watches were created with recycled stainless steel and a portion of the proceeds from the sales of this series will benefit the Surfrider Foundation in working to protect our oceans, waves and beaches. The All Black 51-30 features a band made entirely of hemp materials and is limited to 150 pieces worldwide read more
For a succinct summary of why Thrasher's King of the Road contest might be the best thing going in skate competitions, check out this quick recap video, a nice teaser for the DVD to come. This clip has everything: Prank calls, scantily clad women, drunken antics, all kinds of random KOTR challenges, gnarly barrel jumping action (seriously), some crazy good times, and a perfect soundtrack. Right at the midway point of the clip is one of the sickest wallrides I've ever seen, plus plenty of pag read more
POSEIDEN and WICKED WAHINE presents "Skate with Gusto" I was lucky to meet Micaela at ASR and I really think nobody should miss her event on Sept 29. Here is the press release, take a look at it and don't forget to bring $10 or more. Benefit Art Fundraiser 9/29/07 7:00-8:30 Los Angeles, CA. September 29th, 2007 Ã¢â‚¬â€œ Poseiden and Wicked Wahine presents Ã¢â‚¬Å“Skate With GustoÃ¢â‚¬Â, a benefit to help raise money for athletes that are less fortunate a read more
Banquet hit up the ASR Trade Show in San Diego, California. All your favorite companies, plenty of action sports celebs, and of course: Girls, Girls, Girls. Enjoy.
New Rumble Seta colorways from FBM For those of you who are still rocking seat rails, check them out.
So Brian Purdy makes dope BMX videos and he is finished with his most recent project called F* This S*. (Fuck This Shit). He's got a trailer posted on BMXonline.com that y'all should go check out. I went on a couple of these trips with him and there is some pretty funny footage that he included in the video- namely everything that Adam Banton does/says when he is drunk. Oh yeah, and Rob Wise has a super long part with bonus footage that will blow your mind. Goodtimes. Check it out at: http:/ read more
Four films featuring motocross stars from the Temecula, CA area are among the more than 160 films being shown Wednesday through Sunday at the 13th annual Temecula Valley International Film & Music Festival. The festival begins at 5 p.m. Wednesday with a vintage car parade and a red-carpet celebration. Four motocross documentaries -- "FMX Riot 2, Swingarm City," "Enduro at Erzburg: The Iron Giant Strikes Back," "Baja Diaries" and "FMX Prague" -- will be screened Friday and Sunday. The docu read more
Sigur Ros are planning to release a new DVD of the free tour they put on throughout their native Iceland last summer. When you think "Sigur Ros" and "tour DVD" this teaser is pretty much everything you would hope it would be. Amazing cinematography, great images and of course a ton of performances from the band. Sigur Ros has sold over 2 million records worldwide in recent years. This appears to have put the band in a position to do whatever they want. In this case it meant hiring a crew of 40 read more
I hate to give this guy so much press, but damn, there's just so much to write about him... yes, it's another story about Travis Pastrana. Pastrana, who in 1999 he celebrated his first X Games gold by launching his bike into San Francisco Bay. Three years later, he rode straight into the Grand Canyon and lived to tell about it. Now he's jumped right into the book publishing world with the Big Jump: The Tao of Travis Pastrana. In the book he reveals for the first time the methods (and madness) th read more
The first X Games Mexico hit Mexico City this past weekend as more than 14,000 screaming fans welcomed a world-class, international field of FMXers. The three-day event showcased some of the worldÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s best action sport athletes from 12 countries and three continents, competing in BMX Freestyle Street, Skateboard Street and Moto X Best Trick at the Palacio de los Deportes, where the 1968 Olympic Games were held. Past two-time X Games Step Up gold medalist Matt Buyten claimed his read more