Mark Gonzales sits down at his art studio in New York City to discuss the evolution of adidas’ rubber toe shoes, their involvement in skateboarding and his first Thrasher cover in them.
Active team riders, Tre Williams, Jordan Hoffart, Chris Joslin, & Chase Webb take first this year on their way defending their title at the Adidas Skate Copa West Coast qualifiers. This year it was at the Westchester Skate Plaza. Stay tuned for the finals in September when they will be head-to-head with each regional shop … Continue reading Adidas Skate Copa Southwest Regionals 2015
The First Adidas Skate Copa Finals held at The Berrics in L.A. Congrats to Active Team Riders, Chris Joslin, Tre Williams, & Jordan Hoffart for the win!
Opening reception celebrating 15 years with The Gonz & Adidas Skateboarding at HVW8 Gallery. The show will still be up until June 2nd @ HVW8! Artwork by the legendary Mark Gonzalez & a photo show of some iconic photos of the Gonz from photography of Joe Brook, Benjamin Debert, Brian Gaberman, Gabe Morford, Skin Phillips, … Continue reading 15 Years of Mark Gonzalez & Adidas @ HVW8!
It’s Taco Shoesday and that just means some more delicious tacos and awesome shoe review! Let’s get right down to it with the Adidas Busenitz Vulc Shoe that now sits on top of a vulcanized outsole with the same all suede upper. The shoe still retains the GEOFIT collar cushioning to keep your feet feeling … Continue reading Taco Shoesday Adidas Busenitz Vulc!
It’s Taco Tuesday so make sure you grab some Tacos for lunch today! For Taco Shoesday we’ll check out the popular Adidas Busenitz Shoe. Designed and tested by pro Skateboarder Dennis Busenitz, the design concept behind this shoe is taken from the Adidas Copa Mundial shoe that features a PU Sockliner, supportive GEOFIT collar cushioning, … Continue reading Taco Shoesday Adidas Busenitz Shoe!
Jordan Hoffart gives us the Ins & Outs of the new Adidas Campus Vulc shoe from Adidas Skateboarding. Adidas re-tooled the shoe by giving it a slimmer profile yet kept all the basics with the suede upper. But don’t listen to me… listen to Jordan, it’s the only shoe he skates and that should say … Continue reading Adidas Campus Vulc review w Jordan Hoffart
Thanks to everyone who submitted something! There were so many good ones…(and a few bad ones) but we could only pick one. Congratulations Adrian Chavez! Active and Adidas thought yours was the best one. You win a free pair of Adidas! A.D.I.D.A.S = Any Day Is Dope After Skating ———————————————————————————————————————————————————————— Want a free pair of … Continue reading Adidas Shoe Giveaway!
Out of all of the shoes that Adidas has produced, the most impressive is the Dennis Busenitz Pro. The design was inspired by a few of Dennis’ favorite old school Adidas soccer/football cleats. But don’t be fooled, the shoe was designed to be efficient for skateboarding, see video below. Its low profile outsole allows for … Continue reading Adidas Busenitz Pro Shoe
There’s good news and then there’s bad news. Let’s start with the bad news first: Summer’s almost over… Yeah, school sucks but you know you wanna look good when you go back. Good news is we got you covered on the essentials for this Back To School season. Wondering what kicks to get? Check out … Continue reading TOP 10: Must Have Footwear for Back To School 2015
Join us here at the shop this Sunday night from 7-10PM for our 8th annual Back To Snow event! Kick the snowboard season off with Active Ride Shop, Mammoth Mountain opens on the 13th!
We all know Taco Tuesday is thee day to head out to your favorite taco place and chow down on some tasty tacos for a really cheap price. Well for Taco Shoesday we’ll be reviewing and taco-bout shoes from Nike SB, Vans, Adidas to Supra, Gravis and many more. This week we’re starting it off … Continue reading Taco Shoesday Vans Syndicate Chukka Low S Shoe!
ACTIVE RIDE SHOP ANNOUNCES CORONA STORE OPENING Skate Shop Opening in Southern California with Inaugural Location Grand Opening May 5th Corona, CA (May 5, 2012) — Active Ride Shop, Southern California’s leading action sports retailer, celebrated the opening of the Corona Store in the Inland Empire on May 5th. Located at the beautiful Crossings at … Continue reading Cinco de Mayo – Active Corona Grand Opening!!
Behind The Ad with Jordan Hoffart. Jordan and company handle biz. Peep the video! Oh and Jordan landed that last ditty 6 different ways… Enjoy! Love those Adidas… click below to pick up your own!!