Presented by Masked Gorilla, DC Shoes, & The Berrics. Robb Banks & Chris Travis performed at The Roxy in Los Angeles. They both recently released a new EP together, “No Trepassing“. Check out photos from our experience that night.
Starting off all the madness that is the Vans U.S. Open of Surf in Huntington Beach with the Van Doren Invitational Shop Battle. Nine of the best skate shops in California competed for the overall $6,000 prize! Active team riders, Morgan Wolf (Santa Monica), Ryan Hill (Chino Hills), & Ethan Loy (Costa Mesa) were there to shred!
The Fallen team is out on a tour as we speak. They stopped by the Brea & Riverside shops before heading up north. Jamie Thomas played S.K.A.T.E. with anyone daring to. Appearances by Brian Hansen, Dane Burman, Jon Dickson, Tony Cervantes, Chris Troy, & great times!
Photos from the Grand Opening celebration of the newest West Covina location. Lines were packed in the morning for the mystery gift card deal and followed by an Element Team Signing. Element also brought out their No Board Left Behind program. Our friends Mikey & Andy from DC Shoes came out to give a free pair of DC’s with every purchase that day. Thanks to everyone for cruising out!
Transworld SKATEboarding‘s “Snap The Gap” presented by SUPRA contest went down the other day in front of the Agenda Trade Show in Long Beach. CA RampWorks built us an epic street gap replica for this best trick/long ollie throwdown. There was $2500 in cash to give out and the mayhem kicked off as soon as we opened the gates.
Continue reading Snap The Gap presented by SUPRA Photos
Encinitas, CA: Blood Wizard‘s premier of “Master’s of Wizardry: Vol.1” filmed & edited by Chris Gregson, a long time Active team rider who also turned PRO that day. Congrats Chris! The video features himself, Jerry Gurney, Jack Given, & more!
Active West Covina is in full effect! The guys at that shop held a skate jam that day at the local skate park. There was a Best Trick Contest, Free Giveaways, & Free PIZZA! Good times for everyone! Check out some photos from that day, thanks to all the homies for cruising out!
Come celebrate the Grand Opening of Active West Covina this Saturday on July 11th! Starting at 10am, the first 300 customers will recieve a FREE mystery gift card ranging from $10 – $100!!! The Element Team Signing and oh that’s not all folks!…
While the most of us skate everyday, it’s celebrated every year at the beginning of the Summer solstice, June 21st! Coincidentally this year’s Go Skateboarding Day also landed on Father’s Day, it was more of a reason to celebrate with all the Rad Dads. There were many shredders out there who brought along there Rad Dads to the Active HQ. Thanks to all the brands for helping make this year possible at the Active Park. Most importantly, thanks to all the skateboarders like YOU for cruising out to support & celebrate skateboarding!
Come skate with us this year for Go Skateboarding Day here at the ACTIVE HQ!
-Diamond Best Trick
-BBQ by Vans
RSVP HERE: http://www.activerideshop.com/gsd15
Oh and it’s also Father’s Day! So make sure to bring out your Rad Dad this year! 😉
12178 4th St.
Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91730
Last Saturday at Kingswell in Los Feliz, Almost Skateboards had their retrospective photo show featuring iconic photographs shot by Seu Trinh from the past 12 years with Almost. It was also a release party of a photo board series Seu did with Almost that came out recently. As if the free donuts and beer wasn’t enough: Rodney Mullen, Chris Haslam, Cooper Wilt, Justin Schulte, & Almost Alumni Torey Pudwill made an appearance. Past & Present always family in the Almost team. Lewis Marnell Forever…
“The Element crew heads to the Active HQ for the Make It Count stop. You know the drill – watch this, get stoked, and enter the contest when it’s in a city near you. Don’t blow it… You only get one life. Make it count.”
(via The Berrics)
Active Bakersfield is now officially open! We kicked things off with a Vans BBQ & Team signing, mystery gift cards, games of S.K.A.T.E., overall a fun time for everyone. Thanks to all who cruised out and kicked it! Here are some photos from the opening.
Active Bakersfield‘s official grand opening is on Saturday, June 6th. We will be having a Vans team signing with Chima Ferguson, Dustin Dollin, Elijah Berle, & Christian Hosoi! First 300 people in line will get a FREE mystery gift card with anywhere between $10 – $100 on it. But… the FIRST person in line will get a Mystery Active Box! Be there or be square, 10am!