We trekked our way up to Santa Cruz to visit our friends at NHS! Since 1973, NHS manufactures & distributes a ton of brands such as Independent Trucks, Creature Skateboards, Flip Skateboards, OJ Wheels, Bronson Bearings, Mob Grip, of course Santa Cruz Skateboards, & more!They also have a museum with the history of their upbringing. Check out some photos from our visit below!
After a life threatening motorcycle accident and pending medical bills. Active team rider and skatebaording hero, Mike Franklin needed help. Help arrived with a fundraiser/contest at the Santa Clarita Skate Park. Fitting since Mike had spend lots of time helping design that park and many more hours handling big tricks on a regular basis.
Friends, family, industry pulled together and held an sick raffle, contest, bbq and silent auction featuring amazing artwork from such notables as Gonz, Andy Jenkins, Michael Seiben and more! big thanks goes to Craig at Push playing host, Dan Bernadino as the glue, Scotty Hundreds, Charlie Thomas at World Industries, Aaron Cooke at Athlete Recovery Fund and all the sponsors who threw in bigtime. The Hundreds, World Industries, Push Exchange, Jessup and Mouse, Jarritos, Tum Yeto, Mountain Dew, Elm, Active Ride Shop, Kayo Corp, Force Trucks, Krew, Supra, Deluxe, NHS, Skatelab, Skate One, Podium, Street Corner Dist, Blitz, Fuel TV, Primitive and Nike SB. Thanks goes to Elmer for the videographer skills and Lukster on the 7D!! We love you Mike! Six months till shred time!!!