To celebrate the release of the new Active x Grizzly Grip collab, the Grizzly team came & crashed the active park! For the month of May, if you buy any Grizzly Griptape Product at your local Active, you will get a chance to win a Golden Ticket to come skate the Active Park at the end of the month with the guys!
You seent it straight! The Plan B team at its entirety shut down our beloved private skate park! It was their first ever demo with Chris Cole being on the team. Thanks to everybody who came out! Here is a video & photo recap!
The Plan B team made a few stops on their United Tour at Active locations. The first stop was right after Thanksgiving Day at Active Costa Mesa. Being on black friday, there was a line for the shopping and a separate one for the signing. Then a second signing at Active Riverside that following Sunday.
Costa Mesa Signing.
This family comes from up north.
Torey Pudwill shows up to the long line of fans.
Danny Way, Felipe Gustavo, Torey Pudwill, Paul Rodriguez, PJ Ladd and Ryan Sheckler.
The line goes back as far as you can see.
Got it all signed.
Went to Pedley Skate Park for a demo but the lights weren’t working. Photo ops!
Big ups to the Plan B team for coming out, especially on Thanksgiving weekend!
I can’t put everyone on the list, but I can put a few standouts…
Check out our skate selection here: http://www.activerideshop.com/Skate
For all of you in Costa Mesa, the Plan B team will be at the Active Costa Mesa on November 26th at 4pm for an autograph signing.
Not only are we making a stop in Costa Mesa… but Riverside, you guys are in for a treat! The Plan B team will be at Active Riverside on November 28th signing autographs at 2pm. After the signing we will be moving the party over to Jurupa Skate Park with the Plan B team at 4pm!
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Transworld Skateboarding’s 22nd film by Jon Holland and Chris Ray featuring Torey Pudwill, Tyler Bledsoe, Ryan Decenzo, Pete Eldridge and Taylor Bingaman will be premiering at Active San Dimas August 14th.
Come out and check out video. Video starts at dusk.
Chris Cole defends his title and wins the 2010 Maloof Money Cup NYC, taking home a sweat $100,000. Paul Rodriguez comes in 2nd and Torey Pudwill 3rd. In case you missed it the contest went off, the course was killer & the skaters were ripping. Go to fuel.tv for a full recap, videos and more! Here’s the winning moment broadcasted live on Fuel TV.
COME ONE…COME ALL!!
Matix team signings on May 22nd at Active’s Riverside & Chino. Check the flyer below for details… See you there!
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Ever wondered what it takes to run a successful company in the skateboard industry? I mean, really, this is serious business. Tim Gavin and his crew run a tight ship over at Matix headquarters, otherwise known as Podium Distribution. There’s no time for jokes or horseplay.
And they’ll tell you…you’ve got to be ALL business at ALL times!
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TAMPA PRO 2010
1. Paul Rodriguez: $20,000 (Plan B, Nike SB, Silver, FKD Bearings and Grip, Active, Nixon, Mountain Dew, Diamond, incase)
2. Nyjah Huston (I&I Skateboards, Silver, FKD, Diamond)
3. Keegan Sauder (Vans, Zero, Spitfire, Independent, Anti-Social Skateshop, RVCA, Fiat)
4. Peter Ramondetta: $5,000 (Real, Circa, Circa Apparel, Thunder, Spitfire, Roughneck Hardware, Newell, HUF)
5. Ryan Sheckler: $4,000 (Plan B, Independent Trucks, Etnies, Mob, CCS, Nixon, Oakley, Red Bull, Kicker)
6. Torey Pudwill: $3,000 (Plan B, DVS, Matix)
7. Luan Oliveira: $2,000 (Flip, Globe, Volcom)
8. Danny Fuenzalida: $1,750 (Think Skateboards, Satori Wheels, Venture, Swiss Bearings, MIA)
9. Greg Lutzka: $1,500 (K-Swiss, Neff, Oakley, Indy, Mob, Monster, FKD, Toyota)
10. Chaz Ortiz: $1,250 (Zoo York, DC, FKD, Bones, Silver Trucks, Warp Skatepark, Gatorade)
11. Dennis Busenitz: $1,000 (Real, Volcom, Spitfire, Thunder, adidas, Utility Board Supply)
12. John Rattray: $1,000 (Zero, Zero Wheels, eS Footwear, Thunder, Modus Bearings, Elwood)
SILVER TRUCKS BEST TRICK:
1. Matt Miller (DC, Expedition) $3,000 (Nosebluntslides up the ledge both ways)
2. Torey Pudwill (Plan B, DVS, Matix) $2,000 (Back lip back tail flip out, front feeble shove)
3. Sierra Fellers (Foundation, Circa) : $1,000 (nose manny nollie flip)
4. Jordan Hoffart (Powell, Neff, Adio): $1,000 (varial heel 5-0, gap to 50-50)
5. Joey Brezinski (Cliche, Adio): $1,000 (inward heel manual stuff. Honestly, I can’t keep track
GATORADE GO ALL DAY AWARD: Dennis Busenitz ($2,500)
FAN FAVORITE: Peter Ramondetta
The winning moment…
Active Pro’s Daewon Song & Torey Pudwill get busy with other DVS rippers in this years Transworld Create & Skate II. Brands contibuting videos this year are DVS, Etnies, Circa and DC. Transworld will be posting new videos through out the week so be sure to check the transworld site for more Skate & Create action!
Markisa is a new Signature Wallet & Accessory company formed by Paul Rodriguez, Jason Wakuzawa & Nigel Alexander. Based out of Los Angeles, the company will be delivering signature styles and color ways launching mid September of 09. As of now the team consists of Paul Rodriguez, Terry Kennedy, Torey Pudwill, Chaz Ortiz & Theotis Beasley. Check out their website for more details! Also peep the commercials for the brand that Nigel Alexander put together.
The 2009 Maloof Money Cup was absolutely insane. The skateboarding at the contest was incredible and the guys were really going for it to win that $100K prize. Our friend Chris Cole took home 1st place and all the glory. Active Rider Torey Pudwill took 4th place and Active Rider P Rod took 9th place. Check out a TON of coverage over at Transworld’s Website and you can also watch the finals Webcast on FUELtv’s website.
1. Chris Cole
2. Tommy Sandoval
3. Nyjah Huston
4. Torey Pudwill
5. Ryan Sheckler
6. Sean Malto
7. Greg Lutzka
8. David Gonzalez
9. Paul Rodriguez
10. Mark Appleyard
1. Alex Perelson
3. Bob Burnquist
4. Andy MacDonald
5. Buckey Lasek
GIRL’S STREET RESULTS:
1. Leticia Bufoni
2. Lacey Baker
3. Elissa Steamer
4. Amy Caron
5. Marisa Dal Santo
Copenhagen Pro went down this past weekend and Active Pro Torey Pudwill took home 1st place! Torey set the street course on fire all weekend and was also the best trick winner. Congrats to Torey as well as all the other guys who placed in the contest.
1 Torey Pudwill
2 Eric Koston
3 Eero Antilla
4 Zered Bassett
5 Kerry Getz
6 Neverton Casella
7 Daniel Viera
8 Phil Zwijsen
9 Klaus Bohms
10 Chris Aström
11 Matt Beach
12 Kilian Heuberger
Paul Rodriguez came out to Active Long Beach to sign autographs for hundreds, get his photo taken over a hundred times, and to celebrate the premiere of Proof which Paul produced. The film is by Nigel Alexander and it features skaters such as Torey Pudwill, Terell Robinson, Chaz Ortiz, and a bunch of up and comers that had great parts. You can buy your copy of Proof online now… See you at one of the other premieres!Error loading Flickr gallery