4th Annual Georgia Bowlriders Update just came in the email from the man John Karg over at Woody’s Halfpipe. Registration has begun so get over to GEORGIABOWLRIDERS.COM if you’re trying to get in on the action. Shredding will commence October 22 in Columbus, GA.
3rd Lair Skate Park of Golden Valley, Minnesota and Vitamin Water are bringing on The 10th Annual Midwest Melee All Ages Skateboard Comp. This contest gives skaters of all skill levels a chance to raise the bar and get in on one of the best skate jams of the year at the 3rd Lair indoor park. Cash is at stake in the advanced division with a 250 dollar purse and 20 session punch card for whoever takes home the cake. Trophies and prizes from Blind, Indy, Creature, Bones, Enjoi, Spitfire and more for all other divisions. Competitors skate free Thu-Sun.
35 dollar registration fee. 5 dollars off for pre-registration.
Click here to register online.
Contest goes down August 19th through 21st.
850 Florida Ave S, Golden Valley, MN. Hit up info@3rdLair.com for more details.
Sessions 13th Annual Tim Brauch Memorial Skate Contest this September
Santa Cruz, CA – Sessions annouced the dates of its 2011 Tim Brauch Memorial Contest, which will for the first time be held on two separate weekends. The Street Style Contest will be September 17, 2011 at the Scotts Valley Skatepark in Scotts Valley, California. The Bowl Contest will be held on September 24 at Lake Cunningham in San Jose, California. Sessions’ Tim Brauch Memorial Skate Constest aims to keep Tim’s spirit alive, as well as providing cities with money, tools, and knowledge to create proper skateboard parks.
Check out Sessions Outerwear on Facebook for the latest info and news on the 13th Annual Tim Brauch Memorial Skate Contest.
Save the Dates:
September 17, 2011: Tim Brauch Memorial Street Style Contest, Scotts Valley, California
September 24, 2011: Tim Brauch Memorial Bowl Contest, San Jose, California
Andy Roy is the sheriff of skateboarding. Get ready to get your socks pulled down if you’re faking cuz Andy Roy sees right through that. We did a mini interview with him for this giveaway. Check it out and then hit the Juice Online Store. We’ve got 6 sets of Spitfire Andy Roy Lifer Wheels to give away. All orders over 10 bucks are entered to win!
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What does it take to hang on tour with Andy Roy?
It would probably take a lot of patience. There’s a lot of heckling going on. You’ve got to rip right. We heckle. We skate. You’ve got to sleep in the dirt. You’ve got to just get it. If you don’t skate, you’re just sitting around on the sideline and you’re getting heckled. If you’re gonna go skateboard, go get some. You’ve got to spill blood.
Why do you think people are afraid of you?
Maybe they’re intimidated by my past. Maybe it’s my tattoos. Maybe I just tell it how it is.
Where is your favorite place to skate?
I just got back with the AntiHero team and we went all over Oregon and our last stop was Burnside. I haven’t been there in over 10 years and, when I used to go with Joey and John and all those guys, it raged and it hasn’t changed. They still lay down the law there. No bikers. No rollerbladers. You’re cut. If you’re weak, you’re lame. It’s always been like that. They’ve always kept it tough. 20 plus years and they’re still laying down the law. I like the whole environment of Burnside, and how sick the park is. I would have to say Burnside is my favorite place to skate. Right now that’s what’s on my mind. Burnside.
Who’s in your crew these days? Who’s in the van?
The whole Anti Hero Team. Robby Russo. Grosso. Double T. Tony Trujillo. The Silent Assassian. Julien. Cardiel is there. Frank Gerwer. Each one of them has something gnarly to give and I just don’t see any other team like that. They’re just raw power. A Team for life.
What’s the number one thing you teach your kids at skate school?
The number one thing I teach them is to skate fast. Fast, fast, fast. Grind as far as you can. Skate and use the whole skatepark. If you’re at a skatepark, you’re not just going to ollie the stairs and then walk back up. There’s a whole skatepark. Hit it all. Hit everything. I teach them that you only live once so skateboard like it’s the last time you’re ever going to skate. Spill blood. If you’re not slammin’, you’re not gettin’ none. I teach my kids to skate fast. Do what comes from the inside and just get busy. I just want to keep these kids tough. I do that by telling them to pick up a John Cardiel video. That will explain everything right there. Straight up. Skateboarding.
Cardiel rules. Why do you deserve a Lifer wheel?
I don’t know, but it’s an honor to be with Lance, Salba, Grosso, Jason Jessee, Dressen… I’m very thankful to Jim and everybody at Deluxe. I have them to thank because they hooked me up. For those guys to step up and give me a wheel, it means the world to me.
Say something inspirational.
Jay Adams. John Cardiel.
Double Decker Skatepark AM JAM starts today at the Double Decker Skatepark located at 500 Blount Street in Fayettville, North Carolina 28301. It is a two day contest which starts at 4pm today, July 15th and starts at 10am tomorrow, July 16th. It is a contest for all the Ams out there so go and check them out! For more information, call Double Decker Skatepark at (910) 483-3425.
Check out the Stance Socks designed by Jason Jessee. The most comfortable socks made for skateboarders, now with a Jason Jessee flare. And now you can win a pair to rep! All orders at the Juice Magazine Online Store that come in before midnight tonight are entered to win.
We’ve got new t-shirts and hats up at the Juice Magazine Online Store, so if you’ve been checking out any of those back issues or new Special OPS or Mini Logo tees, now is a good time to buy!
This week’s Up for Grabs is another Lucero Emergency! Win this deck with your next purchase of Juice gear at the Juice Online Store. Orders before 5PM today will be entered to win this 9.25″ x 33.25″ deck made for solid slashers.
Everybody knows that there’s nothing better than a good pair of socks. Stoked Stance came around and is hooking up with some shredders like Duane Peters. Ever want to feel like Duane Peters? Now’s your chance! We’re giving away 5 Pairs of Duane Peters Stance Socks today. Literally know how it feels to be in his shoes (or socks). How to enter? Hit the Juice Online Store and buy your favorite mag or swag and you’re entered to win.
The Stance Society is growing as they welcome Andrew Reynolds to the team. Can’t wait to see what he comes up with for his first pair.
All orders today only at the Juice Online Store are entered to win this Lucero “Jester” deck courtesy of Black Label Skateboards. Luceros repped this graphic for a minute, but this run was done on black stained wood.
If you haven’t already grabbed your favorite back issue do it. Like Issue 58 featuring John Lucero
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