Pretty Sweet – Girl & Chocolate Trailer

Pretty Sweet Trailer

How in the world do skate companies get away with releasing a trailer and making everyone wait almost a year for the flick to premiere?  Girl & Chocolate Skateboards‘ Pretty Sweet trailer was uploaded on December 1st, 2011 and the LA world premiere isn’t until November 16th, 2012!  The wait will be well worth it.  With an unreal lineup of skaters, hesh spots, and a vast amount of time used to edit Pretty Sweet we all now it’s going to be pretty sweet.

Austyn Gillette for Quiksilver via The Berrics

Days I arrive at the office and find new emails with vids like this are the best.  Reese Forbes, David Clark, Austyn Gillette, and Riley “Black” Hawk skate for Quiksilver, it’s common knowledge, everyone knows that.  What everyone may not know is this…Quiksilver makes great skate shoes.

Stay tuned for the new Quiksilver shoes launch in Spring of 2013.  It’s going to be a party, and you’re invited.

Throwaway and Beyond – Play Date

This is the last throwaway footage for Play Date, a Midwest skate flick, due out in November or December.  Stay tuned for more…

King of the Groms 2012


Everyone in the Midwest knows that 3rd Lair puts on the best skate contest; and every kid knows that The King of the Groms/AMs is one of the best junior contests ever.  Combine the two and you have the best venue and contest in the universe.

King of the Groms/AMs has three different events: Bowl, Mini Ramp, and Street.  Each event is a blast to watch but the AMs Street riders really stepped up this year.  With only 4 more stops on the tour the King of the Groms/AMs Championships is right around the corner.  Tune in next time. Read More

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