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    James Hardy Pushes Alabama

    Yesterday, REAL dropped the new Pushing Alabama piece with James Hardy. Check out the new Pushing Alabama Capsule available in select skate shops now.

    Weekend Buzz: Johnny Layton & Taylor Smith

    This week, Johnny Layton and Taylor Smith dropped by The Weekend Buzz to share airplane anxiety horror stories. Tune in to hear how Johnny almost killed Leo Romero and Taylor Smith describe what it’s like to get discovered by Danny Way and much more.

    Elephant Brand: The Skateboard Mag Road Trip

    This latest Elephant Brand Skateboards video documents a road trip the crew did with The Skateboard Mag back in March.

    Raiders of the Archives: Dave Swift

    The Skateboard Mag’s Dave Swift takes you through his office in Solana Beach for the final installment of ‘Raiders Of The Archives’.

    Epicly Later’d: Elissa Steamer Part 3

    In Part 3 with Elissa Steamer, discusses love ballads during her pro career. Later, Elissa opts to leave Toy Machine to join the short-lived Bootleg team.

    Pushing Georgia: Real Skateboards Skate Jam


    Several members of the Real Skateboards team is headed out to PUSH in Georgia this weekend. Dennis Busenitz, Justin Brock, JT Aultz, Jake Donnelly, Robbie Brockel, and Na-kel Smith will be in the mix . Show up on Friday night, September 21st to the Fourth Ward Skatepark in Atlanta, GA and race for prizes. Anyone can come and skate!

    Vans Pro Skate Midwest Tour 2012


    The Vans Pro Skate Midwest Tour officially begins this weekend as the team arrives this Saturday in Des Moines and Sunday in Kansas City. Don’t miss out on shop signings, pro skate demos with Tony Trujillo, Anthony Van Engelen, Chima Ferguson, Gilbert Crockett, Dustin Dollin, Johnny Layton, Chris Pfanner, Daniel Lutheran, Kyle Walker, Alec Majerus and others.

    Check out the schedule below for specific info on this weekend’s stops. Visit the tour blog to stay up-to-date on news, photos and videos during the tour.

    Saturday, September 22nd
    Subsect Skate Shop – Des Moines, Iowa

    Sunday, September 23
    Escapist Skateboarding – Kansas City, Missouri

    Wednesday, September 26
    Infinity Skate Shop – Saint Louis, Missouri

    Thursday, September 27
    Rise Skateboard Shop – Carmel, Indiana

    Saturday, September 29
    One Love Skateshop – Dayton, Ohio

    3rd Annual Board Rescue Art Show Nears


    The 3rd Annual Board Rescue Art Show and Fundraiser is set to take place at the Santa Cruz Boardroom Skate Shop on Saturday, October 13th from 7–10pm. DJ Ray Stevens II will be on the scene spinning skate inspired tunes, as skateboarding enthusiasts, lifers and friends view this year’s donated artwork. Raffle tickets and a Jimbo Phillips collectible event posters and t-shirts will be available as well.

    All artwork will be auctioned off through eBay beginning October 15th under the eBay seller ID: boardrescue All proceeds will go directly to Board Rescue’s causes.

    Featured contributing artists to be included this year are: Jim Phillips, Jimbo Phillips, Colby Phillips, Duane Peters, Jason Adams, Steve Caballero, Justin Forbes, Jason Jessee, Lucas Musgrave, David Hackett, Keith Meek, Kevin Walsh, Bryce Kanights, Cindy Whitehead, Christian Cooper, Danny Sun, Eli Roe, Erik Fieber, Chris Sprouls, Eli Atkins, Barret Deck, Laura Thornhill-Caswell, Richard Sanchez, Desiree Ronald Astorga, Angela Stucky, Joey Vela, Adrian Pina, Gary Holl, Jonny Miller, Lizzie Armanto, Allysha Bergado, Stan Strocher, Jeremy Micheal Elder, Judi Oyama, Frank Wessels, Darren Lee, and more… *not all confirmed as of this press release

    Please visit, LIKE and follow Board Rescue’s Facebook page to stay on top of all the news related to the 3rd Annual Board Rescue Art Show Fundraiser.

    Board Rescue is a 501(c)(3) non-profit public benefit corporation that provides skateboards and safety equipment to organizations that work with children, targeting low-income and at risk youth.