Have you seen the new issue of TransWorld Skateboarding yet? Our very own Emerica pro, Andrew Reynolds, is gracing the cover. Be sure to check it out. Andrew has been skating around the Los Angeles area, filming for the Baker video along with Bryan Herman, Erik Ellington and Kevin “Spanky” Long, who just returned from Australia. Emerica am Braydon Szafranski is still in Australia filming for the Baker video, as well. Ed Templeton will also be heading down to Australia from March 13-20.
Kids in Minneapolis, Minnesota got a surprise visit last week at the Third Lair skatepark by none other than Emerica pro Tosh Townend. Tosh is in Minneapolis visiting some friends and will be flying out to the Skatepark of Tampa for the annual Tampa Pro contest this weekend. In other Tosh news, the premiere of Element Skateboards’ Elementality Volume One video is coming up on March 18 at the Lido Theatre in Newport Beach, California. Tosh, along with Emerica pro Chris Senn, will have some sick footage in the vid.
Emerica pro Leo Romero is sitting on a plane right now on his way to Barcelona, Spain to film for his upcoming part in TransWorld’s First Love video. Leo has been getting so much footage for this video, it’s sure to be a doozy. He just missed Emerica pro Aaron Suski and Brandon Westgate, who just returned home from Barcelona. Aaron and Brandon both racked up some major footage and photos that you’ll be seeing really soon.
Sometimes when you’re doing really gnarly tricks, you have to give your limbs a rest from the abuse put on them. That’s what Emerica pro Heath Kirchart is doing after injuring his foot recently. Heath has been resting up and getting in some reading in his spare time. He should be back on his board really soon. Keep an eye out for Heath’s interview in The Skateboard Mag, which should be out soon.
Emerica am Matt Allen has been skating around his hometown of Victorville, California this past week.
Emerica pro Austin Stephens has been busy skating around Long Beach and Los Angeles lately, and has picked up a new clothing sponsor, We Clothing. Austin is also working on an interview for Skateboarder magazine.