Now that the Baker 3 video is done and has premiered, Emerica pro Andrew Reynolds has been skating around LA and, believe it or not, filming for even more upcoming video projects. No rest for the rad! The Boss is about to earn the new title of Dad next month when his wife Christianna is due to have their baby.
Check out the newly updated Alien Workshop Web site, featuring Emerica pro Heath Kirchart. The site will be updated more frequently now, but not as often as the Emerica site, so don’t get your hopes up, cheese. Heath has been skating around LA, filming with Alien Workshop filmer Greg Hunt.
Emerica pro Erik Ellington is looking forward to being a dad, as well. He and his wife Luciana are due to have their baby in the next couple of weeks. Erik is spending a lot of time at Home Depot buying supplies to make room in the house for the new addition to the Ellington family. Be on the lookout for next month’s issue of Thrasher magazine featuring Erik’s interview!
Emerica pros Kevin “Spanky” Long, Bryan Herman and Leo Romero are currently on a Spitfire trip to the East Coast and will be meeting up with fellow Emerica pro Austin Stephens and ams Braydon Szafranski, Matt Allen, and Brandon Westgate. Emerica is sponsoring the Back To The Banks Best Trick Contest this coming Saturday, August 27 at 1:00 p.m. at the Brooklyn Banks in New York.
In case you didn’t know, Steve Rodriguez from 5boro Skateboards saved the legendary spot from complete destruction by attending numerous city meetings and fighting to keep the spot alive for skateboarding. We are stoked that Steve won the battle! Come out on Saturday, August 27 to celebrate skateboarding!
Just off Thrasher’s King of the Road Tour, Emerica pro Tosh Townend is in Vancouver, BC for the one millionth annual Slam City Jam. Fellow Emerica pro Aaron Suski is also on his way up to Vancouver with the Birdhouse team, who are on a road trip up in the Northwest. Yee-ha!