This past weekend was a busy one. The Emerica signing at Active Ride Shop in Temecula, California was insane. Emerica pros Heath Kirchart, Kevin “Spanky” Long, Bryan Herman, Leo Romero, Austin Stephens and am Brandon Westgate signed posters for two hours straight. Thanks to everyone who came out to meet the team, and to Active for having us!
The Damn Am contest also took place over the weekend at the Volcom warehouse in Costa Mesa, California. 178 ams showed up to skate. The qualifier heats were on Friday and Saturday. Emerica ams Braydon Szafranski and Brandon Westgate skated on Friday and am Matt Allen skated on Saturday.
European Emerica rider Maxime Genin quailifed in 2nd place on Friday after some amazing runs. Canadian Emerica rider Antoine Asselin ripped all weekend long and ended up in 5th place overall.
The traditional dunk tank was in full effect, and a crowd of skaters of all ages gathered around to perv out on all the girls getting dunked. Check out the Damn Am site for all the juicy details about the contest.