Emerica pros Andrew Reynolds, Leo Romero and am Braydon Szafranski hit up the streets of Los Angeles over the weekend, but their session at Wilshire was cut short by security guards, also known as "securitas".
Emerica pro Heath Kirchart recently became the new co-owner of Subsect skate shop in Des Moines, Iowa. In fact, Heath was there over the weekend, fixing up the place. If you live near Des Moines, swing by Subsect and pick up a pair of the Emerica Kirchart 4 while you’re at it. Heath is still recovering after being hit by a car a couple of weeks back.
Emerica pro Ed Templeton is staying busy painting for an upcoming art show in January. Look for details on that and other news in the upcoming Emerica Disinformation Newsletter. Also, check out Ed’s Cul-de-Sac of Lameness at the Toy Machine Web site. Although Ed is spending a lot of time painting, he has also been getting out and skating around Orange County, as well.
Emerica pro Kevin “Spanky” Long and am Brandon Westgate went up to the Bay Area for the weekend to film and shoot photos with Skateboarder photographer Brian Gaberman. The guys racked up a bunch of footage and photos. Spanky stayed in San Jose for the week to hang out with his friends from the enjoi team. As soon as Brandon returned to SoCal from this trip, he flew out the next day to Japan with Birdhouse.
Emerica pro Bryan Herman has still been crutching around at home in Victorville, California and giving his Xbox an extreme workout. In case you didn’t already know, he broke his leg while riding his new motocross bike that he built. Hopefully, Herman will be back on his board really soon.
Emerica pro Austin Stephens has been skating around Los Angeles, filming some stuff for a Toy Machine video that is in the works. He will be heading out to Indiana to spend Christmas with his family.
Emerica pro Aaron Suski just wrapped up the photos for his Slap interview that will be out in a couple of months. He skated around Tucson, Arizona with Slap photographer Joe Brook and some of the Birdhouse team over the weekend.
Emerica pro Chris Senn just celebrated his birthday on Sunday with a barbeque and mini-ramp session with the bros in his backyard at home in Hawaii. Happy Birthday, Chris!
Emerica am Matt Allen has been skating the hubbas and other obstacles in his backyard. He has also been hanging out and playing video games with his roommate, Bryan Herman. Matt will be going out filming this weekend for an upcoming Foundation video.