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Subsect Grand Opening!

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On Saturday February 25, 2006, Emerica pros Andrew Reynolds, Kevin “Spanky” Long, Bryan Herman and Leo Romero met up with Heath Kirchart for a signing during the Grand Opening of his new Subsect skate shop in Urbandale, Iowa. A huge throng of over 300 amped-up Kids that lived within a three-hour driving range showed up. It was awesome! The boys signed posters for every kid who wanted one.

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After the signing, we made our way over to Skate South skatepark, where hundreds of kids were waiting to get into the demo. Once the crowd of approximately 550 entered the park, the demo was on. Drew, Spanky, Leo, Heath (who had just started skating again after getting hit by a car back in December) and Emerica flow riders Marquis Preston and DJ Fort skated hard for two hours straight, nailing tricks left and right.

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It was good to see Heath back on his board and throwing down huge backside airs on the vert wall. The crowd was definitely stoked to watch the carnage go down on the street course, as well. The demo ended after everyone skated to exhaustion, then the Emerica product toss ensued. Thanks to Heath and everyone at Subsect and Skate South for having us out, and a special “thank you” to all the kids who showed up to meet the team and watch them skate. It was great to see you all. We’ll have to do it again someday!

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(16) responses to: Subsect Grand Opening!

  1. YEAHH!! that´s sick. i don´t know what to say but it´s awesome. i like spankys woven xD..his style is nice damn!! i want a demo like that in germany,too.

    kurtemerica's Emeritar kurtemerica Posted:
  2. haha! i´m the first one who is writing..muahhahaha

    kurtemerica's Emeritar kurtemerica Posted:
  3. I have to go see heaths shop dude'............. i wonder can you get good deals on emerica shoes........ i wonder????

    geo_maddog_alva's Emeritar geo_maddog_alva Posted:
  4. omg look at my husband spanky he is so cute ah!

    janjanspank's Emeritar janjanspank Posted:
  5. It was awsomeatastic

    ARM's Emeritar ARM Posted:
  6. sweet

    eeemerica's Emeritar eeemerica Posted:
  7. nice hat

    molnar's Emeritar molnar Posted:
  8. kool

    skatesd's Emeritar skatesd Posted:
  9. who ever wrote this sounds nice high five !!!

    HIGHFIVEKR3W's Emeritar HIGHFIVEKR3W Posted:
  10. I was there it was tight Leo Killed the rails the shop is awesome expecially the Emerica room

    ethandoggaulke's Emeritar ethandoggaulke Posted:
  11. Everyone ripped as usual...The new shop is awesomelyradical too. Thanks for coming...my favorite demo yet.

    gabebauman's Emeritar gabebauman Posted:
  12. OMG look at JanJan's Boyfriend Spanky!!!!**** -Mrs. Margera<aka> MAggie

    lilsk8rbaby's Emeritar lilsk8rbaby Posted:
  13. sick

    aciremE's Emeritar aciremE Posted:
  14. i wish i could have been there

    aciremE's Emeritar aciremE Posted:
  15. pretty gnarly

    doorsfan1213's Emeritar doorsfan1213 Posted:
  16. yo i was there

    wayfare's Emeritar wayfare Posted:

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