Emerica pro Heath Kirchart has been keeping it mellow, skating around LA. His foot has been injured for a little while, so he’s taking it easy. Heath should be back at it full force really soon.
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Emerica pros Andrew Reynolds, Erik Ellington, Kevin “Spanky” Long, Bryan Herman and am Braydon Szafranski are taking a little time off from their Baker filming duties to do a demo for all you Kids this Saturday, April 30 at 2:00 p.m. at Skatelab skatepark in Simi Valley, California. Do whatever it takes to get there! Here’s the address:
4226 Valley Fair ST
Simi Valley, CA 93063
What is a scumstache? Some say it’s a scummy, dirty-looking mustache, and others say it’s merely patchy, pre-pubescent peach fuzz. The word "scumstache" is not in Webster’s dictionary, but Kevin "Spanky" Long sure knows how to sport one, and now Pharmacy Board Shop is giving you a chance (excuse) to grow one, too! Whatever your scumstache is like, Pharmacy wants to see it!
They’re giving you until June 30, 2005 to grow your best scumstache and send them a photo. If your ’stache is worthy, you’ll have the chance to have your lucky mug plastered on their site, and the Grand Prize Winner will get two pairs of Spanky’s upcoming Emerica pro model shoe, the KSL-1!
Twenty-five Runners Up will also receive a limited-edition Pharmacy scumstache T-shirt! Pharmacy wants to start a scumstache revolution, so put away the razor and get your scumstache growing!
Enter the Spanky Scumstache Challenge at the Pharmacy Web site.
April 9, 2005
Kickflip backside nose blunts, crooked grinds to backside lip slides shove-it out, and kickflip nose slide nollie heelflips out...the level of skateboarding during the third Skateboard Night Session in the BurnSide skatepark was again amazing! On this evening, the Best Trick contest was held on the new round flatbar and the pyramid with ledges.
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We here at Emerica would like to congratulate Chris J. of Santa Ana, California for winning one free pair of Emerica shoes of his choice. How did Chris win free shoes, you may...
Now’s the time for number seven in our ongoing series of Emerica Blab interviews in which you, the ever-loyal Kids, get to ask your favorite Emerica team rider that burning question you’ve always wanted to know.
This month’s subject is Emerica pro Leo Romero—upcoming banger brother and beyond-excellent wood pusher. Without further ado, get your bad self into the Blabs section and ask away. Before you ask anything, however, be sure to read Leo’s bio and interview first! Also, please keep your questions short and to the point.
Emerica pro Andrew Reynolds has been filming for (and editing) the Baker video. Today, Andrew and his wife Christiana, his nieces, and fellow Emerica pro Kevin "Spanky" Long spent the day at Disneyland to take some time off from filming and have a little fun.
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Meet the new Emerica Team Manager, Hal 3000. We’re taking skateboard team management to the next level with high technology! Hal’s official duty is to babysit the Emerica team: Arrange their travel plans, escort them on tours and demos, assign filming missions, compile their magazine coverage, pay out photo incentive, write team reports, perform many other menial tasks, and generally attend to their every beck and call. It’s a tough job, but someone (or something) has to do it. Do you Kids think Hal can handle it?
Andrew designed his second Emerica pro model skate shoe, the Reynolds 2, even more basic than his first, with less lines and a cleaner overall look.
Boasting a lower heel and no air system, it’s easier to feel your board, too. And let’s not forget the suede toe, which provides better flick and is more giving during toe jams. All in all, it’s safe to say the Reynolds 2 is yet another long-lived Emerica classic. Be sure to scope the brand-new colorways, too, Kids.
This past weekend’s Emerica demo in Des Moines, Iowa was insane! Emerica pros Andrew Reynolds, Heath Kirchart, Erik Ellington, Kevin “Spanky” Long and Leo Romero have just returned home from their weekend jaunt out to the Midwest to hang out and skate for the 500 plus Kids in Emerica who came to Subsect skate shop and Skate South skate park in Des Moines, Iowa on Friday, April 8.
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