Posts Tagged ‘Anthony Acosta’

Making Of The Vato Sidewalk Surfer Ad

August 16th, 2011      Comments Off on Making Of The Vato Sidewalk Surfer Ad    Posted in News

When we first started talking about doing this ad Lance had the great idea of shooting the photo behind glass. Only problem was finding a large, thick enough piece of glass that could take the abuse of a skateboard and that you could see thru. We searched around for a while and were finally introduced by Steve Olson to Jeanette who runs a rad store called “Glass Queen.” Long story short, we got the photo, Lance’s vision came true and the rest is history. Big thanks to Acosta, Lance Jr., Glass Queen and Steve Olson. Check out the new Vato Sidewalk Surfer.

Rowley Skateboard Mag Cover & Interview

May 16th, 2011      Comments Off on Rowley Skateboard Mag Cover & Interview    Posted in News

Chris Nieratko sat Geoff down a few days after his son Rex was born to talk about skateboarding, life, Flip’s long history and everything else in between. So, make sure and grab a copy of the July issue of The Skateboard Mag and also check out Geoff’s new Flip P2 ad. RULING!!

Flip Skateboard Mag Tour Article

April 15th, 2011      Comments Off on Flip Skateboard Mag Tour Article    Posted in News

Check out the Flip West Coast tour article in the new issue (June 2011) of the Mag. The world premiere of Flip “The West Side Story” is this upcoming Wednesday, April 20th @5PM PT / 8PM ET on Fuel TV. Also, stay tuned for a new trailer and some footage from Sacto going up next week…

Mega Madness Day…

November 5th, 2010      Comments Off on Mega Madness Day…    Posted in News

The Flip team recently traveled to Bob’s compound to check out the infamous Mega Ramp and skate some of the other gnarly obstacles at Bob’s place. It was the hottest November day i’ve ever felt in my life and at high noon Andrew Langi, Bob and Lance decided to pad up and go skate the mega. First, everyone warmed up on the massive quarter pipe, which is basically a tsunami-sized ramp, followed by a shred session to the highest levels by Mr. Burnquist. As the sun continued to pound down on us Rune A.K.A. “The Danish Destoyer” got a couple hammers on the other burly spot at Bob’s place… no biggie! By the end of the day everyone was totally dehydrated and yet ready to keep on skating. So, at dusk we made our way south to an abandoned skate house courtesy of the Built To Shred homies. More gnarly maneuvers, night prowlers, heavy vibes and one of the best skate days ever!! Thanks to Acosta for making the trip with us. Until next time…