Posts Tagged ‘Arto Saari’
To celebrate the grand opening of Xtreme Boardshop in Culver City, the Flip team is doing a meet & greet signing. Come out and meet Lance Mountain, Geoff Rowley, Arto Saari, David Gonzalez, Curren Caples, Louie Lopez, Andrew Langi and Oscar Meza. See flyer below for more details.
Yesterday Arto, David, Oscar, Langi and Louie rolled up to Brooklyn Projects to skate one of the best mini ramps in Southern California. Good times had by all! Big thanks to the BP crew and DJ Chavez for letting us come by.
Arto sent CCS a bunch of select shots from his phone, going easy on the captions and letting his stellar stills do the talking. Click Here to check them out and stay tuned for more CCS Cell Phone Raids with the Flip crew…
It all begins on Saturday, November 12th in Los Angeles. CCS is loading up the van with Arto Saari, Geoff Rowley, David Gonzalez, Ben Nordberg, Louie Lopez, and Oscar Meza and hitting Stoner Park in Los Angeles at 1PM. Then it’s on to the Westchester Skate Plaza in LA for a 3 o’clock shred fest.
There will be giveaways and a $100.00 CCS GIFT CARD winner takes all best trick contest, at each stop.
Hailing from Brighton, England is Pinky. He is a young artist inspired by the world of psychedelic imagery who recently did a limited pro board series for Flip called “Live Fast.” Welcome to PinkyVision! Check out Pinky’s video interview below and Click Here to check out the board series and accompanying t-shirts.
Besides being a pro skater, Arto is also an accomplished photographer. He picked up the art in the late 1990′s and has been doing it ever since. In this episode of ‘Shoot All Skaters’ Arto goes through his history behind the lens and why his love for it has only grown stronger over the years. Click Here to watch…
Last Thursday Skateboarder had their 2nd annual Sunset Rampage mini ramp jam at the Standard Hotel in Hollywood. Pre-contest warm up session kicked off at Arto’s pool and then moved to the poolside mini ramp with Langi, Nordberg, Curren, Louie and loads of homies. All the dudes ripped and with Arto on the mic, $5,000 prize money in cash, free food and booze for all the jam went quick! Looking forward to next year and Click Here to check out the rest of the photos and see below for the video. Part 2 coming soon…
With spells cast and potions drank, the Flip team continues to bedazzle hungry onlookers and leave their mark firmly stamped in the old Bavarian concrete!
Big thanks to Nebula, Hopewell and Tee Pee Records for the epic tunes!