Posts Tagged ‘Europe’
The video can speak for itself so check out the footage from the Flip x Relentless Energy tour featuring: Tom Penny, Lance Mountain, Rune Glifberg, Luan Oliveira, Ben Nordberg, Curren Caples and Louie Lopez.
Amsterdam was invaded last weekend by American and Euro skateboarders coming together to skate the 4 obstacles at the Vans Downtown Showdown. Luan, Penny, Ben and Louie represented Flip and did a damn good job giving the competition a run for their money! With a 1st place team victory, two obstacle wins and a 2nd and 3rd place obstacle win we walked away with smiles, cheese, bikes and a decent chunk of the 50,000 Euro prize purse. Check out the coverage from Transworld, Thrasher, Vans and The Skateboard Mag.
Luan Oliveira, Tom Penny, Louie Lopez and Ben Nordberg will all be competing in the 2012 Vans Downtown Showdown in lovely Amsterdam! Other brands competing include: Toy Machine, Blueprint, Spitfire, Antiz, Jart, Death Skateboards, Element Europe, Palace and Yama. Contest starts August 4th @ 12 noon. Free Entry, Live Webcast and €50,000 Prize Money. Check out www.downtownshowdown.eu for more info.
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.
The DC Embassy had their first visitor the other day. The park wasn’t even open to skate yet, but Tom wasn’t giving a damn! Respect. Click Here to watch.
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!
SUPRA went on tour this summer to Europe with Penny, Boulala and the rest of the SUPRA crew. This tour marked the first time that every SUPRA team member was in the same place at the same time. Killing it in 5 countries! Enjoy…
Under the watchful eye of the grand master (Tom Penny), the Flip team invades the old world, delivering potions and spells to needy paupers along the way!
Big thanks to Nebula & Tee Pee Records for the fine tunes!
Stay tuned for Part 2 of the Flip Euro invasion…
The Euro session is over! Contests, demos, mayhem and one hell of a blast was had. Big thanks to all of the distributors, friends, homies and shops that hosted us in their countries while we were out there. See you next year Europe and stay tuned for the Flip Euro Tour web video coming soon…Reeeeeeeespect!
Congratulations to Luan for winning 1st place at the Relentless “Above The Line” contest last weekend at the BRIGHT Tradeshow in Berlin. Keep it up Luan! Don’t forget to watch Luan compete in this upcoming weekend’s Street League in Arizona! That shit is going to be off the chains.