Author: Ruben Najera

Makaha Bowl Jam at Combi

Combi has been host to many world class events and it may very well perhaps be the most recognizable skate bowl in the world. So much skateboard history has taken place within the doors of the Vans Skatepark in Orange, Ca. From the Protec Pool party to the most recent Makaha Bowl Jam that took…

 

THE FUTURE : 5 Young Skateboarders on the Rise!

by Ruben Najera As a skateboard instructor, former brand owner, and team manager I have not only taught and introduced skateboarding to kids but also had the opportunity to be the first sponsor for many young talented skateboarders. I am fortunate enough to have in some way shape or form been involved with helping the…

 

DYLAN RIEDER 1988-2016

By Ruben Najera. As if 2016 wasn’t already taking away so many legends from us in the entertainment industry, we now loose one of our very own. A very sad time for skateboarding as we have lost a trendsetter, a pioneer, and an extremely talented skateboarder who inspired us with his talents on his board.…

 

Top 5 Rodney Mullen Video Parts

It has been 12 years since Rodney Mullen has dropped a video part. This is probably the most anticipated video part of our generation. By that I mean a video part from someone that is actually desired enough to the point where people have never ceased to ask for it. Rodney is without question one…

 

5 Surprising Facts About Pros You Know

by Ruben Najera If Skateboarding is everything then what comes second? We all come to a point in our skateboarding when we get hurt, sidelined or just plain need a small break. Its normal. It may not be for very long, but have you ever wondered what some of our industries most recognizable pros do…

 

Top 6 Gnarliest Hill Bombs!

by Ruben Najera Nuge bombing the fifth steepest street in AmericaBomb hills not countries! Thats a phrase I remember hearing or seeing somewhere at some point in time on some skate related product and I always thought it was awesome. By now many of you should have seen Don the “Nuge” Nguyen recent hill bombed…

 

FOUNTAIN OF YOUTH

Skateboarding is forever. There is no denying the impact that a piece of wood with wheels on it leaves us. And this doesn’t just go for us that skateboard each and everyday, but for those as well who “used” to skate. Even those who once skated have a changed visual perspective of the world around…

 

The BIGGEST OLLIE of ALL TIME!

As seen on the cover of the latest Thrasher magazine and hopefully soon on video, the largest set of stairs ever ollied in history is in the books. Aaron “Jaws” Homoki has conquered the Lyon 25 stair in France. And yes we mean the one that Ali Boulala attempted in the Flip video. I have…