Tag results for: Tony Hawk

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2015 MINI John Cooper Works – “Night Riders” feat. Tony Hawk and Guerlain Chicherit

Not to be outdone by Ken Block and his custom 845 horsepower “Hoonicorn RTR” Ford Mustang, automaker MINI just added its own twist on the “Gymkhana” concept with Night Riders. Featuring skate legend Tony Hawk holding onto and French rally racing champ Guerlain Chicherit driving the new … READ MORE

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Tony Hawk Rides World’s First Real Hoverboard

Last month we got a first look at the Hendo Hoverboard, the world’s first real hoverboard, created by a Los Gatos, California, startup whose Kickstarter page for the project is going strong. And who better to take a ride on the pioneering invention than a genuine skateboard … READ MORE

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Tony Hawk Jumps Moving MINI Hardtop

You probably saw this trick from the master coming. If not, then you’ll be pleasantly surprised to see Tony Hawk team up with MINI USA to produce a Birdhouse Skateboards summer tour that makes the new line of MINI’s be the official vehicle of event series. To … READ MORE

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BAM – “Skateboarding Is Not A Crime” Film Series

Skateboarding definitely did not come to fruition over night. In fact, behind the glitz and glamor of the current generation of skateboarding, there lies a more free and rebellious side of the sport in its inception. If you are keen to learn about the history of skateboarding … READ MORE

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Tony Hawk – Final Ride On His First Skateboard

A hand-me-down from his older brother in the late 1970s, Tony Hawk‘s very first skateboard was a fiberglass Bahne model, equipped with Chicago roller skate trucks and Stoker loose-ball-bearing urethane wheels. The historic relic is now headed for the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History, but first, … READ MORE

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Reserve Channel – “ARTST TLK” With Pharrell Williams: Tony Hawk | Video

Reserve Channel just uploaded the latest episode of “ARTST TLK” with Pharrell Williams. Technically speaking, Tony Hawk may not be your average artist; however, skateboarding can be considered as an art form. As skateboarding is as much a sport as it is a tool for self-expression. Breaking … READ MORE

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Bones Brigade – Skateboard Graphic Poster By Vernon Courtland Johnson

Bones Brigade would not be as recognizable if it was not for designer, Vernon Courtland Johnson, who materialized the visual concepts from each member. In the wake of the Bones Brigade documentary, Stacy Peralta reached out to Vernon Courlandt Johnson, a.k.a. VCJ, to produce 500 posters, individually … READ MORE

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Bones Brigade: An Autobiography – DVD + Downloads | Available Now

If you weren’t lucky enough to catch the theatrical release of Stacy Peralta’s “Bones Brigade: An Autobiography,” which we previewed here, you can now catch the DVD release or download the video for your own viewing pleasure. In the film, Steve Caballero, Tommy Guerrero, Tony Hawk, Lance Mountain, … READ MORE

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Bones Brigade – Rare Collectible Collection

The Bones Brigade: An Autobiography is being screened around the world as we speak, drawing the attention of skateboarders from all over. It is a moving documentary about the growth and progression of Tony Hawk, Steve Caballero, Tommy Guerrero, Lance Mountain, Rodney Mullen, and Mike McGill, from … READ MORE

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Bones Brigade: An Autobiography – Official Trailer | Video

Stacy Peralta’s documentary “Bones Brigade: An Autobiography” tells the story of a gang of teenage misfits — Steve Caballero, Tommy Guerrero, Tony Hawk, Lance Mountain, Mike McGill and Rodney Mullen — who banded together in the 1980s to transform skateboarding forever. What drove them wasn’t fame or … READ MORE

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Tony Hawk Ollies Over A Lexus LFA

Lend a car to a world-class athlete whose stock in trade is gravity-defying feats and chances are he’s not going to just drive it. (See: Blake Griffin and his Kia Optima co-star at the 2011 dunk contest.) It’s a postulation that’s confirmed by skateboarding legend Tony Hawk, … READ MORE