Jesse Fritsch Skater Profile
Hometown: State College PA, Stance: Regular, Age: 35, Status: Pro
Last Update: Friday, March 23, 2012 Submit an Update
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I will always think of Illuminati as the sickest company ever. Best team, @ocularge killed it on the graphics and ads like no other and @chapmanskateboards nailed it with the classic Zoo fades and the best wood as always. If anyone ever comes across any of these hit me up. I need it for the wall. #rickyoyola #zooyork
Nearly all the artwork i own comes from friends. Through skateboarding I've met so many creative people that there was never a need to look elsewhere. A few months ago though, through a comment on Instagram I clicked on @jaredwright's profile. A super talented artist that was offering 30 min on a drawing of your choice for $30. I took him up on his offer and got this piece done for my lady. Jared and I kept in touch and actually met up while I was in Tampa, FL to discuss working on some other projects. Unsurprisingly, I come to find out that he's a skateboarder. A long description for a drawing of an owl I know, but all this is to say I'm very thankful to have fallen in love with skateboarding almost 30 years ago. It's a school like no other filled with lunatics, artists, self taught businessmen, travelers, and so much more. I wouldn't trade it for the world.
Back in 99 or so I gave this dude some purple bearings to skate. The color bummed him out so bad that he drove non stop from San Diego back home to North Carolina...he was over CA and the bearings pushed him over the edge. Happy Birthday @tumyeto, we're all glad you came back. Thanks for being the most stubborn and entertaining dude I know!
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