Converse Sent Us A cellar door to skate

That's right...Converse hooked it up with this legit grate cover to play with around the park, so we didn't waste any time. Here's how we get down inside and out, plus some of the first footage of our new Concrete Courtyard addition that they helped sponsor. Enjoy.

Video: Frank Branca

Zaturdays With Zitzer: Zen and the art of skateboarding

TheRideChannel.com made headlines a couple months back with an article called “20 Things That Everyone Thinks About Skating But No One Says,” which I was tempted to write 20 articles trying to refute. Of all the controversial claims the writers put forth, this one seemed the most offensive: style is more important to East Coast skaters because they aren’t as good. Click here to read more.

Valentine's Day Massacre presented by Dickies

Tomorrow at 8am we're opening the doors to our first All Ages contest of 2015: Valentine's Day Massacre, presented by Dickies. The weather's supposed to be perfect for skating, so even if you're not in the contest you can still break in the new additions to our concrete courtyard outside. We just got the Pro Course floor buffed out too, so you won't hit those chipped out holes at mach 10. If you want to skate, you can still register here or at the door. Check out all the ripping from last year and then get the full schedule and divisions here.

Jason Dill x Vans Syndicate

Coming in hot and extremely limited, this Saturday, 02/07/15 we'll be releasing the Vans Syndicate, OG Authentic "S", designed by Syndicate OG Jason Dill. Featuring an off-white canvas upper, emblazoned with Dill's own original doodles, custom full color tongues and custom UltraCush HD sockliner. Check the site at 8:00am EST sharp to get yours. Check more photos here.

#tbt andrew reynolds - the end

In the 20 years since the first Tampa Pro in ‘95, exactly 14 people can say they’ve won it. Lakeland Florida’s Andrew Reynolds is one of them. He took it twice in fact, back-to-back, 1997 and 1998. He could very well have made it three in ‘99 but opted out because he didn’t want “to be that guy.” Click here to read more.

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