Sunday, August 17, 2014

Justin Smo Takes First Place at Grayslake Contest

We went up north to the 11th Annual Grayslake Skate Contest yesterday and Jolly Roger team rider, Justin Smo, took first place for the second year in a row! Congratulations Justin!


Thursday, August 14, 2014

SIGN OF THE TIMES: Print it Out

Need a sign for the protests going on in Ferguson, Mo? We got your back. Print this graphic out on 11x17 (tabloid) size paper for a quick and easy sign, print it out on heat transfer paper and iron it on a t-shirt, print it on adhesive backed paper to make your own stickers, or if you have a front row seat in Ferguson you could just make paper airplanes to "peacefully" toss at the swat team as they shoot tear gas canisters and rubber bullets at you.


*If you think that the militarization of the police force, assaulting a State Senator (Maria Chappelle-Nadal) with tear gas, arresting reporters (Wesley Lowery of The Washington Post and Ryan Reilly of The Huffington Post) is an appropriate response after a police officer has shot an unarmed young man then please disregard this message.

Monday, August 11, 2014

More New Screen-Printed Decks in Stock!

We have new JOLLY ROGER decks to make up for the lack of sizes on the "Garner Fisher" decks that we printed last week. These screen-printed gems are available in 7.7, 8 and 8.5.


Thursday, July 31, 2014

New Shop Decks will be Available on Friday!

Though Jolly Roger team rider, Garner Fisher, lives in Memphis he is from North Carolina where Blackbeard was killed so we thought it would be appropriate to make our popular Blackbeard graphic Garners signature model. These screen-printed decks will be available in the shop on Friday in 7.7, 8.12, 8.25, 8.37, 8.75, 9 inch popsicles and there even a few of our 8.75 tri-point shapes. As usual they come in a variety of colorways. There were only 50 of these decks made so get one while you can!



Sunday, July 6, 2014

WE WILL BE CLOSED on SUNDAY, JULY 13th

HEADS UP: We will be heading to Urbana, Illinois this coming Saturday for the opening of the Farm League Skate Shop. We will have a surprise guest that will be watching the shop while we are gone, but we will be CLOSED on SUNDAY, JULY 13th.


5th of July Mini-Ramp Contest Results



CONTEST RESULTS

Intermediate Division
1. Avian Duke
2. Jason Wilson
3. Josh Skinner

Advanced Division
1. Woody Hayes
2. Justin Smo
3. Keith Reese

Honorable Mention goes out to everyone that showed up and skated.