|(Posted 9/11/2005) |
(Provided by Skate One *. Edited by Josh Rabinowitz for SkaetboardDirectory.com)
Powell * parent company SkateOne has announced new Powell Tough Ply Pro decks, Powell Street decks and Powell Street wheels * for this Fall.
Steve Caballero * just finished the Warp Tour. He was expected to be at ASR in San Diego * and signing autographs in front of the Powell Peralta * museum on Saturday, Septermber 10th, 2005 *.
Danny Wainwright * finished sixth at the European * Championships in Switzerland * recently. He has a few more VANS * demos to go on before the rest of the team can get over there and skate with him. There will apparently be a large Bristol article with mentions to do with Wainwright in an upcoming Kingpin magazine.
Pat Channita * has been competing on the DEW Action tour and plans to be in San Jose this weekend.
Rodney Jones * flew up to Slam City Jam * and despite a sore foot finished seventh in street. He plans to also compete at the West 49th event and attend ASR on Saturday.
Jordan Hoffart * has been hanging in Huntington Beach and has been "getting loads of things done."
(Info from August appended)
A new Powell Peralta Museum returns to ASR.
The Powell Peralta Museum will be back at ASR this September with some new additions. Be sure to stop by Meeting Room 26B if you get a chance.
New white G-Bones have been added to the Powell Peralta wheel line.
The Kevin Harris Powell Peralta Re-Issue Freestyle * deck has been quite popular. The Kevin Harris Powell Classic * is also now in stock. This board was a request by Kevin to have a popsicle shape for skaters that werenít around during the last freestyle period.
Powell Classic has also added new colors to Ripper, Skull and Sword, Original Logo, Hot Rod Flames and theSteve Steadham decks. Bowl Bomber wheels now comes in PF as well as 95a.
In an effort to further support public skatepark * building in the U.S., Powell Classic and Powell Peralta are offering a limited amount of select Powell Classic and Powell Peralta decks for sale by auction. Portions of the proceeds from the auction will go to support public skateparks *.
Powell Peralta represents products that George and Stacy have agreed to re-issue under that brand name. Powell Classic products represent other products that donít fit in the vision that George and Stacy have for Powell Peralta. Powell Classic also includes larger deck shapes and wheel sizes catering to those skaters that are looking for this type of product.
The new line of Powell Classic K-10s. Sheer performance.
If you havenít seen the segment on Made In America of Powell Skateboards look for it on the special Powell Peralta trailer DVD that will be included in subscribers and shop copies of the Skateboard Mag * #20. Youíll have to look hard because it is hidden, in order to view the segment click on the little white square on the bottom right of the Main Menu.
The team has been working hard to bring a cleaner look to Powell. A new web site is in the works as well.
Bones will be sponsoring one of the best trick contests at Slam City Jam. The Texas * Holdíem Poker Tournament can be found at the BONES Wheels booth at ASR this Fall.
Improved. Bones Super Swiss 6 bearings * were already a faster, stronger, quicker accelerating and smoother skateboard bearing. In our continued effort to make the highest quality skateboard products we found a better ball retainer material and made them better.
The MiniLogo web site has been redesigned. Browse it, dial it up on your cell phone or PDA even. Are you holding good skate shots rocking on a MiniLogo?
A new Pakala 3 has been added to the Surf One Classics.
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