Adam Hribar : #AYEARTOBURN Grand Prize Winner
The public has spoken. Your votes picked Adam Hribar as the #AYEARTOBURN Grand Prize winner. Congrats Adam, you’re the newest Spitfire Team Flow rider! Thanks to all the finalists and to everyone who entered and voted. This month has been insane.
Happy Birthday Ben Gore
Happy Birthday to longtime Venture rider Ben Gore
today. Have a good one skating the streets of SF today Ben!
Happy Birthday Zered Bassett
A big Happy Birthday goes out to east coast legend, switch master and Spitfire rider Zered Bassett
today. Hope it’s a good one Zared!
Bahram Morid was a huge part of the SF skate scene. If you met him you were instantly his friend. He passed away after a long fight with brain cancer but his memory lives on forever. If you are in or around the SF area come out to 111 Minna Gallery this Sunday, November 11th from 12-6pm, for a party in memory of Bahram
. Live music, raffle and silent auction with all proceed benefit LivingPMA, a nonprofit supporting adults and children with their fight against brain cancer . If you can’t make it you can donate here.
Skater girls of Afghanistan
In a country where girls usually don’t play sports or attend school, skateboarding is is fast becoming one of the most popular activities for girls thanks to Skateistan. About 47 Percent of the Skateistan students in Afghanistan are female and are using skateboarding to open doors to getting an education and future opportunities. Check out the full story to hear from some of the skater girls of Afghanistan.