Rodrigo Tx. Joins Flip!

Posted March 14, 2006 by éS

éS team rider Rodrigo Tx. has joined former Firm teammates Bob Burnquist and Lance Mountain in a mass exodus to Flip Skateboards. Seems that the Firm went belly up over the weekend.

Flip is currently in production of their next video, slated for a 2007 release. Congrats and good luck, Rodrigo! There's no word yet regarding which board company Javier Sarmiento will skate for.

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There's 40 responses to "Rodrigo Tx. Joins Flip!"

  1. Good luck Rodrigo! Flip r sick.

    solidsk8 Posted: 8 years ago
  2. I'm sorry to see the Firm is no longer. I'm sure it was hard for Lance to see it go. =(

    Josh P. Posted: 8 years ago
  3. i cant believe it. the new flip video is gonna be so sick.

    live_to_skate420 Posted: 8 years ago
  4. I can't wait for the new Flip movie that is going to be the best movie ever with Rodrigo Tx and Bob.

    Tobi Posted: 8 years ago
  5. flip isn't that good but the team is like the most diverse team out there. congrats rodrigo

    superman60 Posted: 8 years ago
  6. wow The FIRM is gone to bad it was good companmy where is wieger going to man :O

    WouterMan Posted: 8 years ago
  7. WHERE's JON WHITE

    skatedaily Posted: 8 years ago
  8. i guess you "can" stp the firm hehehehe. i'm just kiddin, but flip suits rodrigo better

    sk8s_in_montucky Posted: 8 years ago
  9. I wish Bob Was NOT on FLip!

    skatedaily Posted: 8 years ago
  10. i think its tight that Bob is on flip, looks like the Vert Crew on flip is growin and him and rune seem liek they are real coo together so..............stop hatin

    CJ Posted: 8 years ago
  11. Who ever said Flip is not that good is a complete dumbass. Arto Saari, Mark Appleyard, Tom Penny. Seriously. They are only the best team out there. The ES team is about half as good as the Flip team since Tom Penny left.

    Deltron7 Posted: 8 years ago
  12. flips sucks because pj is not there, joking

    landardini Posted: 8 years ago
  13. yea well i hope javier goes to plan b that would be off the hizzle foshizzle my nizzle geheheh

    WouterMan Posted: 8 years ago
  14. The Flip team is sick. 4 Guys thats all you need to know- Rowley, Appleyard, Penny, and Saari.
    Notice two of them ex eS riders sad sad.
    I think its a lovely edition to the team.

    WelcometoHell Posted: 8 years ago
  15. ahh, flip eh de fude mesmo! Flip is sick, now with 2 of the best brazilian skaters ever !

    jcSoUTo Posted: 8 years ago
  16. That's crazy about The Firm being no more.

    taekwondave Posted: 8 years ago
  17. Why did this have to happen on my b-day. The worst b-day I've ever had in my life.

    Oscar Oliva Posted: 8 years ago
  18. Why did this have to happen on my b-day. The worst b-day I've ever had in my life. I dont think this fits Rodrigo though.

    Oscar Oliva Posted: 8 years ago
  19. This is one of the greatest bits of news I've read in a long time. I can't even comprehend the awesomeness of this. The new Flip video will be the greatest video ever made. Period.

    eSHead Posted: 8 years ago
  20. nah the YeS video will but i hope wieger and javier find some cool sponsers

    WouterMan Posted: 8 years ago
  21. that sucks, I liked The Firm

    Justin. P Posted: 8 years ago
  22. fIRM IS TIGHT. CANT STOP WAS SICK

    live_to_skate420 Posted: 8 years ago
  23. i never liked the firm anyways

    Plan B_09 Posted: 8 years ago
  24. wasnt alexis sablone on firm

    Plan B_09 Posted: 8 years ago
  25. i dunno who alexis sablone is, now shhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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    landardini Posted: 8 years ago
  26. i didn't like the firm and i dont like flip. the only rider on flip i like is arto saari, and its a shame hes on etnies, he should get on emerica or something

    and dont tell people to "sh", its annoying

    Jump Posted: 8 years ago
  27. I never liked The Firm, but Flip is cool( but Bob Burnquist sucks.). They can't lay a finger on Girl and Chocolate though, those are the best deck teams...period.

    Wes H. Posted: 8 years ago
  28. Javier should ride for Girl or chocolate.

    Wes H. Posted: 8 years ago
  29. i dunno who javier is, now SHHHH!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    landardini Posted: 8 years ago
  30. isnt it weird how once one of the hot am's on a farlly underground company goes pro, the company goes under. First with Omar and Rasa Lebre, now Weiger and Firm.

    NOMXPXFX Posted: 8 years ago
  31. oh man, the firm was prety cool. nt diggin' flip much tho.

    G - rant Posted: 8 years ago
  32. etnies sucks

    Pimpero Posted: 8 years ago
  33. all the pro riders on etnies suck except arto and rune

    Pimpero Posted: 8 years ago
  34. You guys should get arto back on eS.

    accels fo life Posted: 8 years ago
  35. landardini - You get exactly 0 more comments like that. Next one and you are out of here.

    Josh P. Posted: 8 years ago
  36. I never liked The Firm either, but now flip team is really sick. But every team with Penny in his rooster is already gnarly. But the best team is supra`s

    incsk8 Posted: 8 years ago
  37. Thats cool i guess, i could see em on Chocolate or something more then Flip but thats cool still.

    And thank you Josh P for shuting up that LANDARDINI guy! haha

    BURRITO Posted: 8 years ago
  38. the flip team is awesome but i dont like the wood.

    dude_the_guy Posted: 8 years ago
  39. this is crazy. but i like flip better before.. rodrigo and burnquist fit better somewhere else.. its probably because flip is a euro team (except appleyard).. rodrigo and burnquist must start a new board company, that would fit them best

    proudlyPinoy Posted: 8 years ago
  40. personaly i hate flips decks but there team is another story.........rowely,appleyard,arto,and now bob and tx crazy

    sk8r95 Posted: 8 years ago

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