éS Game of SKATE Sydney, Australia Report

Posted June 27, 2006 by éS

The Sydney leg of the 2006 éS Game of SKATE series, presented by PSC Skateshop and Slam magazine, was held at the new Waterloo Park in Sydney, Australia on a cool yet sunny Winter’s Saturday, June 24, 2006.

It went off without a hitch, thanks to the efforts of PSC Hornsby store’s Cameron Sparkes, PSC Burwood store’s The Twins and photographer extraordinaire Peter Daly, along with a very easygoing group of skaters, who were all just happy to be having a good time out in the early Winter sun. It was a nice, low-key event, which leads into the much-hyped éS Game of SKATE final, to be held in one month’s time at Riverside Park in Melbourne.

From a field of approximately 40 skaters, it all came down to one winner: Pete Dalmer from Kiama, on the NSW South Coast, who was basically an unknown and won on a fakie hardflip. Pete went home stoked with an oversized flight boarding pass (courtesy of éS Footwear), which allows him immediate entry into the Melbourne éS Game of SKATE final in July, as well as shoes and gear from éS Footwear.

The overall winner from July’s Melbourne Game wins an all-expenses-paid trip to the Action Sports Retailer trade show (ASR) in San Diego, California in September for the éS Game of SKATE Finals.

Congrats, Pete Dalmer...and good luck, mate! Thanks to the crew at the Fernside/Waterloo Park for having us and letting us do our thing, and to all the kids who showed up, entered and skated or just hung out and applauded each entrant. It was good times.--Brock Carpenter


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There's 15 responses to "éS Game of SKATE Sydney, Australia Report"

  1. Sweet i love these overseas stories about game of skate :).

    Wouter2005 Posted: 8 years ago
  2. that looks like a sweet park

    skate 69 Posted: 8 years ago
  3. yea that park does look awesome

    peter Posted: 8 years ago
  4. Sorry for this being off topic, but Josh P, are there any new synthetic colorways for the accel and the accel plus? I also observed that the synthetic black/gum accel plus (which i relied on very greatly) has been removed. Is or will there be another to take its place?

    nioreh25 Posted: 8 years ago
  5. damn that handrial and ledge looks nice to nose grind and the handrail looks nice to front smith lip and back board and front board

    tampa Posted: 8 years ago
  6. Nioreh - There are no synthetic Accel or Accel Plus models this season.

    Synthetic shoes:
    black/gum Accelerate
    black/blue Square One
    black/white/green Anti-Social
    black/grey PJ Ladd

    Josh P. Posted: 8 years ago
  7. how come nobody has launched a dvd with the game of skate matches?

    landardini Posted: 8 years ago
  8. thats cool...but y dont eS come to fuckin NEW ZEALAND!

    G - rant Posted: 8 years ago
  9. what about europe? and austrelia looks like alot of fun

    shity Posted: 8 years ago
  10. new zealand is like australia's canada

    sk8s_in_montucky Posted: 8 years ago
  11. That looks like an awesome park. congrats Pete Dalmer!

    Wes H. Posted: 8 years ago
  12. fuck u guys

    landardini Posted: 8 years ago
  13. Aw, landardini...how schweet of you to say that. :0)

    garry Posted: 8 years ago
  14. Hey Pete - goodonya mate!! you were totally awesome that day in Sydney - mates and i watched you and were very impressed..........Was waiting for this site to update so i could find out your name etc..........you sure have talent dude . and here i am thinking they only Surfed in Kiama NSW- how wrong was I! well done mate and congrats again! you were awesome goodonya Pete

    Born2skate Posted: 8 years ago
  15. Sorry to use this blog to ask a question.
    I`m interested to import es shoes to Argentina and i can`t find the e-mail of es.
    could you plese send me their mail?
    sorry and thank you very much


    kastner Posted: 8 years ago

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