Game of SKATE
Last Thursday in Venice, éS held its kick-off to the éS Game of SKATE tour. Immediately after the AM's battled it out, éS held a Friends of Atiba Jefferson Game of SKATE. Atiba chose 8 of his close friends in skateboarding to skate against each other for a chance to play Atiba in the finals and win $1000. It was a cluster of old school and new school tricks that made for an interesting format and in the end. Plan B Skateboards filmer Dario Rezk took home the cash prize and a ton of bragging rights. here are some photos from the day.
Please join éS and Atiba Jefferson on Thursday, July 1, 2010 to celebrate 15 YearéS of PhotoéS by Atiba Jefferson.
Come party and celebrate the collaboration shoe and the release of Atiba Jefferson’s first-book, a history of 15 years of photo’s working with éS. Everyone is welcome, so come enjoy the book, photos, brews and music supplied by The Blackouts.
15 YearéS of PhotoéS by Atiba Jefferson
Thursday July 1, 2010
7:00 P.M. - 10:00 P.M.
Space 15 Twenty
1520 N. Cahuenga Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90028
FREE and Open to the Public!!!
Also, be sure to check out the kick-off of The éS Game of SKATE earlier in the day in Venice Beach, CA. that includes the Friends of Atiba éS Game of Skate to celebrate the launch of the éS x Atiba Jefferson Collaboration Shoe and 15 YearéS of PhotoéS by Atiba Jefferson book. In the Friends of Atiba éS Game of Skate, skateboard industry veterans and pros will compete against each other for the right to challenge Atiba Jefferson in the final for a $1,000 prize purse and huge bragging rights.
éS Game of SKATE Tour Kick-Off
éS Game of SKATE Tour Kick-Off and Friends of Atiba éS Game of SKATE
Thursday. July 1, 2010
Noon – 5:00 P.M.
The little Venice Skatepark at 1502 Ocean Front and E. Market St in Venice. Sign-ups start at noon!
Go to: http://eSGameOfSkate.com for more information.
Coastal Riders VS Underworld
éS GAME OF SKATE For Charity
Saturday June 19th 2010 - Strathcona Skatepark - Vancouver BC
Come watch 2 of Vancouver's finest skate shops battle it out in a game of skate. Who will be victorious and have bragging rights in the lower mainland .
This is a charity event to raise money for the Skate Life scholarship program.This scholarship program helps kids who can't afford to go to skate camp get to camp.
There will be a free park jam with free prizes open to all abilities and skill levels. This is a free event and not a contest .
On Thursday, July 1, 2010 the éS Game of SKATE tour kicks-off in sunny Venice Beach, CA. Skaters will complete thousands of crazy trick combos at 19 regional US locations and numerous stops around the globe. The tour will culminate at the éS Game of SKATE Amateur World Championship in South Houston, Texas on November 6, 2010 at the Johnny Romano Skate Jam for Make-A-Wish Foundation. The finals will also include a Pro éS Game of SKATE where top professional skateboarders will battle for a $10,000 prize purse.
Along with the launch of the éS Game of SKATE in Venice Beach, CA, éS will be hosting the Friends of Atiba éS Game of Skate to celebrate the launch of the éS x Atiba Jefferson Collaboration Shoe and 15 YearéS of PhotoéS by Atiba Jefferson book. In the Friends of Atiba éS Game of Skate, skateboard industry veterans and pros will compete against each other for the right to challenge Atiba Jefferson in the final for a $1,000 prize purse and huge bragging rights.
Visit www.esgameofskate.com to find the latest updates about regional qualifiers, global tour locations, and contest rules and information.