Monthly Archives: June 2012
Go Skateboarding Day 2012 at Sea Sk8 Skatepark Recap
Last Thursday was Go Skateboarding Day. Every year on June 21st, skateboarders around the world grab their skateboards and head out to the nearest piece of asphalt, staircase, curb or skatepark. This year, evo, as well as many other Seattle area skate shops and sponsors including Skullcandy, Kr3w, Gravis, Analog, Stance and more, set up at the Sea Sk8 Skatepark at the Seattle Center for the day.
King of Wake: MasterCraft Pro Wakeboard Tour 2012 in Monroe
Monroe, WA: Wakeboarding’s best are heading to stop #4 on the MasterCraft Pro Wakeboard Tour in Monroe, WA at Lake Tye Friday and Saturday, June 29th & June 30th. evo will be there with our friends from Liquid Force and next to Northwest Riders Clothing. If you buy tickets now they are $7 versus $13 at the gate.
Meet your favorite wake pro’s like Harley Clifford, Phillip Soven and Rusty Malinoski (currently the top 3 in the standings), see the newest wake gear and have a fun day at the lake!
What: King of Wake: MasterCraft Pro Wakeboard Tour
When: Saturday | June 30 (the main event)
Where: Monroe, WA | Lake Tye
Cost: Buy Tickets $7 Pre-purchase | $13 at the gates
-All ages, Discounts for kiddies!
Find out more details about King of the Wake here.
Ronix Wakeboard Demo Day at Radar Lake
Ronix invited the crew here at evo to test out some new wakeboards last week. The evo crew battled rush hour traffic to escape the everyday grind of city life…it was a sacrifice we were willing to make in order to have the best product knowledge about Ronix Wakeboards. Someone has to do it, right?
Spy Optic Crosstown Collection at evo!
Has anyone seen my sunglasses?
One of the most commonly misplaced items in Seattle is sunglasses…making it the number one market for sunglasses in the USA! Our exposure to the sun is few and far between, so much so, that we forget where we put them last and have to go buy a new pair.
Northwest Riders Wake Series This Weekend at Lake Tye
This Friday-Sunday, Wake Series 2012 present by Northwest Riders and Tige’ Boats (European for Tiger) are taking over Lake Tye in Monroe, WA, for the 3 packed days of demos, contests, competitions and clinics. Check out all the detail here.
-Friday June 22:
Double Up Comp & Skimboard Demo | 6-10pm (free to watch)
-Saturday June 23:
Wakeboard Contest | 9:30-6pm | Register at 8am
-Sunday June 24:
Wakeboard Clinic | Appointment only
Sponsored by: Hyperlite, Diecutstickers.com, Sunstream Boat Lifts, Lynnwood Motoplex, Seattle Boat Show, Grizzly-Sports, Sahara Pizza
evo’s Top 6 Skate Instagrams to Follow!
We are officially hooked on Instagram. Check out what some of your favorite skate brands and riders have been up to on Instagram! Here’s our top picks for Skate Instagrams.
Here’s the picks: (in no particular order)
The Deck-A-Day Give-A-Way from Powell Peralta
Need a new deck? This is your chance.
To celebrate Go Skateboarding Day on June 21, 2012, evo has partnered up with Powell Peralta to give away 6 skates decks leading up to Go Skateboarding Day! We will be drawing 6 individual winners and announcing the winners at the end of next week!
Head on over to Facebook to enter win one of these rad decks!
ON3p’s 2nd Annual Beartooth Summer Session Part Deux
Our friends over at ON3P Skis are headed over to Montana (Montana has the 2nd coldest temp record of -70 F) for the second annual Beartooth Summer Session and you are invited! The sesh’n is set to begin on Wednesday June 20, 2012.
When: Wednesday June 20- June 24, 2012
Where: Beartooth Mountain, Montana
Cost: $270 + $45 Meal Plan (optional)
Includes: 3 lift tickets, 4 nights rustic lodging, guided backcountry skiing with Beartooth Mountain Guides, free 12/13 ON3P demos, t shirt, after party in Red Lodge, raffle tickets, meet and greet dinner. Plus a free big mountain-slopestyle competition on Saturday June 23 (a waiver must be signed).
-Lift tickets are good June 21, 22, 23, and 24th. Lodging is Bunk Style at the Westminster Spires Camp located in between Red Lodge and Beartooth Pass.
Recap: The Pro’s Come Out For Woodward Tahoe Grand Opening
Tahoe is arguably one of the greatest places on earth. Now they have raised the bar and brought in a Woodward at Boral Mountain Resort. Woodward Tahoe has officially opened and friend of evo, 14 year old Skyler Mullings and his buddy Isaac were there filming and interviewing the likes of Tony Hawk and Tom Schaar. See his recap below.