My take on Winterclash 2012!
Last of the BCN
Day 5 Final Day
Day 2 Day 3 Day 4
Barcelona day 1
Slamm Jamm 13
Weekend in Cheltenham
NASS edits been doing the rounds!
NASS day 3
Sunday was all about the pro and street comps Park was empty for the warm ups at 9am Street comp went crazy Back to the camp after witnessing some amazing skating Time to pack up Last wonder around the site Seen as the weather was such a treat we hit up Glastonbury Tor on the way home, the walk definitely helped cure the hangover Some of the locals weren’t so...
NASS day 2
After the AM comp we headed off site and made our way to wells Stretches and showers at the BHC household Subway session Cheeky skate at blue school before heading back Party time Festival fish!
NASS day 1
First look at Slaptap village in the light Having site and athlete passes had its benefits, me and Chris sacked off putting up our tent and decided ‘hotel polo’ would be the best option for our sleeping arrangements for the next few nights One of the best courses I’ve seen at NASS Picked up my media pass Slaptap stall was sick again this year After some...
On Thursday night me and Chris set for NASS 2011 Quick stop at the Bodmin moor services Coffee stop Making progress The rally track on the way in Athlete registration took a lot longer than expected, didn’t make it on site till well after dark!
Some morning inspiration Time to hit the road The chill before spot one The chill after spot one With the antics from the night before starting to take their toll, we decided to scrap street for the day and enjoy the sunshine at the best mini in the southwest Si made some friends on the journey home
On the road A few spots down already, cheeky under rail sesh Food time Quick trick was had on this before we got booted Perfect weather for an ice cream One last spot before calling it a day Plans of a early night went out the window, 3am walk home!
The run up to NASS begins!
Si’s down for a few days before NASS to cram in as much filming as we can for an up and coming profile before we all head off for the festival on Thursday Day 1 Chilled friday night ready for a full day of filming Picking up some new Slaptap hats The hats are so sick, limited stock and sizes so get in there fast, www.slaptap.com Blogging!
My Chaz invite edit did the rounds!
Slaptap does Chaz Invite!
Went to Liverpool this weekend for the Chaz sands invite, was hands down the best contest I’ve ever been too! Hitting the road First stop Worcester to pick up the van and the stock Coffee time Checking out some samples, keep an eye out for some new Slaptap swag coming soon Picked up a copy of Wheel Scene Another fine meal courtesy of John and Gill, perfect set up for...
Perfect weather for a road trip Meet up with Ben in Lostwithial, ready for the drive up to Dorset First stop, was Bridport to pick Dan up Checked out Bridport skatepark, ideal warm up Made a quick trip to a street spot in Chard, school was like a prison to get into Just about got warmed up before we got kicked out, next stop Dorchester park Park is sick Headed off to a...
Long weekend in Cheltenham!
From Redruth, to Bristol Managed one night spot before heading to Cheltenham Day 2 Killerboots for breakfast Hit up some spots in Gloucester After a good days filming, it was back to Si’s for pizza Beer and the Champions league final Day 3 Checking the clips from the day before Headed to Gloucester park for a sesh Police put pay to our efforts to skate...
It’s been a good week for packages! Getting in on that DSLR scene! Slaptap jam edit is uploading now, better late than never!
Picture courtesy of Aaron Polhill
Hit up the Slaptap jam in Minehead at the weekend just gone. It was an awesome little event, perfect excuse to get all the South West skaters together for a session and a great way to celebrate their first birthday. I’ll have a video up with a few clips I filmed but for now, here are a few snaps I took on my phone. Hit up Bideford college on the way up, shame it wasn’t as good to...
Little interview up on the Slaptap blog!
Best tee to blade in!
Day 9 Last full day in America Hit up an ‘authentic diner’ for breakfast this morning, it was quite an experience! The pancakes were amazing One last trip to downtown Washington D.C Checked out the U.S parliament building My ‘lost’ sunglasses turned up Free coffee and cookies, this apartment block is sick! Had some dollars left to spend so I...
Day 7 and 8 Don’t you just love technology, I took loads of pictures over the last two days back in Washington D.C but none of them want to upload to the computer! Went to a cool little skatepark in what seemed to be a slightly rougher area of the city yesterday, was a mission to find but got some cool little clips there. Today has been pretty chilled, headed out to the kink nearby the...
Day 6 Second day in New York Hotel breakfast was a dream Weather had improved Hit up the metro and headed to The Staten Island ferry terminal The views from the boat were something else A must see Checked out a famous Staten Island spot After filming some clips on the island we headed back to Manhattan to catch the bus back to D.C Back at the...
Day 5 Listening to this tune before 8 o’clock in the morning can mean only one thing Early morning bus ride to New York city Turned out the hostel we checked out online doesn’t exist anymore, so the next best thing was Set our stuff down then headed out to see what New York is all about Hit up an all you can eat on the way to Time square ...
It’s been a hectic three days! Day 4 Caught the bus to Rockville Turned out finding the skatepark was more difficult than we thought. The lady at the library printed a map of how to get there for us, winner! There’s a skatepark here somewhere Bus back to the apartment after a sick session at the park! Taking advantage of the free coffee again Logging...
Day three Headed out to the supermarket to stock up on supplies Hit up the free coffee machine on the way Headed out to the kinks again for a little evening skate Board run up made life a little easier Missions back to the apartment in the dark Spent this evening sorting out a trip to New York for two days, juiced!
First days in Washington D.C
Made it to Heathrow All about the on flight entertainment Watched Jackass 3D on the plan, classic! Customs was a kiln The bags made it Our ride to the apartment The apartment is sick, prime balcony Day 2 The escalator down to the metro is quite something First steps in the city centre Checked out the best pad in town Filmed some deals at the...