Jake Pollgreen has been perfecting his perspective in the Newport lineups for nearly a decade, so we demanded he immortalize his work on the best party favor of 2014… the Beeracuda. Here he enlightens us about surfing, shooting and life on the peninsula.
Meet Your Maker | SWELL x Burton Beeracuda Newport Lensman Jake Pollgreen Shoots the Coolest New Liquid Lunchbox
The smoke finally settled from the ourCaste 4th of July bender at their HQ in Newport, and its a wonder we didn’t end up in the clink. Kegs were cashed, Tacos taken down, fuses were lit, faces were licked and these babes wondered down wearing new Wonderland Sun Shades.
Thanks for the American memories (albeit fuzzy) fellas, and keep cranking out those signature styles sold at SWELL. Enjoy the evidence…
Top surf brands submit their favorite tools for getting turnt.
1. Sanuk’s Mini Melon Infusion
This vodka infused mini melon isn’t from some pinterest inspo, its courtesy of our favorite savages at Sanuk.
How: Buy a mini watermelon at a local produce supplier or more commonly found at farmers markets.
-Using a chopstick, puncture the melon and lightly churn the insides to increase absorption
-Shove minibar vodka bottle into the hole and refrigerate to allow absorption for no less that 3 hours. (more…)
Back in the Shop | Penny Skateboards New Pro Model Boards and Patriotic Prints Arrive for Summer Skating
The proprietors of performance plastic skateboards unveiled 7 new models this summer. Penny partnered with Christian Hosoi, who Transworld SKATEboarding named “the fourth most influential skateboarder of all time” creating a signature board seen shredding by the groms in his block party edit above.
Standout summer skate style include the American Flag penny, Space Skate and Rasta Fade.
The universally loved versatility of the retro trucks was on display on Go Skateboarding Day, when penny fans tagged #PennyMoments. Here’s our insta fan favorites.
@nellafrenchie should win a prize or something… or a treat