Back in the Shop | Penny Skateboards New Pro Model Boards and Patriotic Prints Arrive for Summer Skating

June 23rd, 2014 | By | 1 Comment

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.

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@nellafrenchie should win a prize or something… or a treat

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6 Yoga Poses to Reduce Stress While Traveling An On-the-Go Yoga Session with Resident Yoga Instructor, Jennifer Lowe

June 23rd, 2014 | By | No Comments

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Summer is here, and it’s time for fun and adventure. Whether you’re jet setting across the globe or staying local, these simple postures will help keep you calm and comfortable throughout your entire journey. All of these postures are done from a seated position which gives you the freedom to do yoga literally anywhere; on a plane, train, car, and even at work after your trip. (more…)

A Slice Of Life | Go Skateboarding Day! Guest Series by Stephanie Schechter

June 21st, 2014 | By | 19 Comments

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Today, June 21st, is Go Skating Day!!! Whether you have never skated before and are wrapped in pillows for fall cushions, or you can pop a 720 Gazelle like it’s nothing, today is the day to channel your inner Z-Boy and bomb some hills! Just, promise your mom you’ll be careful. (more…)

Day in the Life | Wade Goodall Our Favorite Aussie Aerialist Couchsurfs Through Newport

June 20th, 2014 | By | 1 Comment

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Wade got a call from Dane Reynolds and Nathan Fletcher that a certain mainland Mex slab had a manageable swell coming.  So he hopped a flight from Oz to Orange County only to find out the swell was too steep, so he manned the SWELL couch for a few days hoping to score the Newport Jetties before the next swell hits Mex. Spoiler Alert: Beer-Consumed > Waves Ridden   (more…)