January 25th, 2012

Make It Count @Midtown

Our parks have been getting a ton of coverage already this year in all sorts of media outlets. Element just had one of their “Make It Count” contest stops at Orlando’s Midtown Skatepark, and the event was packed. Check out this edit of all the good times from the day courtesy of Element Skateboards.

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January 25th, 2012

Boardertown Coverage

Check out this video from one of the wood crew’s most recent projects, Boardertown Skatepark, Arkansas. This indoor park has been getting a lot of web coverage, and we were hyped on this recent video of the Endurance team getting a session in. Along with this video, Boardertown also was featured in Urban Magazine in an online article. Boardertown also has been giving the park a little extra flair by adding some art throughout the entire park. Peep it!

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January 4th, 2012

Element’s Make It Count: Orlando

This Saturday January 7th, Element’s world wide “Make it Count” contest series is stopping at Orlando’s Midtown Skatepark. Our wood crew did an excellent job on this park, and it has been catching a lot of attention the past year and a half it’s been open. Guest judges Nyjah Huston, Evan Smith, and Levi Brown will be there to determine who will be sent to the finals at Element’s skate camp.

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January 2nd, 2012

SURF EXPO January 2012

Next weekend, January 12th through the 14th, Team Pain once again has joined forces with Surf Expo to put on another epic skate event. This contest has all the right ingredients to be one of the most fun contests to skate all year: a brand new street course, air conditioning while you skate, girls walking around in bikinis, crowd giveaways, real skateboarders running the event, and cash for the winners. Also, this is a reminder that the only way to compete in this contest is if you are registered with Surf Expo. See you there next Thursday to kick it off!

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December 15th, 2011

Boardertown Getting Ripped

Since the completion of our most recent wood project, Boardertown, located in Ft. Smith Arkansas, we have seen some amazing locals shredding the new park. Montages of Boardertown have been popping up like crazy, but this one has some serious shredding in it. Check it out, and be sure to check out Boardertown if you’re in the Ft. Smith area!

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November 11th, 2011

New SPoT Course 2011

We are once again giving Skatepark of Tampa it’s yearly makeover within the next couple weeks. Their Ramp Armor is ordered and on the way, meaning the construction will begin shortly. We are honored to get to build the course for such a core skateboarding event each year. This is actually the fifth year in a row we have built the course for SPoT. SPoT is always changing up the course to keep things fresh for each one of their huge events. Be sure to check back for some SPoT reconstruction photos soon!

Tampa AM 2011: Live Webcast on December 4 at Noon EST from Skatepark of Tampa on Vimeo.

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November 3rd, 2011

Midtown Massacre Halloween Coverage

The second annual Midtown Massacre went down this past Friday and it was another amazing event for Orlando, Florida’s Midtown Skatepark. Check out a couple photos as well as this sick edit from the event.

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October 27th, 2011

Midtown Massacre This Friday

Orlando’s local indoor park Midtown is going to be having their second annual “Midtown Massacre” to celebrate Halloween. The contest is this Friday the 28th of October. If you are anywhere in Florida, it is sure to be worth the trip just to see the level of skating going down. Check the vid from last year’s, and see you this Friday!

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October 27th, 2011

Boardertown Grand Opening 11/11/11

Boardertown Skatepark and Skateshop is having a grand opening this November 11th. Some of the locals from Escapist are going to be putting on a demo to break in the new park nicely. The park is located at 4900 Rogers Avenue Suite 101C Ft. Smith, Arkansas… Be there!

Boardertown Opening

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October 19th, 2011

Boardertown, AR Ready to Shred

Our most recent indoor park, Boardertown Skate Park in Fort Smith, Arkansas, is finished and ready to shred! Our wood crew just put the final touches on the park and they did another amazing job. The 11,000 sf park has all the modern amenities, including granite blocks used for the hubba, the out ledge and the flat ledge. Along with the buttery granite, you will find some really unique elements to complement the overall park.Check some photos below, and if you are somewhere near the border of Arkansas and Oklahoma, make a point to stop by Boardertown to rip this amazing park!

Park Build Footage from Boardertown Skate Shop on Vimeo.

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