LONGBOARDS, WHEELS, TRUCKS & ACCESSORIES
The Gel Lab Shred Sessions / Shark's log - 170323
With almost a decade of weekly Wednesday sessions under my belt I had known for awhile it was time we added a new location to the rotation. Downtown Los Angeles has been such a wonderful sanctuary to us for almost the better part of 3 years, but it needed a break. Security guards were starting to recognize specific skaters, and their shifts seemed to be running later and later. So I decided to tour us around for a bit, as I do when I feel one spot is getting too much heat. This particular week, Ojoom Pucks' John Baelly suggested...
DockSession USA: March 5 & 12
DockSession USA (click for Facebook page!) Santa Monica: March 5 & 12, 2017 Coming from a tight skate community back in Bogotá, Colombia, I missed having an environment where people could be comfortable having different skill levels and learn from each other when it comes to skateboarding. The DockSession jams (originally created by Lotfi Lamaali in Paris, France) have always intrigued me, and I'm stoked on the opportunity to help build that community here in Los Angeles. Our first and second events were great; we had more people show up than I expected! It's great to see how skateboarding brings people together from different...