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2014-09-09 08:25:07

ATLANTA, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: The Street League Skateboarding (SLS) Atlanta Pro-Demo Presented by Cricket Wireless is coming this Saturday to Kennesaw, Ga. Cricket is kicking off the weekend with engaging activities in the Atlanta metropolitan area for fans to meet and interact with the face of street skateboarding, Paul Rodriguez (P-Rod). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140819/137623 Rodriguez is the latest Cricket brand ambassador and is on a mission to get fans...

2014-08-06 16:33:51

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Electronics proudly announces a new partnership for their Action Cam line with Tony Hawk and his Birdhouse Skateboards team for the 2014 Birdhouse On The Road Tour. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnhvar20140806/134132 The annual Birdhouse Summer tour, kicking off August 11 at Ollie's Skatepark in Cincinnati, Ohio, will give fans the opportunity to see some of the best that skateboarding has to offer and to demo Sony's flagship Action Cam AS100V...

2014-08-05 23:09:46

IDL Worldwide’s Gallery 135 is pleased to announce the success of its recent fundraiser with Skate Portland for GoSkatePDX. $4,000 was raised and 100% of the proceeds will be donated to Skate Portland to help fund the future development of Portland skate parks. Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) August 05, 2014 Held on Saturday, June 21, IDL Worldwide's Gallery 135, a creative resource for the Portland creative community, partnered with Skate Portland for Go Skateboarding Day, a city-wide...

2014-06-19 16:24:20

Tony Hawk Fans Can Get a Private Tour of the Hawk Headquarters and a Private Skate Demo with Tony, Benefiting his Charity, the Tony Hawk Foundation SAN FRANCISCO, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IfOnly, an experiential marketplace that donates a portion of its proceeds to charities, has launched a once-in-a-lifetime experience with Tony Hawk at his Vista, California Headquarters on June 24th. Hawk Headquarters is the world capital of skateboarding and home to Tony Hawk, Inc., Tony Hawk...

2014-02-26 12:23:51

From Chicago to Cambodia, THF seeks to enrich the lives of youth through skateboarding. OCEANSIDE, Calif., Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Tony Hawk Foundation Board Of Directors has announced the nonprofit organization's latest skatepark grant awards, plus a new initiative to expand its International work through a $100,000 commitment to Skateistan, the youth empowerment and educational program in Afghanistan, Cambodia, and South Africa. (Photo:...

2014-01-31 23:34:39

Araiza's experience and leadership will be key in 2014. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 Uncle Skate Charity a 501 (c)3 non-profit announces its President for 2014 to be veteran skateboarder and skatepark builder Jeff Araiza. With a skatepark collaboration in the works for 2014 for Uncle Skate and municipalities, his previous experience working on skateparks across the United Sates will be a huge help in 2014. Araiza's commitment to the industry and skateboard community is to...

2011-08-15 15:27:00

ST. LOUIS, Aug. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- This summer as Cepia LLC, the makers of ZhuZhu Pets®, release their latest toy DaGeDar(TM) across America, they will also join Tony Hawk and the Birdhouse Skateboards team for the "MIA to NYC" skateboarding tour. As one of the tour's sponsors, DaGeDar(TM) will host a variety of activities and giveaways at each of the nine stops along the East Coast. As a racing game involving collectible balls and tracks, DaGeDar(TM) and...

2011-07-12 07:00:00

LOS ANGELES, July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tech Deck®, the global leader in fingerboarding and the only brand to authentically replicate skateboarding, is excited to announce that its first-ever U.S. Fingerboarding Championships is partnering with Tony Hawk and the Quiksilver presents Birdhouse Skateboards MIAtoNYC Tour powered by Tech Deck. The U.S. Fingerboarding Championships will join the MIAtoNYC Tour, which will feature the best that skateboarding has to offer, at...

2011-06-20 08:00:00

LOS ANGELES, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- MAGIC's dedicated home for all things action sports, RIDE Unltd. is back with the industry's best brands for its sophomore outing this August. RIDE Unltd. will welcome new skate apparel, footwear and hardware brands including Hurley, Quiksilver, DVS, Diamond Supply Footwear, Foxhead, Inc. and Matix. In addition, returning brands from the February 2011 show will include Ambiguous, Fly Society, Huf, Ipath, LRG, Osiris, Primitive, Rogue Status,...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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