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Redbull Hart Lines 2016 event schedule

 returns to Hart Plaza on Detroit's waterfront for it's second season. Building on last years success, Hart lines has expanded the course a bit and has given 12 local skaters from six shops (People skateshop, Refuge, Launch, Plus, Pigeon, Modern) a chance to battle it out in the Motor City Grind shop contest on Saturday May 14th 2016 from 11-noon on the same course that will be skated by the pros. (photo: Eddie Liddy)I can't speak for the other shops, but we're sending Tony Christopher and Anthony Marcus and have a good shot at taking the title home! Here is the full event schedule: be warned, the Hartlines time schedule is subject to change. May showers are always a possibility...

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Go Skateboarding Day at the WIG recap

  Go Skateboarding Day was this past Sunday, June 21st and we spent it at The WIG in Detroit. Community Push organized local shops to hold a contest on a feature. We picked the main center quarter pipe feature and it went down.   So, it turned out to be more of a contest in who could snake the best, but some trick still went down and prizes were won. As the sun was setting Derek Dykas ran a Dad Jam contest. While I was pretty much skating by myself, I cleaned up and took home the win.Once it was sufficiently dark, Robert Gutowski premiered his all night footage Detroit video, Nightbird. With the help of Redbull Detroit, the video...

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Swamp in the Damn AM bowl jam

Tony "Swamp" Christopher, David Dixon and Josh Rubin took a trip down to Atlanta to film for Josh's latest skateboard video project, "The Backwoods Video". Tony managed to slay the Damn Am Bowl Jam. Getting this photo of a 5-0 yank in to fakie. photo: Bart Jones Check JNJ Video's Blog for the whole story and more photos

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Ruff Ryders 3.5

Kyle Eby dropped Ruff Ryders 3.5 online this week. It features a bunch of our riders (Roberto Rodriguez, Jordan Zuppke, Tony Christopher, Matt Wilson, Scott Smith) and friends unused clips from Ruff Ryders 3. Well worth the 13 minutes of your time! Watch this, get hyped, go skate.  

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