When Emerica made the This Is Skateboarding DVD, they took full advantage of the bonus disc by loading it with as many extra edits, montages, and weird easter eggs as possible. So much so that most people probably haven’t seen all the footage hidden on it.
Well, we dug out some of our favorite parts from the dusty DVD archives and are presenting them here to be enjoyed in all their glory. As outdated as DVDs are today, at least they were there to save these “throwaway” clips from being lost forever.
Andrew Reynolds + Kevin “Spanky” Long
Leo Romero + Matt Allen
Heath Kirchart + Ed Templeton
THE FRONT BLUNT HAT IS BACK… AGAIN
We know we sound like the boy who cried wolf but this might, just might, be the last chance to get your hands on one.
TYLER BLEDSOE ON TATTOOING, PORTLAND, AND THE HEROIC DOSE
"I kind of realized skating ruined me in that way and I couldn’t do anything normal afterward."
APPRECIATING LATINX IMMIGRANTS THAT SHAPED SKATEBOARDING
Tired of hearing that skateboarding is just some white boy shit? Here's a reminder that it's not.
JENKEM PRESENTS: THE 4TH ANNUAL SKATEBOARDING SUPERLATIVES
We thought long and hard about who to shame, celebrate, and reprimand, and we just hope we didn’t leave anyone out.
A JENKY INVESTIGATION INTO JONAH HILL’S SKATE PAST
Did Jonah ever actually skate or was he the dude who scraped the bottom of his board with scissors before school?