Sunday, March 13, 2022

Longevity and Galaxy Brain Spots. March 13, 2022. Mostly Skateboarding Podcast

This week, Templeton Elliott, Patrick Kigongo, and Jason From Frozen in Carbonite are talking about longevity in skateboarding and galaxy brain spots. Listen here and subscribe on iTunes or Spotify.

Tony Hawk's broken femur
Danny Way's Nine Club
Pedro Delfino knocked out
Skateboarder Magazine's Skate Anatomy (scroll down)
Danny Way's Skate Anatomy
Jake Brown's X-Games slam
Arto Saari's Sorry part
Paul George breaking his leg (GNARLY)
Why Metallica quit skating
Steve Berra in Skate More

This week, Patrick is stoked on Spitfire Wheels, Interview with Alexis Castro from Jenkem over at Wasted Talent, Kader interview in JenkemThere skateboards video premiere this weekend, Ishod Wair Nikes, and the French skate podcast Big Spin.
Jason is stoked on Venture Trucks, Sixers/Nets tonite, Ukraine skating doc on Thrasher, and BMG “Balance”.
Templeton is stoked on birds: hummingbirds and gray jays.

1 comment:

Justin said...

In getting older, I recognize the difficulty of learning new stuff and being able to do it well. I'd like to get back to painting again, but it would take a giant amount of effort to get that ball properly rolling. I also don't like painting that much. I've probably reached the age where I need to start doing some mild exercising to help with skateboarding for the long term.

Ed Templeton sustained a nasty leg break, too.

A lot of the rail chomper videos are becoming too scary to watch, like the most recent Zero video.

Thrasher did a couple contests with junk ramps and whatnot in 1992 and 1993. Galaxy brain spots are reminiscent of Ricky Oyola skating fridges, filing cabinets, and more in the early 2000s. I think it needs a better name because it sounds too high brow for a street sign thrown down some stairs.

DC had a series of ads in 2011 or so, where I'm pretty sure they were running fake spots made to look real: