• Fear and Loathing in Australia – Oakley Skateboarding in Oz

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    Posted about 1 year ago by Chasen Marshall

    Eric Koston. Rune Glifberg. Ryan Sheckler. Curren Caples. Oakley sent this lethal foursome to Australia with legendary skateboarder/photographer Arto Saari and what resulted was an amazing multimedia story on the trials and tribulations that come with being any one of these heralded skaters out on the road. Incorporating videos, a gallery of Arto’s best images and a narrative of the weeks-long trip, we get a sense for this unique melding of talents, both in front of and behind the lens. Check out the story at oakley.com/oakleyinoz.

  • Eric Koston Plays Tourist in Europe in New Web Series and Shenanigans Result

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    Posted over 1 year ago by Chasen Marshall

    Watching Eric Koston do what he does on a skateboard is just such a rewarding experience. Doesn’t matter if he’s in Barcelona or Copenhagen or Paris or Foothill Ranch, Calif, the guy is poetry on wheels. Jackson Pollock with darker skin. Which is why whatever video or webisode series or school play Koston takes part in while riding a skateboard or just being funny-guy Koston, we’ll watch. Hence, we present the “Theos Euro Snaps” web series.

  • Final Episode of Eric Koston's Epicly Later'd Series Wraps Up the In-Depth Look Into the Star Skateboarder's Life

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    Posted almost 2 years ago by Chasen Marshall

    Though the Olympics commanded the attention of millions globally for the last two weeks, that didn’t slow down the Eric Koston Epicly Later’d Express. With the sixth episode up now on Vice’s website, we wrap up what has been an incredibly successful six-week run. As of two days ago, the series has racked up over two million total views globally, and has accumulated thousands of social media mentions, resulting in 3.5 million social media impressions – which makes Eric’s series the all-time record holder for Epicly Later’d views! That’s really saying something given the enormous popularity of the series.

Eric Koston

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Date of Birth:
April 29, 1975
Hometown:
San Bernardino, Calif.
Sponsors:
Girl, Nike SB, Oakley, Fourstar, Independent, Spitfire, Diamond, The Berrics, Jessup, Skullcandy
Hobbies:
Being Eric Koston, Hashtagging

Career Highlights

    • 6x Summer X Games Medalist in Park, Street and Best Trick (2 Gold, 2 Silver, 2 Bronze)
    • Featured in the Popular Video Game Series "Tony Hawk's Pro Skater"
    • Appeared in nearly two dozen film and television projects
    • 2007: 1st, Tampa Pro Street
    • 2002: 1st, Gravity Games Street
    • 2002: 1st, Tampa Pro Street
    • 2000: 1st, Gravity Games Street