Skate Articles by Date

November 2009

  • Oakley's Milton Martinez Wins The World Cup Of Skateboarding

    Milton Martinez

    Posted over 4 years ago by Erin Edwards

    Oakley’s 17 year-old Milton Martinez of Argentina won the World Cup of Skateboarding last weekend in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The event was held at the Nescau’s Energy Street Festival. Milton took home $10,000 for the win.

  • Catching Up With Oakley's Lyn-z Adams Hawkins After She Made History In Paris


    Posted over 4 years ago by Erin Edwards

    Oakley’s Lyn-z Adams Hawkins made history after being the first women to land a Mctwist. She landed this trick at the Tony Hawk show in the historical Grand Palais in Paris in front of 7,000 people. We caught up with Lyn-z shortly after the show. Congratulations on landing a McTwist at the Tony Hawk show in Paris! How long have you been trying that trick? I started spinning backside 540s about 5 years ago, but turned them into Mctwists about 3 years ago.

  • Tony Hawk: RIDE Giveaway at So Cal Oakley Stores

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    Posted over 4 years ago by Tamara Weinstein

    On November 27th, 2009 be one of the first two purchasers of the Ryan Sheckler Signature Series Sideways at select Southern California Oakley Stores and receive the new Tony Hawk: RIDE video game with your purchase.

  • Oakley's Lyn-z Adams Hawkins Makes History And Lands A McTwist!


    Posted over 4 years ago by Erin Edwards

    Oakley’s Lyn-z Adams Hawkins landed a McTwist during the Tony Hawk Show in Paris, France! Lyn-z is the first women in history to achieve this.

  • Tony Hawk: RIDE Game Launches NOV 17 on Wii, PS3, 360

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    Posted over 4 years ago by

    Ryan Sheckler and Lyn-z Adams Hawkins are featured in the new Tony Hawk: RIDE, a game that launched yesterday on Wii, PS3, 360. The game features Oakley branding and even products for sale in the “store”. Step on the board and ride. Tony Hawk: RIDE lets anyone experience the thrill of skateboarding thanks to its new revolutionary motion sensing skateboard controller! Give your thumbs a rest and discover why RIDING is the new way to play!

  • Contest Winners Meet Bob Burnquist


    Posted over 4 years ago by Tess Weaver

    It’s been a busy day at Oakley Headquarters this Veteran’s Day. It was an especially good day for Bret Price, 19, from San Diego State University, who won an online contest and spent the day with skateboarding legend Bob Burnquist at Oakley Headquarters.