News

Rider Cup NYC: Staten Island Qualifiers

Posted on

Shaolin, The forgotten borough, The 5th Borough, Home of Wu, Brooklyn with Parking, the Borough with the most nicknames and home of 50-50 Skatepark the site of the Staten Island Rider Cup qualifiers! We rolled up to the park a little early as we left early fearing the famous dreaded Staten Island traffic. Ed Pollio […]

News

Rider Cup NYC: Queens Qualifiers

Posted on

After a stressful week thinking about the huge storm that was supposed to hit Friday night and Saturday morning, we decided to roll the dice and push the Rider Cup Queens Qualifier start time back to 3 on Saturday. We crossed our fingers and hoped it would be dry… Luckily, the storm subsided and 8 […]

News

Rider Cup NYC: Bronx Qualifiers

Posted on

Last Saturday, July 19th, eight 4-man teams of Bronx’s up and coming skaters came out to River Avenue Skatepark in South Bronx for a shot at $2000 and a chance to qualify for an all expenses paid trip to Kimberley, South Africa to compete in the Rider Cup Championships this October. In the end, it […]

News

Rider Cup NYC Qualifiers: Brooklyn

Posted on

The third stop of the Rider Cup NYC brought us to New York’s most populated borough: Brooklyn!!! ¬†As most New York skaters know, McCarren skatepark is probably the WORST skatepark in the city that happens to be in the borough with the most skaters, and in a location that has the highest concentration of skaters […]