Good things happen when Stevens skates under the highway overpass.
Channel Skatepark in San Pedro, California, is one of a number of iconic DIY skate spots that always seem to pop up under highway overpasses. Black Label am Riley Stevens skates the Channel park all the time, and has it dialed as he shows in this new edit.
The first step is figuring out where Nike SB's Sixth & Mill park is located.
Here's a hint. It's on the corner of Sixth & Mill. On the latest episode of NKA, Nike SB amateur rider Oscar Meza takes you inside the company's private skatepark in Los Angeles. On weekdays, only Nike skaters and their friends are allowed inside. But on weekends, Nike throws open the doors to lucky members of the public. If you want to skate the park and show that you've got better switch tricks than P-Rod, follow Sixth & Mill on Twitter and Instagram (@sixthandmill).
Paul Rodriguez is confident with his trick plan leading up to his battle with Tom Asta at BATB5. Now it's time to execute the plan. Eric Koston lays down the rules and the battle kicks off. Feel the pressure as these pros throw down head to head in one of the most legendary battles ever to go down at the Berrics. In the end, there can be only one winner, but there are definitely no losers.
Consistency, board control and confidence is key to survival in the annual Battle at the Berrics flat ground competition. Leading up to his first round battle VS Tom Asta, Paul spars with good friend and professional skateboarder Manny Santiago to sharpen his skills prior to fight night.
In episode 1, part 2 of Life, professional skateboarder Paul Rodriguez continues the tour of his family ranch in Orange Cove, California, exposing childhood memories and hearing first hand his important decision to choose family first when his grandmother becomes ill, even if it means missing the Tampa Pro. Paul also shows off why he's a true professional always working hard to perfect his craft during a session at the local Orange Cove Skate Park. New episodes dropping every Tuesday.
Pro skater Paul Rodriguez opens up about the importance and influence of his family in the premiere episode of his new series "Life," exclusively on Network A. New episode dropping every Tuesday.
The guys from our show Dose shot an interview with Paul when he was in New York, watch the video here: http://youtu.be/iL0rFnrRD90
Taylor spreads his wings in Buffalo
And see his colorway of the Nike SB x Air Jordan I