So, whats new since the last report? HereҒs the scoopage
Arto Saari came by the etnies offices yesterday to sign some shoes and boards for a couple of contests that are currently going on here at etnies. In fact, look forward to a limited-edition Arto colorway to be given away at activemailorder.com, where you can enter to win one of these never-before-seen Artos! Other than that, Arto has been chillinŒ in Huntington as of late.
Congratulations to Rune Glifberg on the arrival of his second daughter, born perfectly healthy on the 4th of July! With the upcoming contest schedule this month--World Cups in Germany and the Czech Republic, along with the X-Games, etnies European Championships, and Gravity Games--you can bet Rune is a busy man. His signature shoe with etnies, The Tip, is shipping to stores later this month, so be sure to go check em out. Rune will be the Featured Rider on the etnies site this month҅look for a new interview and contest to be posted soon! Make sure to enter the contest for your chance to win a free pair of Runes new shoe.
Ryan Sheckler has changed plans since the last update. He isnҒt going to Europe for the contests, instead he will be staying home to work on his part for the Almost Skateboards video, and to prepare for the X Games coming up in early August.
Stefan Janoski is currently in Southern California, skating and dropping by the offices here at etnies. As a matter of fact, he's on his way down here right now. We just got word that the TransWorld Subtleties video should be in shops very soon. Make sure to rush out and buy it so you can check out Stefans part!
Bastien Salabanzi is currently in Barcelona skating everyday. He hasnҒt been there for a while now, and he is loving it. Hes out there working on a couple projects. Bastien will be heading to Germany next week for the World Cup contest and then the week after, heҒll be off to the Czech Republic for the World Cup contest in Prague.