Written By Emily Pross, Marketing and Communications Student A few weeks back I took a trip to Tenerife for a skate holiday, and to get media coverage of the “El Bueno” Freeride event. Honestly when I first heard about Tenerife, I had no idea where in the world that was. So, for those that don’t […]

Written by Emily Pross Marketing and Communications Student Recently I embarked on a trip to the land down under, Australia, for the return of the infamous Newton’s Nation  downhill skateboarding race. I had an idea of what Australia was like because I visited there, for a short time, last year to race in a different event. Last […]

Written by Emily Pross, Marketing and Communications Student It has been awhile since I last checked in. That’s because I’ve been busy with the new semester and planning out my 2017 “on board” adventures. So let me fill you in on what I got planned so far, and where I’m hoping to go. Next week […]

Written by Emily Pross, Marketing and Communications student Being a women in a male dominated sport means that you are the minority. At most of the events I go to, there are only about 4 to 8 other female competitors compared to about 100 male ones. In some cases there are a decent amount of women […]

Written by Emily Pross, Marketing and Communications Major I recently had the opportunity and pleasure of getting interviewed by Joanna Gagis on NJ TV. I’ve never had the opportunity of being interviewed in a TV studio before, and it was a blast getting to experience something totally new. My segment aired a few weeks back, and […]

Written by Emily Pross, Marketing and Communications Major I took a trip to Europe last month. The first stop was Norway, or as it’s said in Norwegian, “Norge”. Once there, we traveled to Lillehammer for TMI Skate’s IDF World Cup of Skateboarding. The first couple of race days were for practice. Normally we only get one day of practice, and the second […]

By Emily Pross, Marketing Communications Major I’ve been traveling abroad in Europe for the last two weeks, on the 2016 International Downhill Federation Euro Tour. So far the trip has been a blast! I’ve been to four countries in the last two weeks, going from Norway to Denmark, down to the Czech Republic then further south to the Austrian Alps. While at the […]

Written by Emily Pross, Marketing and Communications Major In a small Washington state town called Goldendale, right near the Columbia River Gorge, sits a road called Maryhill Loops. Maryhill is 2.2 miles of perfectly smooth pavement and features over 15 beautifully banked turns. It is an easy track to ride down, but hard to race because everyone is […]

Written by Emily Pross, Marketing and Communications Major I’ve been a student at Berkeley College for the last two years. While skating through Berkeley’s Marketing and Communications Bachelor’s of Science program, I’ve completed courses touching on a wide variety of subject matters, most of them I found interesting. I’ve also been racing skateboards for the last […]

Written by Emily Pross, Marketing and Communications Major I recently took a trip to California to visit my sponsors, Ronin Trucks and Rider Approved Designs (R.A.D). I mainly stayed in the area of Glendora, home of Ronin and home to the “infamous” road, Glendora Mountain Road, or GMR. GMR is located in Angeles National Forest and twists and turns for about […]