Industry News 2/9/2009

This Week on FUEL TV's The Daily Habit



This Week on FUEL TV's
The Daily Habit

Braydon Szafranski, Shane West and musical guest The So So Glos – Monday 2.09.09

Today, Emerica and Baker team rider Braydon Szafranski is back on The Habit to get you stoked to shred. Braydon takes us out of the studio and to his Emerica signature shoe line launch bash at the Viper Room in Hollywood. Plus, punk rockers “The So So Glos” crush the Snickers Sound Stage. All that and actor Shane West (from “ER” and the Germs biopic “What We Do is Secret”) drops in to tell us about his new thriller, “The Lodger”.  Braydon Szafranski’s sponsors include: Emerica, Brigada, Commune, and Baker Skateboards.

Grant “Twiggy” Baker – Tuesday 2.10.09

Today, big wave bomber and winner of the 2008 Red Bull Big Wave Africa, Grant Baker-aka “Twiggy”-drops in on The Habit. Plus, Twiggy takes us on a field trip to Ocean Beach and walks us through what it takes to ride the monsters of Mavericks. Also, Jordan Morris goes to Maui to try out big wave master Dave Kalama’s daily training regiment – will he survive? Grant “Twiggy” Baker’s sponsors include: Kustom, Von Zipper, Billabong, Country Feeling Surfboards, SBT and Cabrinha Kites.

FUEL TV’s “Camp Woodward Season Two” Cast and musical guest The Henry Clay People – Wednesday 2.11.09

The stars of FUEL TV’s “Camp Woodward Season Two” -- Hunter Bagent, Larry Schmidt and Cody Davis -- are hitting The Habit to tell you about living the summer shred dream. Plus, rock n’ rollers The Henry Clay People deliver big-time on the Snickers Sound Stage. Larry Schmidt’s sponsors include: Globe, Lost, Autobahn Wheels and Bare Wires Skate Shop. Hunter Bagent’s sponsors include: Etnies. Cody Davis’ sponsors include: Osiris, Mada, World Industries, Mountain Dew, Destructo and Dakine.

Chad Kagy and musical guest ((Sounder)) – Thursday 2.12.09

DC BMX team rider and HIGHLY decorated Vert and Big Air charger Chad Kagy rolls into The Habit to catch us up on all things BMX-cellent. Also, the experimental, musical art project known as ((Sounder)) bring a striking performance to the Snickers Sound Stage. Chad Kagy’s sponsors include: DC, Failure, Amp, Kicker, Bell Helmets, Hart and Huntington, and Camp Woodward.

Dede Suryana, Dave Arnold; Kilian Garland, Tarik Khashoggi, and Jason Feist – Friday 2.13.09

Today, the 2008 ISC Indo Champ and star of the 2009 X Dance Award winning “Chasing Waves,” Dede Suryana joins us with the filmmaker behind “Chasing Waves”, Dave Arnold. Plus, J7 founder and surfboard shaper Jason Feist hits The Habit along with J7 team riders Kilian Garland and Tarik Khashoggi. Also, Chris Cote goes to the 2009 X-Dance Film Festival and catches Dede, Paul and Travis Rice riding the tide of film fest victory.  Dede Suryana’s sponsors include: Hurley, Jen Optics and Power Balance.  Kilian Garland’s sponsors include: Volcom, J7, One Way Boardshop, Famous Wax, Sector Nine, and Freestyle. Tarik Khashoggi’s sponsors include: O’Quinn, J7, DarkRide Skateboards, Hotline Wetsuits, Alki Chiropractic and Bravo.

This week on FUEL TV’s The Weekly Update with Boost Mobile: we have complete coverage of the O’Neill Evolution snowboard contest in Switzerland where Janne Korpi wins the slopestyle event and Peetu Piiroinen wins the quarterpipe.

In surf news, Nathaniel Curran wins the O’Neill Sebastian Inlet Pro presented by Ron Jon. In other surf news, the Rincon Classic was held in pumping surf and Kilian Garland takes the pro final.

In industry news, we’ve got an update from the ASR Trade Show in San Diego and also catch Andrew Brophy who wins the highest ollie contest. We also cover the Damn Am Awards, and the Powell Art Show.

We follow the Etnies moto team and Metal Mulisha for a ride to Sturgis, South Dakota.

In other skate news, we’ve got highlights from the King Of The Groms Qualifier at Canton, Georgia where Bong Gause wins the expert street division.

In South Carolina, thanks to Time Warner Cable and FUEL TV, legendary artist Roy Gonzalez held an art workshop and helped paint the bowl at the Plex Skatepark.

And in the Weekly Update one-on-one interview, pro wake skater Brian Grubb talks about the progression of the sport and the next generation of riders.

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