SLAMTRICK 2008 - FREAK OUT!
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The slamtrick, freak out edtion, will be under the hippie influence of english artist Fergadelic who give his freaky view to the contest. Be ready to take out from your garage your vintage Renault 4 and 2 cheval and make them ready to be on the road on the 28 and the 29th of june for the freakin’coolest international skateboarding event.
Fergus Purcell aka Fergadelic is a london based artist who started his first commercial work for Slam City Skates when he was still at High School and kept on working for them even after graduation at Art School.
After few artworks for different brands he was involved into Silas from the begin and with their help he started his own brand called TONITE in 2001.
He is still continuing on that mission today and still love to draw, paint, sew and tattoo.
Same format as past year edition, a qualification heat for those who are not invited from the organization on Saturday from 4pm and final event on the very next Sunday. A massive party from 5pm will freak you out on Saturday 28th at the Boca Barranca beach location in Marina Romea with a non stop dj set from Thomas Bullock (Rub’n‘Thug), Misha from Sydney (P.A.M.), Volcov and Fergus himself.
Slamtrick 2008 is sponsored by CARHARTT, TONITE, GLOBE, STUSSY, ANALOG and ZOO YORK leading brands in the boardriding and streetwear industry, and the usual and successful collaboration with M.Casale Bauer, distributor of FENDER in Italy, who will award the best skaters with an acoustic guitar customized by the artist in the Vagabond way. The event is organized in collaboration with the CITY OF RAVENNA.
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