Archive for June, 2012

Ferry Boat Killaz

June 20, 2012

Featuring Adam Caroselli and Joey Scannella.

Freeze Fame: Ryan Loewy #3

June 18, 2012

“Recently relocating to Queens, I have started to connect with bladers in the area. One of those bladers happens to be Joey Lunger, an 18 year old New Yorker with 6 years of blading under his belt. Joey caught my eye back in September at one of the box comps at LES, and again when I saw him in the Roachies edit. Intrigued and eager to shoot more blade photos, I hit Joey up to see what his schedule was like, and after learning he was a resident of Queens, we decided to meet at the Astoria Park under the bridge a few days later. After warming up a bit and grabbing a quick portrait, we began hitting the streets along the shoreline, stumbling upon this ledge. I fumbled around a bit, shooting a few different angles before settling on a dead on view of the ledge, positioning my flash accordingly. Joey began hitting the top ledge with some back royales, eventually upgrading to a smooth cross grab back torque, which you see above. We moved onto some rails and shot a bit more before calling it quits, but I was sufficiently pleased with the results and really look forward to working with Joey again, as well as exploring the various hidden gems of Queens that I know are out there” – Ryan Loewy.

King of Queens 2012 Competition Official Edit

June 14, 2012

Filmed by Flip The Script, iMagyne That, and I Roll NY. Edited by Flip The Script. Thank you to all the sponsors. A big thank you to Flip The Script, ODNY, and Flatlines Skateshop for providing first place with the cash prize. Thank you to Eulogy for providing all top 10 winners with a set of wheels. Thank you to Kato of Remz for allowing us to be apart of the World Rolling Series. Thank you to Adonis Taylor for providing the cash prize for overall best trick. Thank you to Tri-State Skate for providing the cash prize for best trick at the second spot.

Dusting Tapes Off Montage 2

June 13, 2012

“More emptying out footage still have tons to go but hope you enjoy Featuring Alex Ryerson, Travis Diaz, Jordan Baez, Sean Reynolds, Mikey Roman, Franco Cammayo, Sal Zaso and many more” – Jordan Baez. See the first part here.

Shooting The Banner: With Sebastian Michalski

June 11, 2012

The newest I Roll NY banner puts a new twist on an old spot. While out in the East Houston area of Manhattan we saw this huge pile of wood chips in the middle of the Sara D. Roosevelt park. With constant construction going on in the area, we went on a stealth mission, found a shovel, and went to work on making the hill of wood chips skateable. Take a look at Sebastian’s clip from the banner, as well as some of the behind the scenes footage from creating the spot.

Coleman Skatepark Construction Update

June 9, 2012

The Coleman skatepark aka L.E.S. skatepark is being rebuilt from scratch. All of the older obstacles have been taken out and replaced with newly built cement and metal copping obstacles. The park is rumored to re-open in July with an entirely brand new setup including a projection screen for film screenings.

See the previous article on the 2012 revamp of Coleman skatepark here. Check out all the photos below. Thanks to Theron Chung and Jordan Baez for providing the photos.


Andrew Greenblatt May 2012 Mini Profile

June 6, 2012

King of Queens 2012 Results

June 4, 2012

King – First Place: Dylan Hopp
Prince(s) – Second Place: Tim Franken & David Hartnett
Jester – Best trick / Fourth Place: Kevin Lapierre
Fifth Place: John Stephens
Sixth Place: Joey Lunger
Seventh Place: James Perez
Eight Place: Alex Ryerson
Ninth Place: Julian Marin
Tenth Place: Jay Greendyk

King of Queens Competition Moved to Sunday June 3rd

June 1, 2012

The King of Queens competition will now take place this Sunday, June 3rd. As of today, the fountain at the globe ledges are still not turned on so the first spot as of now is still the globe. If the fountain’s are on by tomorrow, we will meet at the Maloof skate park for the first spot on Sunday.

Date: Sunday June 3rd, 2012.
Time: Registration at 12PM. Competition starts at 1PM.
Location: Flushing Meadows Corona Park. Queens, NY.
Entrance Fee: $10.00 to enter.
Train Directions: 7 train to Mets-Willets Point.
Walking directions from the train station here.