#21.) ASR Action sports rules the Xcorps world and in this episode the XC team rolls into the San Diego convention center to cover A.S.R.-the Action Sports Retail convention one of the largest X sports products show places on earth.
See www.asrbiz.com The show opens with XC hosts Bob Woodard and X Guru Eric Ducharme on the floor at ASR surrounded by action sports product vendors like Black Flys, Volcom, BillaBong and Vans along with more than 170 other brands that influence this adrenalized youth oriented market. Xcorps cams tour the floor with curvy Reef Girls shots and booth after booth of new sports toys and apparel. Music and video from RIVE productions band PROPAIN pump things up even more including action at the huge skate ramp.
See pros like BMX rider Dave Voelker go huge along with skaters Doug Brown and others. Host Bob Woodard talks to Dave about his Xlete sponsor and what hes been up to. Plenty of cool action moves here. See www.xlete.com After the break the insanity returns with a near riot at the Volcom Nuts area and Bob stopping by the XLETE booth to talk to extreme athlete Rich Hopkins and Derrick Daigle. Insane footage here of Derrick pulling a 176 MPH wheelie on his street motorcycle! As he says-Go Big or Go Home! In the next segment Eric Ducharme introduces a new music video from our friends at RIVE featuring the band Flogging Molly and their song Seven Deadly Sins.
Cool animation work in this vid. After that it back to ASR and more shots of the REEF girls and Bob stopping by the Utopia Optics booth to chat with the fun gals representing there. Sweet! Nice Xcorps throw girls.
The next show segment features pool skating in Hawaii with a special look at the women of skate boarding brought to you by Patty Segovia and her AGSJ-the All Girl Skate Jam- team. Cutting edge stuff here thanks to Patty who organized this Hawaii skate gig. See bust out moves by the best in womens skateboarding with girls like Amber Cangliose, Heidi Fitzgerald, Nicole Zuch and Xgames winner C.B.Burnside ripping the concrete combi style pool in Oahu. Guest host Micaela Ramirez talks to skater Isabelle Caudle about the underground core event. Thank you Patty for making it happen! See www.allgirlskatejam.com
After that Eric Ducharme takes a new product look at the Yamaha IVY Sonic skateboard. In development this wild ride is electric powered and steered by the riders body weight. Unreal! Check it out. The show wraps with mixed bag of shots from the ASR floor and a promise of more action sports on the next XC episode.
Additional music by NOFX, Outcast, Ozomatli, Drowning Pool, Rolling Stones, Dr.Dre and Paul Oakenfold.