The Nine Club is the show that has skaters talking. Each weekly episode hosted by Chris Roberts with co-hosts Roger Bagley and Kelly Hart invite you into conversations with professional and amateur skateboarders, musicians, actors and artists that share a common passion for skateboarding. New Nine Club episodes every Monday at 12am (pst)... Also, Join us every other Wednesday at 7pm (pst) for new Nine Club EXPERIENCE episodes with a live chat on our YouTube channel while the episode airs (Airs 9pm for Podcast). Also, watch every episode on YouTube at: www.youtube.com/thenineclub
Chad Muska discusses growing up in Arizona & Vegas, moving to San Diego, sleeping on the beach, getting on Maple Skateboards, filming for the Toy Machine video “Welcome To Hell”, getting kicked off Toy Machine, picking the Shorty’s team, designing his first Es shoe, his part in the Transworld video “Feedback”, getting on Circa Footwear, leaving Shorty’s, designing his Supra shoe the Muska Skytop, his partying days, Muskabeatz, working on his artwork and much more!
We discuss Gabriel Rodriguez RIP, the Adidas "Head Count” video, Tiago Lemos insane pop shuv rewind clip, Jorge Simoes' "Portuguese Man O' War”, The Making of PERCEPTION IS AN ILLUSION with Madars Apse, Tyler Surrey & Friends, Krooked "The Mermaid”, Michael Mackrodt – (fish)EYE OF THE TIGER, Spanish Mike TV Presents "Diamonds In The Rough”, InFrames Barcelona, Crupié Wheel Co giveaway and much more!
Adelmo Jr discusses growing up in Brazil, the first time coming to the States, getting on Arcade, filming for the Arcade video “Who?”, skating for LRG, Karl Watson asking him to ride for Ipath Footwear, getting on Organika Skateboards, the LRG video “Give Me My Money Chico”, getting arrested and having to cut his dreads while in prison in Brazil, High Clothing, starting his board company Plural Skateboards, family life and much more!
We discuss enjoi's "Deedz Nutz" Part, Geoff Rowley’s statue at the LA Convention Center, Mitchie Brusco 1260, Yuri Facchini's "Double Up" Part, Dane Barker Welcome to Converse CONS, Marek Zaprazny "FYG" Video Part, Trey Wood’s slam, Dustin Eggeling "Shady Blues" Part for Hopps Skateboards, FA’s “All The Shit Off The Internet #1”, Berrics signed boards giveaway and much more!
Jesus Fernandez discusses growing up in Madrid Spain, coming to California for the first time and staying with Lance Mountain, getting on Julio De La Cruz’s company Neighborhood with his brother Alfonso Fernandez and Daniel Lebron, Stamina Clothing, filming for “LA County”, skating for Chocolate Skateboards, getting deported, skating for the Spanish company Nomad, getting back on Chocolate, filming for the Lakai video “Fully Flared”, his part in “Pretty Sweet”, recently moving to Denmark and m
Shane O’neill discusses growing up in Melbourne Australia, getting flowed by Nike SB at age 13, flying to the States to stay with Paul Rodriguez, winning his first Street League, buying his first house and building a skatepark in his backyard, turning pro for Skate Mental, filming for his part “Shane Goes”, getting on Primitive, his Janoski color way, how he goes about learning tricks, why he left Primitive to start his board company April, working on a new video part and much more!
We discuss Eniz Fazliov Free part, Blake Norris' "Wicked Child”, Kenny Anderson is a Drugdealer, Nike SB Australia “Disc”, Above The Noise, Ben Currie, Xen Skateboards "Chocolate & Cheese”, Mark Baines "Edison”, 30 Years of Foundation Skateboards, Save Tompkins Park, GRIMPLESTIX: Evan Smith (Cosmic Earth Dirt), Tom Asta & Dylan Williams: No Pushing!, adidas Skateboarding presents /// TYSHAWN, Glassy Eyewear $100 gift card giveaway and much more!
Steve Caballero discusses growing up in San Jose CA, getting on Powell Peralta at 15 years old, skating in the Amateur contest circuit, his band “The Faction”, being born with Scoliosis, selling 250,000 boards in one year, getting on Vans, designing his signature shoe the “Caballero” aka “The Full Cab”, almost quitting Powell Peralta a few times, inventing the fakie ollie 360 also known as the ’Caballerial', the iconic Half Cab shoe, breaking his femur during a motocross jump and much more!
Chet Thomas discusses growing up in Huntington Beach CA, having a ho-ho battle with Guy Mariano, skating for Powell Peralta at age 15, acting in commercials, leaving Public Skateboards to skate for Channel One, starting Darkstar Wheels, the first pro on Volcom, XYZ Platinum, getting on the A-Team, turning Darkstar into a board company, his Globe shoe the CT4, his role at Dwindle Distribution, his real estate business and much more!
We discuss Girl Skateboards "The Melbourne Identity”, Habitat “Control Room Ep2”, Nike SB | Nyjah's Gnarliest Slams, Jamie Foy's "306”, Nike SB | Trust Fall, "The Legend," Mark Gonzales, David Gravette's "Bronson" Part, Thomas Dritsas' "Magarsh”, Pump On This! And much more!
Reese Forbes discusses growing up in Gaithersberg MD, getting bro-flo from Chris Hall, getting on Goodtimes, riding for Element, filming for Eastern Exposure, Vita Footwear, riding for Quicksilver then becoming the TM, blowing out his knee, the Reese Forbes high ollie challenge, leaving Element for Rasa Libre, riding for Nike SB, getting free Jaguars for a year, skating for Commonwealth Stacks and much more!
Sammy Baptista discusses growing up in Santa Barbara CA, skating for Powell Peralta, getting on Shorty’s Skateboards, filming for “Fulfill The Dream”, going on tours with Chad Muska, tearing his ACL, turning pro after the Shorty’s video “How To Go Pro”, skating for Turf Skateboards, almost dying and suffered 3rd and 4th degree burns over his body from an accident, the dreams he had while in a coma for 16 days, being a new father and much more!
Leticia Bufoni discusses growing up in São Paulo Brazil, moving to California at age 14, filming for the Osiris video “Children Of The Revolution”, getting on Nike SB, turning pro for Plan B Skateboards, posing nude for the ESPN Body issue, getting knocked out at Street League, her fascination with skydiving, having a skatepark in her backyard, her “Push Part”, celebrating too soon at Street League, working out, the Olympics, filming for the Nike SB video “Gizmo” and much more!
David Gravette discusses growing up in Issaquah WA, his first photo in a magazine, getting on Creature Skateboards, riding for Vox Footwear, beer bonging 19 beers on his 19th birthday and turning pro, his nickname “baby lamb”, dealing with a dislocating hip for 2 years, mountain bike Dave, kayak Dave, spelunking Dave, is Sean Malto is a curse for him, investing in Black Plague, filming for his new Bronson part and much more!
We discuss Nate Greenwood’s SOVRN part, Nike SB “GIZMO”, Zoo York reboot “Under Old Management”, Trevor Colden, Crupié Wheels' "Multicultural " Video 3, Sam Fairweather - 335 Skate Supply, Loveletters Season 10: Lizzie Armanto, Converse CONS One Star Pro Alexis Sablone, Gavin Bottger's "Duel For Fuel”, TONY HAWK SELLS OUT. AGAIN, Diego off Primitive and much more!
Clive Dixon discusses growing up in Cocoa Beach FL, having dual citizenship for the US and UK, being flow for 5boro Skateboards, getting on Birdhouse, living with Clint Walker in an RV for a year, winning King Of The Road 3 years in a row, noseblunting El Toro then going back and nollie noseblunting it, skydiving in Dubai, filming for the Birdhouse video “Saturdays”, the water tower boardslide and much more!
Daniel Shimizu discusses growing up in Rosemead CA, getting on Foundation Skateboards, getting asked to ride for Nike SB, filming for the Foundation video “Thats Life”, skating for Stereo Skateboards, the Nike SB video “Nothing But The Truth”, Heroin Skateboards living with Justin Strubing, his skate trivia game “Useless Wooden Knowledge” he does with Justin Strubing, Clint Peterson & Andreas Trolf and much more!
We discuss Ben Raemers, Neen Williams - Skate Forever Lululemon, Harrison Street DIY in KC, DAEWON | Documentary, April Skateboards, Nike SB | Yuto Horigome | April Skateboards Pro Part, Grotto Lotto 2019, Gustavo Ribeiro's PRO Part "Nine To Five”, Ryan Reyes - Bones Wheels' "Sacred Geometry”, Rodrigo TX's "Sigilo”, Nick Matthews - “Pavement” and much more!
Andy Howell discusses growing up in Virginia Beach, writing Tony Hawk his first fan mail letter, turning himself pro at a contest, getting on Schmitt Stix, moving to Atlanta, Zero Sophisto Clothing, forming New Deal Skateboards, Underworld Element, Julian Stranger, retiring from pro skating, starting a design firm, his collab with Supreme, bringing New Deal back and much more!
Jason Adams discusses growing up in San Jose CA, skating everyday with Salman Agah, getting on Think Skateboards, leaving Creature to ride for Scarecrow, how he got the nickname “The Kid”, skating for Black Label, filming for the Enjoi video “Bag Of Suck”, Slappy Hour, his stencil art and much more!
Billy Marks discusses growing up in Corona CA, getting on The Firm, Ed Templeton asking him to ride for Toy Machine, filming for the Fallen video “Ride The Sky”, skating for LRG, Billy’s Balls, Filament Footwear, playing ice hockey with Mike Vallely, Thrasher’s King Of The Road, the return of Fallen Footwear, why you should never skate a board that he gives you and much more!
Tony Ferguson discusses growing up in Ottawa Canada, moving to Vancouver, getting on Real Skateboards, filming for the Plan B “Virtual Reality” video, going on the first Europe Girl tour, filming for “Goldfish” & “Mouse”, alife footwear, starting his own footwear brand “Rone” and much more!
We discuss Rip Ride With Andy Roy, Skater XL Contest Winner, Max Geronzi's "Back to the '80s”, Thunder Trucks presents : Patrick Praman, Zach Saranceno IC3, Miika Adamov's Can't Teach That, Loveletters Season 10: Venice, AntiHero - Implosionistic Tendencies: Auto Pilot, Egor Kaldikov - Bangin!, JENKEM - Hanging Out With... Beatrice Domond, Antonio Durao Pro For NUMBERS, Jaakko pro for element, A Look into the Look Back Library and much more!
Keith Hufnagel discusses growing up in New York, making sponsor me videos with Keenan Milton, getting on Fun Skateboards, moving to San Francisco, riding for Real Skateboards, filming for the FTC video, Starting HUF and much more!
Andy Roy discusses growing up in Santa Cruz CA, riding for Santa Cruz Skateboards, a hellish 2 month tour with Consolidated around the US, riding for Antihero, getting addicted to heroin, life in prison, his new teeth, stealing from Deluxe, Sobriety, his new podcast RipRide and much more!
We discuss Carlos Ribeiro's "All for You” part, John Dilo's "Seasons”, Tony Hawk’s 30 second kick flip challenge, Thrasher x Indy's "Scabs for Slabs”, 2dudes1game “Searching for skate spots” Grand Theft Auto V, Wilton Souza's "Your World Don't Stop”, Skating Utah’s Ancient Rock Desert | Petrified Park, Alexis Ramirez's "Sk8Mafia”, AntiHero Implosionistic Tendencies: 28 MPH, SOVRN: FLÂNEURS and much more!
Grant Yansura discusses growing up in West Palm Beach Florida, filming sponsor me videos for his friends, making his first video Cosmic Vomit, moving out to California, getting a job at The Berrics, Weekendtage segments, working with Jason Hernandez on the Nike videos Chronicles 2 & 3, starting WKND Skateboards, filming skits and much more!
Geoff Rowley discusses growing up in Liverpool England, getting on Deathbox Skateboards, coming to California for the first time, getting the cover of Transworld for the first time, quitting Airwalk to ride for Vans, filming for the Flip videos, almost dying in the back of an ambulance, skating the Staples Center hubba, the Vans Propeller video, working on his new Vans shoe, his board company Free Dome and much more!!
Hakeem Ducksworth stops by to talk about getting on Chocolate Skateboards… We also discuss our Skater XL contest, Bobby Worrest "Welcome To Venture”, New Deal Skateboards coming back, Bobby Puleo at Skatercon, USA Skateboarding Unveils the United States’ Olympic Team, “Wet Brain”, Daniel Lebron "Forma”, Youness Amrani “Comfort Zone”, DC Shoes The Carlos Iqui Collection, Gang Corp. - “Black Business”, Sascha Daley “WAR And PEACE”, Sergio Santoro “Nicest Moments” and much more!
Nick Dompierre discusses growing up in New Bedford, MA, skating for 5boro, getting on Real Skateboards, his pro Adio shoe, getting caught up with alcohol and drugs, skating for DC shoe co, breaking his neck in a freak accident, being in coma for two weeks, getting into weight training, his YouTube channel, modeling and much more!
Mike Vallely discusses growing up in New Jersey, going to his first Black Flag show, getting on Powell-Peralta, Stacy Peralta wanting to turn him pro after one year, the Savannah Slamma contest, getting on World Industries, his Barnyard board, Steve Rocco, getting back on Powell, him becoming the lead singer of Black Flag, his company Street Plant and much more!
We discuss Jake Phelps, Heitor Da Silva for Parade, Chris Russell's "Die like a Devil”, SOTY 2018 Trip "It's a Movie, Kid”, "Greetings From Deathwish”, Numbers / Tony Mag, Ethan Loy's "Raw Ams”, Stevie Perez Lakai Flaco II, Nik Stain and friends, Alec Beck gets a guest board on birdhouse (all proceeds go to the Tony Hawk Foundation), JENKEM - Dan Mancina "Matrix”, MAX GERONZI NEW ALMOST PRO, Crob & Mikemo’s new channel 2dudes1game and much more!
Alphonzo Rawls discusses being born in Bangkok Thailand, moving to Oceanside CA at 4 years old, Stealing wood to make ramps, getting on H-Street, his part in Hokus Pokus, nose slide down an 18 stair rail, Evol Skateboards, getting on Bitch Skateboards, designing shoes for Kastel, Duffs & DC, helping to start Expedition Skateboards, starting his own brand Everybody Skates and much more!
Riley Hawk discusses growing up in Oceanside CA, growing up with Tony Hawk as his dad, getting boards from Sixteen Skateboards, skating for Birdhouse, getting into motocross, filming the Shep Dawgs videos, getting on Lakai, Andrew Reynolds asking him to ride for Baker, filming for Baker 4, starting his coffee shop Steel Mill Coffee and much more!
We discuss Sammy Montano’s “GLOBE” part, Eli Reed's "Equanimous" Part, Double Rock: Felipe Nunes, TJ Rogers “RISING”, JB Gillet on Primitive, Rodrigo x Busenitz, Spitfire's "Arson Department IV" Video, Nike SB | Sarah Meurle | Not Here By Luck, Out There: Kader Sylla, Vans' "Courtesy" Video, Sebo Walker and Brett Sube's "Subo" Part, HUF Footwear “Cromer 2”, DGK - THORO, Murdy the Dawg's "Bark and Destroy" and much more!
Kevin Romar discusses growing up in Cypress CA, getting on flow for Powell, flowed by Popwar, trying nollie back 360 down Wallenberg, getting on Blind, riding for es footwear for a minute then going to Supra, breaking his jaw, filming for the Blind video “Damn”, turning pro for Blind, DJ’ing for Hopsin and much more!
We discuss THE SOUR SOLUTION II, Cons' "The Dream Spell”, Victor Campillo - QUOTA, Jeremy Murray - Skating Is Easy, Actions REALized: Dan Mancina, Stevie Perez's "Challers" Part, Caleb | Evan - Welcome to WKND, Chris Haslam's "Sterling Golden" Part and much more!
Bobby Puleo discusses growing up in New Jersey, his first sponsor Nimbus Skateboards, getting his spleen removed, his stint on Zoo York, living in San Fransisco filming for the FTC video, riding for Stereo Skateboards, turning pro for Mad Circle, moving back to New York and getting on Infamous Skateboards, Marc Johnson calling him to ride for Enjoi and much more!
Chris Haslam discusses growing up in Ontario Canada, moving to Singapore when he was 11 years old, getting on World Industries distributor flow, riding for Deca Skateboards then Artafact, filming for Almost Round Three, Cheese And Crackers, getting on Globe, why he left Almost and Globe, almost dying from kidney failure, filming for his new Independent video part "Sterling Golden”, his new board company Brain Child and much more!
We discuss Cookie’s “WAR and PEACE”, Nike SB Crust Belt Tour, Gronze Island - Episode 3 Sao Miguel, Primitive “Testing”, Boys Of Summer #2, Deedz's "Mustache Rides" Part, Cory Juneau suspended for THC, Louie Lopez Leaves Flip, Dan Mancina's "TCB" Part, American Media acquires TEN (The Enthusiast Network - AKA transworld) and much more!
Tommy Sandoval discusses growing up in Chula Vista CA, his love for Michelada’s, hustling for boards, his first sponsor Germ Skateboards, how he got on Zero Skateboards, trying to frontside flip the UC Davis gap, his time on Fallen Footwear, filming a new part in Mexico, buying a limo, skating for Weedmaps, filming for the new Zero video “Damn it all” and much more!
Tom Knox discusses growing up in London, his dad driving a lost Josh Kasper to a demo, getting on Blueprint Skateboards, Paul Shier asking him to ride for Isle Skateboards, filming for Isle’s first video “Vase”, being on the Europe Emerica team, getting on New Balance, how the video series “Atlantic Drift” came about, riding for Dickies and much more!
We discuss Cairo Foster's retirement party, “Bangers & Mash" | Girl Skateboards X Kodak in London, adidas Skateboarding Presents /// Heitor, Sotheby’s auctioning off a Complete collection of Supreme Skateboards, Alexis Sablone on CONS, Baker turns Kader pro, Lizzie Armanto “Team Finland”, Am Scramble 2018, Ivan Monterio’s slam at SLS, Ryan Townley - “hall of meat”, meet “The Monster Kid” and much more!
Ricki Bedenbaugh discusses growing up in Memphis, moving to Florida, skating with Kris Markovich, picking up his first video camera, drunk free styling with Blink 182, the Duffs video “Wonder Years”, working for Giant Distribution, 411 Video Magazine and On Video, making The New Deal video “7 Year Glitch”, working on Element videos, getting hired by Etnies, filming for Stance Socks, working for Fox Motocross and much more!
Brandon Westgate discusses growing up in New England, getting on 5Boro Skateboards, turning pro for Zoo York, leaving Emerica after 12 years, his cranberry farm, quitting drinking, filming for the Element “Peace” Video, his New Balance pro shoe and much more!