Alex Charleson hails from beautiful British Columbia and is amongst the fastest in the world. As the Junior World Champion in 2015, Alex has already been making a killing in the Men’s Open Division at the young age of 18. If Alex is not skating, find him doing big bird related things, playing kendama, or skiing in Whistler. Additional Sponsors: -Aera Trucks -Powell Peralta Wheels -RDVX GripTape
Max Vickers is a corn boy true and true. Born and raised in the Midwest, Max not only respects his roots of agriculture but also embodies them. As a 21 year-old senior at Indiana University, Max still manages to travel the world and stay a top 5 competitor in the Men’s Open Division. If Max is not mashing hills or surfing sidewalks, find him answering your questions on our online chat, taking road trips in a Prius, or promoting corn.
Andrei Churakov, 23, lives in Belgium and represents the epitome of freestyle skating. No matter what is around him, Andrei finds a way to somehow incorporate it by tapping into his endless bag of tricks with style and grace. If Andrei is not dancing or tricking around, find him taking beautiful photos, doing a rubix cube or experiencing a bloody nose.
Sam Holding, 20, is a wonderful Englishman who resides in Falmouth. As a freestyle skater working as the main videographer and editor for Original Skateboards, Sam travels around the globe capturing and turning skate trips into an organized cluster of visual memories. If Sam is not skating or filming, you’ll find him attending film classes at the University of Falmouth, swimming in the cold Atlantic coast, or losing to Will Stephan in ping pong.
Neena Schueller, 21, is a Gainesville, Florida native and specializes in all types of skating. Whether she is smashing hills, freeriding, dancing, cruising the skatepark, or winning long distance push races across the country, Neena crushes in every category and that’s a fact. If she’s not out slashing around, find Neena baking cookies, doing yoga, laughing at her own jokes and most importantly having fun and enjoying the ride.
Nil Bellmunt is a Barcelona local and a freestyle wizard. At the young age of 19, Nil has been blowing minds with his unmatched consistency, creativity, and overall freestyle madness. If he’s not out skating, find Nil drinking coffee, traveling around the European continent, and just plain keeping it real.
Will Stephan, 21, is a Chicago-land area local who transplanted himself to Spokane, Washington to attend Gonzaga University. Despite growing up amongst the corn and soy beans like Max, Will also somehow found a love for skating hills. Whether he is slashing inclines, freestyling around a parking lot, or cruising through campus, Will is in it for the feels. If he is not skating, find him playing ice hockey, building random things with his roommates or beating Sam Holding in ping pong.