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Foundation Corey Duffel | Thrasher Firing Line

Hell ya, Duffel coming through with a Firing Line!
"It's been a minute, but like seeing an old friend it's awesome to know Corey's still out there skating fast and attacking spots."-Thrasher Magazine
Posted September 10th, 2014 by Tyler Culbertson

Foundation Double Feature Friday

Tum Yeto Pocket Cam 23 journeys through Louisville Kentucky, Nashville Tennessee and Cincinnati, Ohio with Cole Wilson, Jeremy Leabres, Dakota Servold, Blake Carpenter, Ryan Spencer, Nick Merlino, Don Luong, James Hardy, Matt Bennett and Shane Powell.

#brokeandstoked raw reel of footage from the Sixth Ave Skatepark demo with Blake Carpenter, Ryan Spencer, Jeremy Leabres, Dakota Servold, Nick Merlino, Don Luong, James Hardy, Cole Wilson and Matt Bennett.
Posted September 5th, 2014

Foundation Corey Duffel Video Interview on The Skateboard Mag

For The Skateboard Mag's latest Ws, they sat down with Corey Duffel and picked his brain about a few things: from the skaters who get him hyped to the story behind Duffel Land and his current thoughts on skateboarding. Watch this vid for some entertaining words and opinions from this OG skate rat. Video by: Matt Bublitz
Click here to watch!
Posted August 28th, 2014 by Tyler Culbertson

Foundation TEE HEE x Tum Yeto section

"Tee Hee" a video by Tum Yeto filmer Don Luong and Furnace Skateshop.
Tum Yeto bro section features: Jeremy Leabres, Ed Templeton, Collin Provost, Billy Marks, Matt Bennett, Josh Harmony, Johnny Layton, Dakota Servold, Joey Ragali, Aaron "Jaws" Homoki, and Ryan Spencer. Tee Hee DVD available at Furnace Skateshop and here!

Watch Foundation Skateboards new PRO Taylor Smith's video part from Tee-Hee too.
Posted August 20th, 2014 by Tyler Culbertson

Foundation Dakota Servold on the cover of Transworld Magazine!

Congrats to Dakota Servold on nailing the cover of Transworld Skateboard Magazine! Pick a copy today on the newstand to see his interview too.
Posted August 14th, 2014 by Tyler Culbertson

Foundation Nick Merlino : Foundation Super Sounds : Top 5 Playlist

No surprise here...Foundation's nut job, Nick Merlino delivers one of the most manic Foundation Super Sounds playlist to date. His song selection ranging from the tension filled sounds of the hardcore band,Terror, to the catchy croony-ness of Jeremy Jay's "Airwalker". This unbalanced playlist reflects Merlino's Madness perfectly.

Nollie Backside Flip
Photo: Antosh Cimoszko
Posted August 12th, 2014 by Tyler Culbertson

Foundation Tum Yeto Pocket Cam #22: Merlino Does Berlin

Travel behind the scenes with Nick Merlino across the pond to Berlin, Germany. Follow Nick as he discovers some fine art while sipping a Capri Sun, learn a little something about having billions in the bank, have a starring contest with a wax figure, digitally annoy one of the greatest presidents of all time and wonder why Nick hates technology. Merlino does Berlino filmed by Ryan Spencer. Edited by Mike Sinclair.
Follow Nick Merlino on Instagram: @nick_merlino
Follow Tum Yeto on Instagram: @tumyeto
Subscribe to the Tum Yeto Youtube Page here:!
Posted August 8th, 2014

Foundation Cole Wilson part from the Kinship Video

Foundation flow ripper Cole Wilson and his friend Al Krohn shared a part in The Kinship Video giving us double the ripping. Film/Edit: Glen Hammerle and Matt Ballard
Posted July 24th, 2014 by Tyler Culbertson

Foundation Nick Merlino Foundation Skateboards Commercial

Posted July 18th, 2014 by Tyler Culbertson

Foundation Taylor Smith's Tee-Hee video part

T-Spliff has been on a killing spree this past year. Counting the last 16 months, Taylor has dropped 3 gnarly full length video parts. Today Thrasher Mag shared Taylor's latest video party in Tee-Hee; a video by Tum Yeto filmer Don Luong.  Check out his new part and peep Thrasher's photos and video coverage from Taylor's surprise pro party.
All photos courtsey of Thrasher Magazine. Click here to see lots more photos from the party.

Riley Hawk is hyped for his fellow Shep Dawg.

Kodi Boi taking care of the cake.

FoSkCo head honcho Tod Swank and his daughter Zoe came to party.

Corey ventured down from Duffleland for the celebration.


Video courtesy of Thrasher Magazine.

T-Spliff's video party in ShepDawgs Vol. 4

Video courtesy of the Shep Dawgs and Jacob Nunez.
Posted July 10th, 2014 by Tyler Culbertson

Foundation T-Spliff is PRO!!!

Foundation Skateboards is proud to introduce our newest pro, Taylor Smith! Congratulations Taylor! #TspliffIsPro

Surprise Splowse!

Shepdawgs filmer Jacob Nunez is stoked for the good homie!

Lil Zoe was hyped on the festivities.

Demand from your local skateshop!

T-Spliff pro deck available everywhere soon, including taco shops.

Cheers buddy!
Posted July 10th, 2014 by Tyler Culbertson

Foundation Habitat Skateboards is Movin' Right Along

Foundation Skateboards is proud to welcome Habitat Skateboards to the Tum Yeto Collective!
It's official!
Habitat Skateboards is "Moving Right Along". Habitat will be joining the Tum Yeto Collective. New products available this Summer. Check us out at Agenda booth # BX57

Habitat Skateboards is "Movin RIght Along". from Habitat Skateboards on Vimeo.

Filmed & Edited by Joe Castrucci
Produced by Joe Castrucci & Brennan Conroy
In association with Tum Yeto
Stefan Janoski
Fred Gall
Silas Baxter-Neal
Brian Delatorre
Alex Davis
Mark Suciu
Daryl Angel
Danny Garcia
Marius Syvanen

With Special Guests
Austyn Gillette
Jason Dill
Matt Costa

Additional Filming
Miguel Valle
Sebastian Abes
Martin Reigel

Still Photography
John Humphries
Jessica Janoski
Posted July 8th, 2014 by Tyler Culbertson

Foundation Tum Yeto Pocket Cam 21

Tum Yeto Pocket Cam 21 Super Tour video takes you back across country to North Carolina and Florida one more time just to get showed up by a snakeboarder on a seven stair with the kink cut off. We also picked your least favorite Bowie song just for shits and giggles. Get annoyed with the worst angles possible and enjoy the Tum Yeto crew.

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Posted July 7th, 2014 by Tyler Culbertson

Foundation Dakota Servold | My Ride on Transworld Skateboarding Mag

Dakota Servold sits down with Transworld Skateboarding Mag and explains the specs of his ride that gets the job done. An 8.25 with 139 Indys? He makes it work—there’re some bangers in this edit! Find all of Dakota’s products from Foundation, Dekline, Independent, Bones Swiss, Bones Wheels, and Bro Style at
Posted July 3rd, 2014 by Tyler Culbertson

Foundation Justin Damer | Palace 5ive

"I wanted to support my local shop (Palace 5ive) from across the country and this is what I came up with. Filmed a part in 5ive days to celebrate the relaunch of with their new web store...go buy something!"- Justin Damer.

Filmed by Bryan Betz & Adam Mills.

Posted July 2nd, 2014 by Tyler Culbertson

Foundation Corey Duffel

Duffman says a lot of things. Ollie photo shot by Dan Z.
Photo: Dan Z
Posted June 25th, 2014 by Tyler Culbertson

Foundation Tum Yeto Pocket Cam #20: Keep on Jookin!

A few of the Tum Yeto bro's cruised through Tallahassee, Fl and met a local hip hop artist that goes by the name Kloun Phace. His advice is to Keep on Jookin! And that is just what we did. Enjoy the shit show...
Posted June 6th, 2014

Foundation Zing Thing Party x Thrasher Magazine x Swank Zine PHOTOS

May 31st at TFR Gallery was the Zine Thing show put on by Thrasher Magazine & Foundation Skateboards. The show was inspired by our the Swank Zine Tea Pot deck that we recently re-issued. Here's a cellular photo recap of the night.

Line Up of the Show: Tod Swank, Ed & Deanna Templeton, Andy Jenkins, Rich Jacobs,
Michael Burnett, Sam Hitz, The Deadbeat Club, Wez Lundry and the Shep Dawgs.

Sam Hitz prepping for the show with his theLarbzine section.

The Larb and Michael Burnett's section "Nothing is Fucked".

Ed and Deanna setting up their Ninas Patineta section.

Clint Woodside prepping the Deadbeat Club offering.

Rich Jacobs made the trip down from Oakland,CA to participate in the show.

Rich's section: Move Zine


  Clint and Rich discussing all things Xerox and photography.

  Pro skater and publisher of the 1st skate zine ever, GSD, taking Rich's photo. Look up Skate Fate.

BB Baptista hit up the wall with some water colors to represent for the Shep Dawgs.

   Bendpress publisher and art director for Girl Skateboards, Andy Jenkins released Bend #23 for the show.

Jenkins has been in the FoSkCo fold for 25 years. He's got clips in the first F vid, Glam Boys on Wheels.

Andy's son Emmett contemplating lines to be skated at the Prince Park in Oside.

Rich digs the Swank offering.

Around 6pm the zinesters started rolling in to trade and purchase.

Lee Dog picked up a copy of the Larb.

Speaking of the Larb.

Jenkins, Swank and his daughter Zoe, and Sam Hitz with his son Bronson.

    Tum Yeto fam, Barker, Tyler, Tod and Zoe.

Ed & Deanna Templeton

Editor at Large for Thrasher Mag, Michael Burnett presented his zine, Nothing is Fucked, along with Shep Dawg photographer introducing his 1st zine, MASH.

Indy TM and Thrasher photographer Rhino was in attendance.

Larry Ransom discussing his zine "Purefun" with Vern Laird.

The legend himself, O made an apperance.

  B-Mack and the Nook picked up a copy of Skate Jawn.

Deanna and Clint managing the Deadbeat Club table.
Brad Walters and Morgnar from Active came to support.


Rich Jacobs drawing for a fan.

Tanner Cribs and Rowan Zorilla celebrating their first print zine, Shred!

Brian Howard and his family made the trip out.

Swank created some binders with original Swank Zines for fans to peruse.

    Tempster and writer of Thrasher's Zine Thing, Wez Lundry.

Ed offering a loyal pawn material for permanent injections. #toymachinetattoo

Elijah getting stoked out on the Shep Dawgs crew.

CJ and his homey Paco made the trip down south to trade their zine, Phatpile.

Publishers of Roll Dawgs Zine, Andrew Durso and Claire.

Jeff Halleran submitted his zine 7PlyMinds for the Open Table section.

    AJ Zavala being greated with open arms from his fellow SD, Tanner Cribbs.

2 Mikes. Gilbert and Blabac.

Slave overlord, Ben Horton and Lee Dupont enjoying the festivities.

"But do you remember #4 issue of Swank Zine, that one folded out into a poster."

"My Dad rides these."

 Man of the hour, Justin Lovely himself, Mr. Tod Swank.

Huge thanks to TFR Gallery for hosting the show!

    Volcom skate TM, Jake Smith and Thrasher marketing goon and TFR parnter, Dave Sypniewski.

    Zines featured on the Open Table.

Thank you to all the zine publishers who mailed in their zines for the show!
Purefun Zine
Bender Zine
Shortwave Zine
Roll Dawgs Zine
OK: Kate Fobert
Daniel Lawson | Reason 2 Believe
LunchBox Party
Dave Todon
The Coastal Bluff
Posted June 2nd, 2014 by Tyler Culbertson

Foundation Zing Thing Party x Thrasher Magazine x Swank Zine

In celebration of the Swank Zine Tea Pot re-issue deck, we'll be hosting the Zine Thing Party with Thrasher Magazine this Saturday, May 31st at TFR Gallery in Leucadia.
Lots of legendary zine publishers, skaters and artists will in attendance. See you there.
Thank you for your support  of this event Vans.
Posted May 30th, 2014 by Tyler Culbertson

Foundation Joey Ragli | Transworld Magazine

Joey Ragali pops a lofty switch ollie in Transworld Magazine's SIGHTINGS post.
Photo: Joey Shigeo
Posted May 30th, 2014 by Tyler Culbertson