Check Out Rachelle Vinberg!

Posted by on Apr 27, 2016 in News, NYC Street Report

Krook at Knickerbocker in Bushwick Brooklyn.

Krook at Knickerbocker in Bushwick Brooklyn. Photo; Rob Rodrigues

Rachelle is from Long Island, NY. She’s riding the Bustin 8.0″ Street Series. She skates in NYC every weekend and will be moving into Brooklyn for college this summer. Looking forward to having her shred with the rest of the Bustin Street Crew

Kickflip at Chelsea Piers Skatepark. Phot;Rob Rodrigues

Kickflip at Chelsea Piers Skatepark. Photo;Rob Rodrigues

Lots of Freshness to be pouring out of the NYC team this summer, give @bustinstreetcrew an Instagram follow to stay in the loop.


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Posted by on Apr 22, 2016 in Events, News, NYC Street Report

Green Skate 2016

This Sunday in Central Park

Our friends at Ghost Skate NY are hosting a Green Skate this weekend. In conjunction with Earth Day, Green skates are being organized in cities around the planet with to Celebrate and encourage the low impact of Skateboarding on our environment as an eco-efficient form of travel and recreation.

Check out the Face Book Page link for detailed info.


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Bustin Boards Welcomes Marcus Bandy as Marketing Director

Posted by on Mar 18, 2016 in News, Ryan's Report

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Baltimore, Maryland – Bustin Boards is extremely excited to announce the recent addition of legendary skateboarder and community leader Marcus Bandy as our Global Marketing Director. Marcus has a lifetime of experience in the skateboarding industry and he will now be responsible for curating and distributing all of Bustin’s media as well as working hand-in-hand with our expanding team in building the world’s most innovative, diverse, and inspiring skateboard brand.

“I am amped for this opportunity to work with Bustin Boards as their new Marketing Director.  Alongside their growing team of skaters, creators, and other innovators; I am looking forward to furthering Bustin’s efforts of raising awareness, building participation, and growing innovation in all facets of skateboarding.” – Marcus Bandy

As many are aware, Marcus is the founder of the global skateboard magazine Wheelbase Magazine and also it’s current Editor In Chief.  Following his transition into a new role at Bustin Boards, Wheelbase Magazine will soon enter a new phase with new management and contributors, but it will MOST DEFINITELY LIVE ON—more details to come.

Again, the company is happy to announce Marcus as the newest member of our growing Bustin Boards team and looks forward to building the Bustin brand as one of the most innovative and valued skate brands in the industry.

About Bustin Boards:

Bustin Boards is skateboard company with retail and office locations in Brooklyn, NY and Baltimore, MD.  Since 2001, the company has been focused on crafting a diverse lineup of boards and components designed for every type of skateboarding.  To learn more about the company and their products, visit


Marcus Bandy

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In The City – The Life Of A Skateboard

Posted by on Mar 15, 2016 in News, NYC Street Report

Throwback: Part 1 In The City – The Life Of A Skateboard

A Bustin Street Crew –  Dave Anders/Rob Rodrigues life series about the hardships of being a skateboard and a skater in NYC.

Part 2 is dropping next month.


Published on Apr 12, 2015

Saturday April 4th, 2015 — Dave Anders takes the train downtown and sets up a fresh deck at a local LES Skate Shop. Getting ready to start stacking clips for his new Springtime skate video he hits the streets to get his blood flowing and break in his new board a bit.

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Pearse D’Arcy – Down For The Ride

Posted by on Mar 8, 2016 in Bubbles Blog, News, Video

Have you ever wondered – “WHAT ARE THOSE CRAZY KIDS THINKING THROWING THEMSELVES DOWN MOUNTAINS?!?!?!” – Bustin Team Rider Pearse D’Arcy gives a little insight to the mindset he gets in when he hits the hill.  It’s not something you can easily put to words – the incredible juxtaposition of community and competition.  Check it out!

Down For The Ride – hung out with Downhill Skateboarder Pearse D’Arcy and captured him doing what he loves to do most, in some of the most beautiful places in Ireland.

Camera – Sean Gallagher
Camera and Drone – Joe Van Velzen
Camera – Hector Gomez

Music by Nicholas Kattar –

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Toti x Gnarlicante x Bustin Boards

Posted by on Feb 9, 2016 in Bubbles Blog, News, Video

Spanish team rider Toti Motocicleta and the Gnarlicante crew are teaming up to skate more hills and film more skate in 2016, and they are starting off with a bang!  Fresh out of the oven – check out this incredibly hectic raw run down a run on the Western coast of Spain.  Thanks to Toti for skating so well, to Melvin Herrmann for filming and editing so well, and to the rest of the Gnarlicante crew for being the rad individuals they are and for supporting the scene over-seas in Europe!

“Play the damn video!”

Deck – EQ
Trucks – Bear Kodiaks
Wheels – Five-0 70mm Snipers
Bearings – Hondar Bearings
Griptape – Hondar Grip
Helmet – Predator DH6

Skater – Toti Motocicleta
Film / Edit – Melvin Herrmann
Audio – Father Funk // Kinda Groovy

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