Rob Meronek

38 Flips | 5 Magazines | 16 Likes | 4 Following | 17 Followers | @meronek | Been into skateboarding, numbers, computers, business, and hip hop my whole life. CPA, software developer, photographer, etc at TheBoardr.com

Nike SB Primitive Dunk Low Premium

Nike SB has teamed up with Paul and Andy Netkin from Primitive for their collaborative edition of the Dunk Low Premium. From the ground up, the Nike …

Statistics from The Boardr Am, a National Top Amatuer Skateboarding Series

Recap: Tyson Wins and Enzo Hardflips the Damn Roof!

We were in Vegas the week before the X Games, so after that event, we hopped in the #BoardrBus and hit the road to Austin. The scenery driving out of …

10 Things More Dangerous Than Skateboarding

Go to any skatepark in America and you'll see throngs of minivans dropping off hoards of kids that look like they are ready for war. Elbow pads, …

The Top 10 Nicknames in Skateboarding by Nate Sherwood

This was a hard article for me to write. There are so many great nicknames in skateboarding. From Pig Pen, who was the Andy Roy of Burnside, to …

Throwback

We've been skating for a long time here at The Boardr, so we find it hard to believe that some kids don't even realize shapes are old school, not a …

Grind for Life Series Contest in Lakeland, Florida This Weekend

Last year on March 1 was GFL Lakeland, which is coming up again this weekend. That one we did last year was the first organized event we did as our …

Shoes, Apparel, Skateboarding, and More

We've been skating for a long time here at The Boardr, so we find it hard to believe that some kids don't even realize shapes are old school, not a …

Recap

The Boardr crew and friends arrive at Southside after two days on the road in The Boardr Bus coming from Tampa. <br>Profile: Boardr Bus<p>Ryan Clements …

The Road to Houston in The Boardr Bus

Early morning on site at The Boardr Headquarters in Tampa, we're putting together a quick kickoff clip for Insta. <br>Profile: Boardr Bus<p>Soon, the senior …

adidas Skate Copa 2015: A National Shop vs Shop Contest Series

Last year, 86 shops from all around the US got their crews together to rip in adidas' shop vs shop contest series called Skate Copa. This year it's …

How To Lose $1,120 Dollars Skateboarding: Feed Your Head's Online Premiere

Footage, photography, clips—whatever you want to call it; you know that it plays an integral role in skateboarding. It's like that old saying, "If a …

Zephyrhills Skatepark Grand Opening

Click to Load Sequence!<p>I was amazed to see how many kids were using this rail to learn basic boardslides. This kid here just landed his first legit …

Recap

Vincent Nava, back overcrook. <br>Profile: Vincent Nava<p>Porpe and Felipe Gustavo who stopped by to check out the Contest. <br>Profile: Felipe Gustavo<p>Matt …

A Sea Monster Hardware Art Show at The Boardr Offices

Posted by Rob Meronek on Monday, February 2, 2015<p>Body breaks down the homie Austin England's new skateboard hardware company, Sea Monster, and in the …

Even Terrible Skateparks End Up Being Fun

The Boardr Bus is in LA for the first time after the first of many trips across the country and back. <br>Profile: Boardr Bus<p>Anyone down to skate a big …

The Boardr Live: Start List and Instant Results for The Boardr Am Qualifiers at Los Angeles Qualifiers

Austin England Goes Nuts

Posted by Rob Meronek on Tuesday, January 20, 2015<p>Austin England, long time friend of The Boardr and one of the most recognizable illustrators you'll …

Gear Up to Go All Camo for the Skateboard War

Just in case there's a rope swing near the skate spot, we got you these Matix JJ Boardshorts to splash into the river to cool off. I know model Bob …

Joey Bada$$ Didn't Know Malia Obama Was Pictured In Controversial Selfie

According to Brooklyn, New York rapper Joey Bada$$, he was unaware that it was Malia Obama pictured in a selfie uploaded to the Pro Era Instagram …

10 Pieces of Flamboyant Skateboarding Gear

First up, your skateboard itself. 8.25" 52mm wheels with Indy's on a popsicle stick? Cookie. Cutter. Come rolling through with this Penny tie dye …

Glover’s Lane

On December 5, 2014, musician Childish Gambino was nominated for two Grammys, for his album <i>Because the Internet</i> (Best Rap Album) and song “3005” …

Theories Escape from New York Tour at The Boardr

Click to Load Sequence!<p>Derick goes polar opposite of slappy and takes to the skies to 50-50 over the hydrant. <br>Profile: Derick Glancy<p>Click to Load …

Five All Black on Black on Black Everything Shoes

How many different companies have made a classic high top shoe like this? Every single one. This one is special, though. HUF and Thrasher meet here …

First Session on the Red Curb

Click to Load Sequence!<p>Bob's got a full four frames of scrapage on the rarely seen slappy front noseslide. <br>Profile: Bob Freeman<p>Filmer Frank with …

The Boardr Am Los Angeles

9am - 11am: Registration, Check-In<p>10am: Park opens for practice<p>11am: Qualifiers in Jam Format<p>Three skater jams, three minutes each<br>• Top 18 make the cut …

Everything's All White! Eight Cloud Kicking Skateboard Sneakers to Rip

It has been crazy to see the growth of HUF and what's its become since just a few short years ago. They're becoming one of my favorite shoe companies …

Rolling Heavy: Vans in Skateboarding (not the shoes) – Allen Russell's Midlife Crisis

Hammers have an important role in skateboarding. Whether it's Andrew Reynolds throwing them down Hollywood High or you're in the garage using one to …