Posts Tagged ‘jake eley’
Filmed 5 days of skating to celebrate recovery from a knee injury. Dislocated my kneecap on day 6! – Jake Eley.
Song: Frightened Rabbit – Housing (in).
Loco Years: time-lining the early Loco days right through to the last couple of months.
All previously unreleased footage. My ONLY skate section. Massive thanks to Ed Inglis and Dom West. Filmed by Ed Inglis, Dom West, Sim Warren, Leon Humphries, Gareth Morton & Jeff Stockwell.
Song: George Harrison – Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea. Photo.
Jake Eley (LocoSkates) Interview
Tell us a little bit about Loco Skates, and the background of how it all came about ?
I opened Loco in December 2004 after the realization that I couldn’t work in a job where I had to take orders from someone else. I was heavily involved in skating so it made sense.
The Woodbridge brothers had opened the late Hold No Hostage shop near Portsmouth which was a massive inspiration. As it happens Rob Woodbridge now plays a massive part in the functioning of LocoSkates. We have a high street store in Eastbourne near Brighton Sussex and of of course the website is world wide! […]
Scott Quinn Interview
Tell us a bit about yourself ?
My name is Scott Quinn I am 22, originally from a small town called Chapelton but currently living in Dumbarton, Scotland; getting to session unit 23 everyday.
How did you start Rollerblading ?
well, I used to play hockey and I watched a couple of guys from my team grinding a bench after practice, I knew straight away I wanted to do it, and not long after that hockey wasn’t a priority any more so I left the team to have more time skating. […]