In this episode of The Shetler Show, Anthony Shetler sits down with 2014 New England Am Contest winners, Steven Catazoni, Eric Martinac and Pedro Deoliveiraa. The show opens up with Anthony talking about the New England Am Contest, and gets feedback from the actual contestants about their view of the contest. Anthony also reveals more details about the New England Am format, and exactly why it was structured the way it was.
Anthony then switches gears on the podcast to get the personal stories of the contest winners, and learns more about where they grew up and how they got their start in skateboarding. The guys talk about the east coast and what led them to all skating together. Each contest winner gives their personal story along with their perspective on what goals they are working towards in skating.
The Shetler Show with Cameron Kilduff, Nick Barthe, Dewey LaMarre
On this episode of The Shetler Show podcast, pro skater Anthony Shetler interviews the winners from the 1st annual New England Am contest, “It’s only going to get better.”
Kicking off the show, Anthony takes a moment to highlight a dream he has had over the last two years. To put together and host his own amateur skateboard contest in New England. Held in Taunton, MA at the 30,000 sq ft indoor skate park known as Skaters Edge. Featuring well known guest judges and local legends such as Donny Barley, Zered Bassett, Brandon Westgate and Nick Dompierre. As well as over 24 different skate shops from the east coast got together to be apart of this awesome event!
Anthony talks to the guys about what the contest was like and how they felt about the style and format of the event. Starting with Cameron Kilduff, the 2nd place winner in the 15 and over division, he states “It was the biggest contest I’ve ever been to... So sick... it was wild!” Dewey Lamarre drops a bomb, “I had to sign up and leave after an hour…” The guys had no idea and were so stoked to know he won his division with no warm up. Nick Barthe, says “I was pretty scared… It hit me when I woke up, Damn I have to skate this today!”
Listen to the full episode to find out:
When did each guest start skating and the story behind their first tricks?
How do you get fired from “the best job in the world for Men”?
Whats the difference between Zumiez and the mall vs local skateboard shops?
Who of the three rides BMX, and why?
Rob and Donny talk about different tricks that skaters are doing now days and how they used to hate the impossible. Without question they believe it’s making it’s way back to the scene and give a few shoutouts to the riders that do it proper. The gang cover all of Rob’s companies that he reps, as well as the “Asphalt Yacht Club” and how it fits in the skateboard industry. Without fail, Anthony always drops knowledge about how skaters need to give back to the “kids” and then they get into Rob issues with his legs. Don't miss this episode of The Shetler Show Skateboard Podcast and yes Rob and Donny both pick up pennies!
“Google me Bitch!”
In this episode Anthony sits down with long time homie, Conrad Ferla. They talk all about how Conrad fell in love with surfing, got his start as a sales rep, Conrad also talk’s about going to college and then becoming a BAR SPY for Budweiser for a little bit, which was the best job ever in his opinion.
In this episode Shetler and the gang discuss cutting off your own finger to cure your alcoholism, the reason we were first put on this earth, and Scoot’s undeniable sex appeal leading to the upcoming, face-melting #TinderTour2014. Anthony also hits you with all the details about the New England Am coming November 22nd to Massachusetts.
Jeff is a very inspired one of a kind individual! We talk all about running is own skateshops,skateboard brand as well as his non profit.
Nick Dompierre speaks about His new guest pro model on All I Need skateboards, Puma, poliquin group, weight lifting, broken neck, rehab, Loss of loved ones, perseverance and skateboarding
Paddy's hotdog shop is amazing! Listen is for tons of laughs! Ramsey returns to podcast.