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Introducing "Tiger Lotus" by Jamie Thomas

Introducing "Tiger Lotus" by Jamie Thomas

Inspired by symbols of strength and purity, the Tiger Lotus Collection features an all new woven, boardshort, short and hat brought to life by Jamie Thomas and Roark.
How to Build A Bush Sauna

How to Build A Bush Sauna

What could be better than a DIY sauna while your miles away from civilization deep in the mountains of Patagonia? This is how myself and the Roark family came up with a way to stay warm aside from a fire.

Blending into the journey - Jamaica with Jamie Thomas

Blending into the journey - Jamaica with Jamie Thomas

A vibrant island with hurricane-battered city streets, Jamaica’s far more famous for reggae, rastas and herbal remedies than skateboarding. Regardless, Jamie Thomas has that special quality to (literally) roll with any punch the journey throws at him, blending into environments like some kind of travel chameleon. “I’ve found that when going into some gnarly areas while traveling,” said Jamie, “if you have something that’s different or impresses the locals—like skateboarding for me—it’s kind of disarming in a good way…”
VIDEO: FOUR WHEELED DIPLOMACY - JAMIE THOMAS IN RUSSIA

VIDEO: FOUR WHEELED DIPLOMACY - JAMIE THOMAS IN RUSSIA

When presented with the concept of skating in St. Petersburg during Roark’s sojourn to the East, Jamie pointed out that there was a lot of marble and concrete.
November 22, 2017