Calamity Jean's Rolling Blog

Calamity Jean's Rolling Blog

LasChicAZ have more fun than you, part 2…

That’s right, the time has come for me to pull you off the edge of that cliff I left y’all hanging from. I’m sure you’ve all been waiting with bated breath for these Wickenburg skate shots, so go ahead & inhale the awesomeness that is LasChicAZ!! Kicking off the LasChicAZ in Wickenburg skate coverage with […]

LasChicAZ have more fun than you…

So, I had another epic, yet somewhat unexpected, session on Sunday. The morning started a bit chaotic, plans up in the air; but all of the pieces eventually fell into place quite nicely. Steve and I exchanged our two not-so-mini girls for three “more mature” ripping chicas & headed for the skatepark in Wickenburg. After […]

No pain, no gain…

I’m a firm believer in “paying your dues”, particularly with regard to skateboarding. Overcoming fears & working through pain are some of the most crucial parts of improving your game, in my opinion. I admit that I have a seemingly odd, but not unique, appreciation for pain. I don’t have a huge bag of tricks […]

The best-laid plans…

Last night a skate session of epic proportions went down in Scottsdale, AZ. Legends, up-and-comers, supportive spectators & every level in-between were skating, mingling, hooting & heckling. Although there has been a relatively well established Thursday night skate crew rolling MMR for some time, this rather impromptu gathering was a somewhat last minute development. I […]

Steve Schneer R.I.P.

Since the day I fell in love with skateboarding I have felt the skate community was much like a large, extended family. Today our family learned of the passing of one of our Godfathers, a true innovator of our art form. I wasn’t lucky enough to know Steve Schneer as well as many of my […]