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CNN Investigates Supreme’s International Legal Fakes

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With its meteoric rise from underground skate brand to fashion empire, knockoff Supreme gear is just as much a part of the culture surrounding the brand as its resale phenomena. But nobody foresaw the rise of the legal fake. It all came to light a few years back when a company called IBF registered the brand’s trademark in Italy, and began mass producing counterfeit gear under its Supreme Italia name. It lost in court in 2018, and the merch was ceased by authorities.

But the problem did not go away. IBF quickly registered the trademark in territories that the real Supreme slept on, including Spain and China; and there’s currently an ongoing battle in international courts between Supreme New York and IBF over this dispute. CNN investigates the matter in the above report that was released online yesterday.

Supreme is notoriously tightlipped when it comes to talking to the press. But the below commercial featuring Funk Master Flex that dropped last month to coincide with the brand’s Spring ’19 announcement seems to serve as its official statement on the matter.

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Nyjah Huston’s ‘Shine On’ Part Released on Thrasher

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Nyjah Huston shines in his latest video part entitled “Shine On”. The part was produced by Monster Energy and Disorder Skateboards.

Nyjah is a 6-time World Skate Champion and 13-time X Games gold medalist. He got his first sponsor at the age of ten, and was among the youngest to compete in X Games at 11 years old.

He is also the founder of Disorder Skateboards.

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Watch the Tampa Am Highlights Here

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Here is what went down during the semis and finals of Tampa Am.

Daiki Ikeda from Tokyo, Japan won the 2022 Tampa Am. He is the younger brother of Daisuke who also won Tampa Am back in 2018.

Now in its 28th year, Tampa Am is considered a gateway into professional skateboarding. Many previous Tampa Am winners like Nyjah Huston, Felipe Gustavo, Ryan Decenzo, and Luan Oliveira are now professional skateboarders.

Aside from the main street skating contest, there were also side events such as the Concrete Jam bowl contest and the Independent Best Trick session. Tampa Am also featured concerts and art exhibits to celebrate the full diversity of skateboarding culture.

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Watch Battle 1 of the Queen of MACBA 2

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It’s Rooz Zwetsloot vs. Giovana Dias in the first Queen of MACBA 2 Battle.

Queen of Macba is a game of SKATE where anything in the plaza count (ledge, stairs etc…). It’s one attempt each until the word MACBA is spelled out. Spots must be alternated when in command, so you can’t pick the same spot two times in a row. The defence has 2 tries and 3 tries on the last letter. The picnic table must be used one time in the game.

Roos Zwetsloot won this battle. Watch out for more Queen of MACBA battles here.

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