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Sessions hires Dave Hoang as new skateboard team manager  

It is with great pride and enthusiasm that Sessions welcomes our new skateboarding Team Manager, Dave Hoang. The quintessential team manager, Dave has been simultaneously signing shoe deals, taking photos and filming legendary parts for skate videos since the dawn of the new millennium. Hailing from Long Beach, California, Dave will bring the Sessions brand a much needed presence in Southern California. 

Hoang will not be abandoning his post as Team Manager for Duffs shoes, rather he will be adding his duties at Sessions to his extensive traveling and filming schedule. You can expect some exciting changes in the months to come as Dave helps to strengthen the existing Sessions team which consists of: Corey Duffel, Chet Childress, Emmanuel Guzman, John Ponts, Darren Navarrette and Steve Caballero. 

Please join us in welcoming Dave to the extended Sessions family. Feel free to contact him via the methods listed below should you have any questions regarding the Sessions Team. Longtime Sessions skate Team Manager, Justin Gold, will be remaining in-house to fulfill his duties as Marketing Manager. We thank Justin for all he has done over the years for the skaters on our team, past and present.

CALIFORNIA SKATEBOARDER WINS FREE FLOW TOUR FINALS AT DEW ACTION SPORTS TOUR’S VANS INVITATIONAL

AMATEUR WINS WILD CARD SPOT TO COMPETE AGAINST THE PROS AT FINAL DEW ACTION SPORTS TOUR STOP

Skateboarder Jeff Ward, 18, of Stockton, CA, won the Free Flow Tour Skateboarding Finals today in front of thousands of spectators at the Dew Action Sports Tour’s Vans Invitational at the Rose Quarter in Portland, OR. Ward qualified for the Free Flow Tour Finals after he won his local stop in Sunnyvale, CA. The jam-style contest included 12 amateur athletes from across the country and took place on the Dew Action Sports Tour’s professional competition park course.

Ward’s smooth style and technical bag of tricks won him a wild card spot to compete against the pros at the Dew Action Sports Tour’s PlayStation Pro, October 13-16 in Orlando, FL. Finishing in second and third places respectively were David Gravette, 17, of Issaquah, WA, and Dustin Blauvelt, 17, of Detroit, MI.