Florentin Marfaing joins Hurley Europa
The German/French tech. sensation that stunned skateboarding at large when he nollie crooked the enormous “Le Dome hubba in Paris back in 2001 has signed on to become the fifth member of the growing Hurley Europa squadron. Representing Santa Cruz and Vans, Flo joins Cliché boss and European Godfather, Jeremie Daclin, Blueprint’s finest Scotsman, Colin Kennedy, MACBA mayor and former USC ledge ruler Daniel Lebron, and Portugal’s bearded wonder, Ricardo Fonseca already onboard. Hurley Europa seeks to highlight the grassroots mainstays from various countries around the old continent and focuses on riders with a positive, long-term commitment, love, and determination to skateboarding and is in full preparation to collaborate with its US counterpart team on promoting the values and message of the Hurley brand. Look out for upcoming tours and events involving both Hurley’s US skate team and Hurley Europa in the near future. Based in Barcelona, Hurley Europa is headed up by TransWorld SKATEboarding journalist Mackenzie Eisenhour.