CCS Weekly Skate News Roundup
Apr 5, 2013 5:35 PM CDT

It's been another dynamic week in skateboarding with roster hops, product drops and all manner of brand announcements goind down. Kicking things off this month is the big news surrounding Alien Workshop. On April 1, Alien Workshop shocked the world when company Owner and Pro Rob Dyrdek announced the dramatic addition of Lil Wayne to the legendary company's pro team ranks.  April Fools!

 Meanwhile, in team departure news, Keegan Sauder has left Zero and joined up with the steadily growing BloodWizard camp. Over at Blind, longtime pro Jake Duncombe has officially left the building to pursue the likes of LE. Finally, the young and ripping Trevor Colden is now a part of the Nike SB family. 

In video and product release news, Organika bros Walker Ryan and Josh Anderson just released a sick part online this week for Organkia. Meanwhile, the entire skateboard world was shocked by the release of Tommy Sandoval's "Weed" truck from Krux.  

After much hype and speculation, Baker-affiliated brand, Vol. 4, appears to have been officially announced with The Nuge and Sammy Baca at the wheel. Will it be boards? Headphones? Iphone cases? Stay tuned to find out more as this story develops. 

In contest updates, the entire skateboarding am world hit the road this week towards Arizona for the annual PHXAM contest. Keep it here for the results of this epic contest event next week.

Finally, on a positive note, the etnies annual Journey To The Souls Of The Homeless took place last weekend. The etnies crew including CCS Pro Ryan Sheckler headed down to Skid Row in Los Angeles to hand out shoes to the homeless. 

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