Chocolate Skateboards is very selective when it comes to curating their am team; new additions are few and far between, but when they announce someone new it’s an event. A couple of days ago, the brand introduced Chicago’s Carl Aikens as the newest rider, and he’s already getting clips for their upcoming video project. Chocolate announced the addition via Instagram—check out the post, above.
Chocolate’s riders have been working with The Berrics since before a single clip was filmed in our teeny, tiny Myers St private warehouse. (Ty Evans put together an awesome ‘Skate Fairy’ episode devoted to the LA sanctuary in 2006.) Check out a random assortment of Crail projects form the past eleven years, below (thanks for the memories!):