Helsinki Hustle in Pictures

Cruysberghs, Zwijsen, Nyberg & co skate Finland - in photos.
By Eric Mirbach

A few days back we ran an edit put together by Lucas Fiederling featuring Axel Cruysberghs, Jarne Verbruggen, Phil Zwijsen, Samu Karvonen, Eniz Fazliov, Albert Nyberg, Wes Kremer, Marius Sylvainen, Tuukka Rajala and friends.

This huge squad of heavy hitters merged in Helsinki, Finland to log hammers for Lucas’ full length indie flick 'Where we come from'.

Accompanying the chaps were photographers Sam Clarke and Aleksi Fraki.

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Eniz, Laban, Spotcheck
Eniz, Laban, Spotcheck
Eniz, Laban, Spotcheck First day, first spot and these guys are already eyeing up the best way to do some doubles. © Sam Clark
Eniz and Laban, Doubles
Eniz and Laban, Doubles
Eniz and Laban, Doubles … which they then went for on this very cold and windy Helsinki morning. © Sam Clark
Rainy Helsinki
Rainy Helsinki
Rainy Helsinki Rainy day blues for Lucas, Eniz and photographer Sam Clark, taking a walk to scout some spots for the next day. © Sam Clark
Eniz Fazliov, Nosewheelie
Eniz Fazliov, Nosewheelie
Eniz Fazliov, Nosewheelie Eniz handling business just before a security guard kicked them out. Still, Lucas definitely got this one! © Sam Clark
Eniz and Samu, Spotcheck
Eniz and Samu, Spotcheck
Eniz and Samu, Spotcheck There was some potential, spot-wise, at the building site underneath this bridge all summer, but when we went to take a look the landing was now unskateable. Which didn’t stop Eniz. © Sam Clark
Jarne Verbruggen, Frontside Shove-it
Jarne Verbruggen, Frontside Shove-it
Jarne Verbruggen, Frontside Shove-it Jarne skating one of the roughest spots of the week! Frontside Shove off a rock to sketchy hill bomb, with the gang cheering. © Sam Clark
Footage Check
Footage Check
Footage Check You got this one, Lucas? © Sam Clark
Crew
Crew
Crew This? Oh this is just your average 20-man crew moving from spot to spot through the city. © Sam Clark
Diptych with filmer and gang
Diptych with filmer and gang
Diptych with filmer and gang Front crooks pop out for the people. © Sam Clark
High-fives
High-Fives
High-fives Group therapy. © Sam Clark
Eniz Fazliov, 5-0
Eniz Fazliov, 5-0
Eniz Fazliov, 5-0 And another one, just for the fun of it. You guys, back in the line! © Sam Clark
Samu Karvonen, Ollie
Samu Karvonen, Ollie
Samu Karvonen, Ollie This industrial area is like a moto-theme park. Adding to the fact that Samu obviously had to be car-towed to the launch, there were two young daredevils on motorbikes burning rubber and doing wheelies. They were pretty determined – just like Samu. © Aleksi Fraki
Hanging out
Hanging out
Hanging out You just have to gather a big enough crowd – there’s always one in a good mood and with cold beverage at hand. © Sam Clark
Lucas Fiederling, Boardslide to fakie
Lucas Fiederling, Boardslide to fakie
Lucas Fiederling, Boardslide to fakie This ledge had been around for a while, but was just made skateable again. It needed some fixing to make boardslides and lipslides possible, but we managed to jerry-rig it. On rare occasions, Lucas actually manages to put somebody else behind the camera and join the session. © Sam Clark
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