Erik Hatch

SKATEBOARD STORIES – Episode 20 – Tape # “Hardrock Contest at Fashion Island” 1995

0:00 – Intro 0:19 – Practice/Qualifying (Bob Burnquist, Brian Howard, Lance Mountain, Mike Crum, Wade Speyer, Mattias Ringstrom, Ben Pappas, Danny Way, Rune Glifberg, Tony Hawk, Christian Hosoi, Tom Boyle 24:15 – Practice/Finals (Tom Boyle, Rune Glifberg, Mike Crum, Tony Hawk, Brian Howard, Bob Burnquist, Andy MacDonald) 26:58 Tony Hawk (Tre Flip Mute) 42:53 – […]


FOOTY is a film that was put out in limited release in 2006. It was kind of a “best of” from my archive. Kind of, I say, because really there is tons more “footy” where this came from. I always loved this edit because the hi-energy The Prodigy song “Narayan” goes great with the skating. […]

SKATEBOARD STORIES – Episode 19 – Tape # “Church 3” Part 2 (Fall 1995)

ASR behind the scenes part II. Noe falls on his ass. A really bad skit. Big Balls. Jeff and Will get busy in SB. Baby face Ty. And cat piss. All in this episode of SKATEBOARD STORIES. 0:00 – Intro 0:18 – ASR Tradeshow San Diego antics (Shorty’s employee hotel room) 5:46 – Noe Flores […]


Got out in the trenches yesterday and managed to get this shot of Thor. Bennett stall to Losi Stall (with a little back truck action) to shuffleluffeguss. 📸 @erikpaulhatch @skatehermit #ventura#california 🤙  


Toan Nguyen at Lockwood. Los Angeles Ca. Early 2000’s. VX by @erikpaulhatch @bobwith2oes #quickclip #skateboardstories #losangeles #losfeliz // that does it for this batch of Quick Clips. Batch #4 coming as soon as I find a little time to edit them up. ✌️

SKATEBOARD STORIES – Episode 18 – Tape # “Beer Skit” 1995

The Church guys Skate Goleta. We roll in the caddy. A little ASR behind the scenes. And a beer skit. Enjoy. 0:00 – Intro 0:18 – Tony Tieu, Jacob Rodrigue and Hockey Temper skating in Goleta Ca. (Elwood) 6:57 – Rolling in Manabu’s Caddy 7:43 – Isla Vista masonite tabletop (J. Rodrigue, T. Tien, G. […]


Unseen footage and extended clips from the award winning skateboard video “Fulfill the Dream”. Featuring; Chad Muska, Peter Smolik, Steve “Crazy Monk” Olson, Brandon Turner, Aaron Snyder, Jesse Silvey, Toan Nguyen, and Sammy Baptista. Shot and Cut by Erik Hatch.

SPORZ – 2019

While waiting for his friend Angel, Tustin witnesses a strange explosion in the sky. Starring Sean Bolis and Robbie Olhiser. Directed by Erik Hatch. Written by Steve Cleary and Erik Hatch

SKATEBOARD STORIES – Episode 17 – Tape # “Church 3, Fall ’95”

Ricky Higgins and Dylan Gardner skate various spots in Goleta and Santa Barbara. With, “Hockey Temper”, and various other cohorts. 1995. 0:00 – Intro 0:19 – Goleta bump to bar (Bill Bakker, Dylan Gardner, Ricky Higgins) 1:59 – Ledbetter ledge (D. Gardner, R. Higgins, Noe Flores 4:16 – Anapamu Ledges (R. Higgins, D. Gardner) 9:59 […]