Mike Vallely Announces the Creation of By The Sword Skateboards
Los Angeles, CA–July 13, 2010–Legendary professional skateboarder, Mike Vallely has created a new, independent skateboard company, By The Sword Skateboards. Vallely has partnered with artist and long-time skateboarder, Jason Filipow, who will serve as Creative Director for this start-up brand. The two have worked together on a number of projects in the past, but this is the first time Vallely and Filipow have combined their collective talents and passions for skateboarding.
As a co-sponsor of Vallely’s upcoming ‘Glory Bound Tour’, By The Sword Skateboards is debuting their first product offering, a deck entitled “DIY or DIE”.