Etnies Turns Twenty
Thousands Hit Paris for etnies’ 20 Year Bash!
More than 4,000 Celebrate etnies’ 20th in the City of the Brand’s Origin
Lake Forest , CA – To celebrate 20 amazing years of pioneering skateboard footwear, etnies brought it back to where the brand began – Paris, France. The exclusive etnies 20 Year Anniversary party was held at the Palais de Tokyo and etnies celebrated with more than 4,000 friends from all over the world including legends Natas Kaupas and Sal Barbier.
The outdoor terrace of the Palais de Tokyo was transformed into an open-air dance floor with open bars, stage and DJ booth. The etnies 20 Year timeline was showcased while reels of archived video footage highlighting some of etnies’ team riders greatest moments played. etnies team riders at the event included – Arto Saari, Rune Glifberg, Ronnie Creager, Kyle Leeper, Ali Boulala, Ryan Sheckler, Bastien Salabanzi, Conhuir Lynn, Elissa Steamer and Lauren Perkins.
Folks from all corners of the globe traveled to Paris to celebrate the company milestone, and grasp the culture of the brand’s heritage from where it all began.
1.Stereo Co-founders Chris Pastras and Jason Lee
2.The Bishop – “Don Magic Juan”
3.etnies’ Legends Sal Barbier, Pierre Andr Senizergues and Natas Kaupas
etnies Girls Mary Osborne, Nina Buitrago, Laura Lynn,
Stacey Mulligan, Lauren Perkins, Leanne Pelosi and Alexis Waite
5.The team…what are Kyle and Rune shouting anyway?
The third and final stop of etnies celebrated 20 th anniversary parties will hit Lake Forest on Oct. 21!
To view more event photos, check out www.etnies.com.