SAN DIEGO, CA (Aug 6, 2014) – Sony Electronics proudly announces a new partnership for their Action Cam line with Tony Hawk and his Birdhouse Skateboards team for the 2014 Birdhouse On The Road Tour.
The annual Birdhouse Summer tour, kicking off August 11 at Ollie’s Skatepark in Cincinnati, Ohio, will give fans the opportunity to see some of the best that skateboarding has to offer and to demo Sony’s flagship Action Cam AS100V camera.
This year’s line-up on tour includes skateboarding legend Tony Hawk, Aaron “Jaws” Homoki, Ben Raybourn, Clint Walker, David Loy, Kevin Staab, Willy Santos, Clive Dixon, Mike Davis, Shawn Hale, and Shaun Gregoire. The Action Cam AS100V will be used to capture high-quality POV footage of their journey through some of the best skate parks in the Midwestern US.
“I’m thankful that Action Cam is on board to support this year’s Birdhouse Tour,” said Tony Hawk. “I’ve been impressed with everything I’ve seen from the cameras so far, and I’m excited to put them to the ultimate test on the road with our team.”
2014 Birdhouse on the Road Tour Schedule
Sony’s flagship Action Cam AS100V model includes the following key features:
About Birdhouse Skateboards:
Birdhouse Skateboards was founded in 1992. Tony Hawk became sole owner of the company in 2009 and refocused Birdhouse’s image and branding to reflect its incredible team of riders. Birdhouse has been prominently featured in the Tony Hawk video game franchise since 1999 and has become an international iconic brand. The company distributes and licenses skateboards and skateboard accessories worldwide, with products designed to cover all ability levels. For more about Birdhouse Skateboards, go to www.birdhouseskateboards.com.
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Headquartered in San Diego, Sony Electronics is a leading provider of electronic products for both the consumer and professional markets. Within Digital Imaging, their lineup includes a variety of award-winning cameras from the Alpha Interchangeable Lens Camera line, the Cyber-shot® compact camera line and the Handycam® video camera line, as well as premium lens offerings from partners ZEISS® and G-series Lenses.
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