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DC Welcomes Tommy Fynn

Posted by David Read on Sunday July 22 2012

In case you hadn’t guessed it already from the giant logo on Tommy’s T-Shirt that he wore when he stood upon the first place podium at Shocklands 2012 this past saturday… Tommy is now on DC Shoes. Here’s the official word. (Press release stolen from

20th July 2012 – Torquay, Vic – DC is proud to announce the signing of Tommy Fynn to the Australasian skate team. Tommy joins Marty Girotto, Kieran Reilly, Jake Hayes, and Bugs Fardell.

“I’ve always been really hyped on DC. It’s a company that has so much history. Some of the greats have ridden for DC and still do. I’m really glad to be a part of this amazing team,” said Tommy.

DC’s Australasian skate team manager, Leigh Bolton said, “This is a fresh start for Tommy, and the future is looking strong for DC Skateboarding”. Tommy will represent DC at the SBA Shocklands competition this Saturday 21st July.

Tommy’s welcome to the team clip will premiere in the near future as part of the DC Australasia Episode series.

About DC: Founded by Ken Block and Damon Way in 1993, DC quickly grew to a leader in skateboarding shoes and renowned action sports brand. Today DC stands as a global brand whose product line has expanded to include men’s, women’s and kids’ skateboarding and lifestyle shoes, apparel, snowboards, snowboard boots, outerwear, and accessories. As one of the cornerstones of its marketing strategy, DC has built a world-class team of professional skateboarding, snowboarding, surfing, BMX, motocross and rally athletes that exemplify and enhance DC’s brand, develop its signature products, and support its promotional efforts. DC is a subsidiary of Quiksilver, Inc.