Tosh Townend on Dogtown

Press Release:

 July 7, 2011 – Venice Beach, CA – Dogtown Skateboards is proud to announce the signing of Tosh Townend to its legendary team.  

Tosh was recognized at a young age for possessing a grown up style of skateboarding. He grabbed the attention of the skateboard world when he feeble grinded El Toro at the age fifteen.  

“Dogtown is a perfect fit for me, it has deep heritage within skateboarding and surfing,” said Tosh. “I have always been stoked on what Jim has done with the company, when I had the opportunity to join the family; there was no decision to be made, but to ride for Dogtown.” 

“We look forward to the contributions that Tosh Townend will bring to the table. Tosh brings a veteran knowledge and experience of what needs to be done as a pro. He understands the history and tradition of Dogtown and promises to bring the same ‘Skate for Life’ commitment”, says Jim “Red Dog” Muir, (Dogtown Founder/Owner). 

Dogtown will be launching Tosh Townend pro model decks, t-shirts and  including a cruiser skateboard. Check the release dates of all of his products on the Dogtown website,

Tosh will be skating at the Dew Tour and Maloof  Money Cup, along with other events this summer.
About Dogtown Skateboards: 

Since 1976 Dogtown Skateboards has been at the forefront of skateboard design and progression and is one of the longest running skate companies to date. Dogtown Skateboards continues to produce high quality decks and designs for all types of skateboarding and terrain. With a history of working with top artists, team riders and a reputation for high quality designs the Dogtown tradition continues to grow.  Skate to Live – Dogtown for life. 

For more information on Dogtown Skateboards and Tosh Townend, please visit –!/DogtownSkate

DIZM Eyewear Welcomes Tosh Townend

January 25, 2011

DIZM Eyewear is proud to announce the welcome of professional skateboarder Tosh Townend as the newest member of the DIZM squad. Tosh, a ten-year veteran who turned pro at the age of sixteen, brings with him a long history of skate, surf, style and individuality to the brand. As the first professional athlete to represent the brand, Tosh will receive his own signature piece dropping early summer 2011.
The ANIMAL STYLE crew, which has been producing the weekly “DIZM Dayz” montages, quickly embraced Tosh as their latest member. Check out the newest episode of “DIZM Dayz with ANIMAL STYLE” as they go through a day in the life of Tosh, and get a glimpse into Tosh’s every day journey as a skater, surfer, and family man.

For more information on DIZM Eyewear please visit or send inquiries to
DIZM is in the business of creating goods that target the needs of active, style conscious citizens the world over. DIZM was founded in Hermosa Beach in 2009 by a group of friends who shared the same vision of fusing art and technology into products that represent timeless design, fresh innovation, bold style, quality, and individuality.