Over a three week period in 2016, the crew – which consisted of skaters from both Carhartt WIP and Russian brand Absurd Skateboards – journeyed over 6000 km, exploring the vibrant cities, vast countryside and burgeoning skate scenes of the world’s largest country. O3EPO, which translates to ‘lake’ in Russian, features Carhartt WIP skaters Igor Fardin, Felipe Bartolomé and Joseph Biais, alongside Absurd’s Tolia Titaev and Gosha Konyshev. Packed into two small cars, the assembled team made it through five time zones, one hundred different skate spots and multiple bottles of local vodka. Also take a look at some of the range of product coming up along with O3EPO film.
Directed, filmed and edited by Anton Beliaev
Photography by Alexey Lapin