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Sony Action Cam Partners with Tony Hawk for European Vacation 2015 Birdhouse Tour

Press release   •   Jul 07, 2015 07:00 BST

11th July: Somerset, UK (NASS Festival)

14th July: Copenhagen, Denmark (Faelledparken Skatepark)

17th July: Paris, France (EGP18 Skatepark)

19th July: Malaga, Spain (Skatepark Malaga “Ruben Alcantara")

22nd July: Munich, Germany (Hirschgarten Skatepark)

25th July: Prague, Czech Republic (Gutovka Skatepark)

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Sony Action Cam is proud to announce that it will be partnering with Tony Hawk and his Birdhouse Skateboard team for their ‘European Vacation 2015’ tour, kicking off in the UK on July 11th.

The European Vacation Tour offers Europe-based fans the opportunity to see the legendary Tony Hawk in action alongside some of the world’s best skate

boarders including David Loy, Aaron “Jaws” Homoki, Kevin Staab, Clive Dixon, Ben Raybourn, Shawn Hale and Clint Walker.

The team will be using the latest Action Cams from Sony to capture high quality 1st person POV footage including 4K video from the new X1000VR and super smooth footage from the AS200VR and AZ1VR. They will be visiting some of the top skateparks in Europe and will be sharing their videos through both the Birdhouse and Sony social media channels.

“I’m thrilled that Sony Action Cam is on board to support this year’s Birdhouse Tour in Europe,” said Tony Hawk. “I’ve been impressed with the content I’ve seen from their cameras so far, and can’t wait to put them to the ultimate test on the road with the team.”

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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

About Sony Corporation:

Sony Corporation is a leading manufacturer of audio, video, game, communications, key device and information technology products for the consumer and professional markets. With its music, pictures, computer entertainment and online businesses, Sony is uniquely positioned to be the leading electronics and entertainment company in the world. Sony recorded consolidated annual sales of approximately $68 billion for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2015. Sony Global Web Site: