Since the beginning, skateboarding has been a core ingredient at Nixon. Recently, we reached out to a handful of skateboarders on the squad to find out... which Nixon watches they are skating in?

Which Watches Nixon Skaters are Wearing

John Gardner - LIGHT-WAVE

Date of Birth: January 14, 1992

Hometown: Springfield, NJ

Local Skate Shop: NJ Skateshop

Local Skatepark: Ann Van Skatepark

Best Nixon Skate Watch: The Light-Wave all day. It's simple, light, and wavy. Just like the name says. Sometimes I forget it's on.

Instagram Handle: @jawngardner

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Date of Birth: December 14th, 2006

Hometown: Oceanside, CA

Local Skate Shop: SoCal Skate Shop

Local Skatepark: Prince Park

Best Nixon Skate Watch: Although look and style is important, comfort and practicality is top priority for me when I’m skating. That’s why I choose the Siren Stainless Steel.

Instagram Handle: @ruby_lilley

Nobacelle Villalobos - BASE TIDE

Date of Birth: June 14, 2007

Hometown: Hesperia, CA

Local Skate Shop: Phamarcy Hesperia

Local Skatepark: Lime Street Skatepark

Best Nixon Skate Watch: The red Base Tide [this model no longer available] watch is the one I skate in the most because it stays on my wrist real good and red is my fav color and it’s flexible.

Instagram Handle: @nobacelpvv

Phil Ceja - STAPLE

Date of Birth: August 3, 1989

Hometown: Lake Forest, CA

Local Skate Shop: Furnace Skateshop

Local Skatepark: Cerritos skatepark, Tustin skatepark, Volcom skatepark

Best Nixon Skate Watch: The Staple because of the functionality, durability, and overall look and feel.

Instagram Handle: @philceja


Date of Birth: April 23, 1992

Hometown: Ephrata, PA

Local Skate Shop: Pacific Drive

Local Skatepark: Ocean Beach

Best Nixon Skate Watch: The Medium Time Teller. The steez is there. I prefer a smaller fit for the skate sessions.

Instagram Handle: @moooks23


Date of Birth: January 9, 2010

Hometown: Homewood, AL

Local Skate Shop: Faith Skate Shop

Local Skatepark: City Walk Skatepark

Best Nixon Skate Watch: The Independent collab [Black Time Teller] because of its simple design and comfortable feeling.

Instagram Handle: @jakebrenier