Happy Birthday Gonz

Happy birthday to the father of modern street skating. On this day in the year of 1968, Mark Andrew Gonzales was born into this world. He changed the way we look at everything. Happy bday Gonzo! —Phelper


  • Gonz and adidas Skateboarding

    Gonz and adidas Skateboarding
    Mark Gonzales sits down at his art studio to discuss the evolution of adidas’ rubber toe shoes, their involvement in skateboarding and his first Thrasher cover in them.
  • SOTY 2015: Pro's Picks

    SOTY 2015: Pro's Picks
    Thousands and thousands of votes have been cast for SOTY, but what do the pros have to say? Who are the big dogs punching on their ballot?
  • BFFS: Lyon Sessions

    BFFS: Lyon Sessions
    These French dream spots get destroyed by both Flip and Cliché riders. There's also a Gonz cameo, an amazing gap to noseslide, and Cairo has a brutal battle.
  • Thrasher Skate Loteria

    Thrasher Skate Loteria
    No matter how much board control you have, skating will always contain an element of chance. So, check out this photofeature of skaters trying their luck with Loteria, a game that has been played for centuries.
  • BA and Gonz in NYC

    BA and Gonz in NYC
    Brian Anderson and Mark Gonzales hit the streets of NYC at night. Check it out.