• SOTY 2015 Party

    SOTY 2015 Party
    On a cold, rainy Friday night in SF, the skate world found shelter for the crowning of AVE as Skater of the Year. Thanks to everyone that came out and to Hongry and The Spits for providing the soundtrack. 
  • Who should be the 2015 Skater of the Year?

    Who should be the 2015 Skater of the Year?
    We have announced the contenders, and now it’s time for you to place your vote. Who will be SOTY 2015?
  • "Which SOTY Are You?" Quiz

    "Which SOTY Are You?" Quiz
    Admit it, you've always wondered which Skater of the Year most closely aligns with your own personality and approach to skating. No? Never? Well, take our quiz anyway, smart-ass.
  • The SOTY's Speech

    The SOTY's Speech
    Ishod definitely thanks skateboarding, but the rest is open to interpretation.
  • 2013 Skater of the Year Contender Profiles

    2013 Skater of the Year Contender Profiles
    Let the debate begin! Here are this year's 12 SOTY semi-finalists. Brush up on their resumes and CAST YOUR VOTE NOW to determine the Top 5.
  • 2011 SOTY Party

    2011 SOTY Party
    A picture might be worth a thousand words, but some things can only truly be captured on video. Unless, of course, you were lucky enough to be there in real life...
  • SOTY Predictions Part 2

    SOTY Predictions Part 2
    Here's some more of your favorite skaters including past SOTY's sharing their thoughts on this year's Skater Of The Year award.
  • SOTY Predictions

    SOTY Predictions
    Some of your favorite skaters weigh in on who they think should be this year's SOTY. Who do you think should get it?
  • 2010 SOTY Photobooth Slideshow

    2010 SOTY Photobooth Slideshow
    There's just something about those red curtains and that "Here it comes" countdown that makes people do the strangest things. See you there next year.
  • SKATER OF THE YEAR 2010 WINNER

    SKATER OF THE YEAR 2010 WINNER
    Reader votes, input from other pros, contributions to the mag, video coverage, and gut instinct all combine here. Jake delivers the news to a guy who has one of the gnarliest approaches to skating we've ever seen. And the 2010 SOTY winner is...