Sleeping in the bushes, 105 everyday, cold rivers, Atlantic ocean, epic spots, castles, van overheating, epic food, and great hosts… Plus Grant Taylor, Peter Hewitt, and Pedro Barros. Thanks again to Diogo and Goncalo for the hospitality. Next up: Berlin.
Vans threw a contest at the Chelsea Piers Bowl and a heavy crew from around the world showed up to rip. The rain held off, Van Doren manned the grill with free hot dogs all day and when the dust settled Lance Mountain took top honors in the masters division and Pedro Barros won the Pro.
It's tough to write a caption for skating like this. We'll try to keep it simple: David sought out the gnarliest street spots in existence and annihilated them. Mix that in with his timeless transition skills and you have one of the best parts we've ever seen.
"Showtime, bitches! Incoming!” Milton Martinez, shock-and-awe in Noe Valley from our September 2012 issue.
After hearing talk of an SF Opera House rail attack, Greco flew up to see if DJ Gaudin could back his claims. All we can really say is: HOLY SHIT.
There's a time to roll around just doing grinds, and a time to unleash everything you've got. Here's the incredibly deep bag of tricks from Lutzka, Dyet, Decenzo, Bowerbank, and the others.
Phelps dishes up on "keeping it going" long after the thrill is gone. Gravity's a bitch, but suffering is part of living...
Darren Navarrette, Mike Anderson, Preston Harper, Ryan Spencer, Alex Horn, Al Partanen, Andrew Cannon, Peter Hewitt, and Dan Drehobl on a 2 week camp/skate adventure through the island of Maui.
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