The Pioneers: Firsts in Black Skateboarding
We owe a big debt to the Black skaters who paved the way. Check the history to see the trailblazers who made it happen and made skateboarding better for all. As seen in our September '20 issue.
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11/22/2023As Girl skateboards celebrates its 30th anniversary, it may surprise many that this company has been run by an actual woman the entire time. The friends, acquaintances and antagonists Megan has acquired over the years could fill, if not a book, at least a Thrasher magazine article. As seen in the May 2023 issue.
10/19/2023Girl brought out everyone from the OGs to the current roster to celebrate three decades in the game. Papke pops in to see the art, the fans and the family they've made along the way.
9/25/2023Ducky, Poohrail, Lara and some of the East Bay's best showed up in droves to help 510 ring in 25 years in biz. If DJ Juan Love's spinnin', you know you gotta see what's goin' down.
8/08/2023Gary talks Spitfire's Gonz in NYC video, Sheckler's My War, Lakai's Bubble video, Jaws' El Toro heelflip attempts and more in today's episode of Skateline.
7/25/2023Gary talks Girl's OntourOz video, HOMIES: Pittlanta video, Ron Allen's Guest Board, Isle's Dreamers video and more in today's episode of Skateline.