• Karsten Kleppan Interview

    Karsten Kleppan Interview
    Karsten Kleppan chats with Brad Staba about techno music, the Oslo party scene, pool skating and how he got on Skate Mental. Plenty of lols in this one.
  • CPH Open 2017 "The Final Chapter" Video

    CPH Open 2017 "The Final Chapter" Video
    If you’ve ever wanted to check out the CPH Open on hallucinogenics but can’t afford the airfare and don’t wanna fry your brain, you’re in luck! Peep this psychedelic dreamscape edit of last year’s event. Trip. On. That.
  • SOTY 2016: Pro's Picks

    SOTY 2016: Pro's Picks
    Who are the big dogs picking for SOTY this year? Have a look...
  • Single Rock: Episode 3

    Single Rock: Episode 3
    The Skate Mental team shreds apart Staba’s warehouse while Brad makes them jalapeño pizza. True story.
  • SB "Chronicles III" Premiere Photos

    SB "Chronicles III" Premiere Photos
    Last night, the third installment in the Nike SB Chronicles series premiered online and at the Montalban Theater in the heart of Hollywood, California.
  • 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?
  • Copenhagen 2015: Recap

    Copenhagen 2015: Recap
    A whirlwind week in one of the world’s most epic cities. Thank you Copenhagen. See you soon...
  • Burnout: Sam Smyth

    Burnout: Sam Smyth
    Skateboarding's premier talent manager takes over Burnout today, offering some photo gold from his time in the van with the best. Thanks, Sam!
  • Classics: Brad Staba "Skateboarding 101"

    Classics: Brad Staba "Skateboarding 101"
    Way back in the day we made a "How to Skateboard" video.  It was only right that we asked Brad Staba to illustrate the proper way to shuv it. POP!
  • Burnout: SOTY TIME

    Burnout: SOTY TIME
    The stars shown bright over SFC last night as we crowned another great. Ishod Wair is the 2013 Skater of the Year.
  • Mikey Alfred's "North Hollywood" Battle

    Mikey Alfred's "North Hollywood" Battle
    Mikey Alfred’s directorial debut following up the success of Mid90s has been snubbed by Hollywood distributors. Let’s help get this authentic skate story onto the screens of the people.
  • Manramp: "Birdmanramp" Episode 2

    Manramp: "Birdmanramp" Episode 2
    Manramp provides the perfect perch for Tony Hawk and his gang, including Andy Mac, Tom Schaar, Jake Wooten, Jimmy Wilkins, and the good feathered homie. Wow.
  • Skate Van Safety Manual

    Skate Van Safety Manual
    In the event of an emergency, airplane safety manuals address certain dangers. But what about a van full of skaters? Here are some illustrated guides to help you navigate the hazards of a multi-seater road trip. As seen in the July 2020 magazine.
  • Dashawn Jordan for Thunder Trucks

    Dashawn Jordan for Thunder Trucks
    Dashawn gets some quick clips and shares a lil' PMA in this Q&A for for Thunder. 
  • Masher: Party

    Masher: Party
    Hawk, Provost, Lizzie, Schaar, Kowalski, Fletcher and a massive cast of vert killers attack every concrete wave from SD to Oregon. Roll in with Gregson as he takes lines where no lens has gone before. 
  • Events
    In The Mag
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    Nyjah back tails the living hell out of the UCI 18, sliding squarely onto the Aug 2020 front. Crack the spine and dig into more carnage. On the travel tip, Santa Cruz devours Argentina and has the meat sweats to prove it while Indy Bondos and battles the 13 colonies. Yes, there will be blood. Interview-wise, Evan Smith gushes on Grimple and Cedric Pabich, Curren Caples and Harry Lintell all get the Heads treatment. The state of The Brooklyn Banks may be unknown, but its legacy is fully intact—check our retrospective of the East Coast stronghold and sign the petition to Save The Banks. Need a laugh? Dig into the Frank Gerwer “People I’ve Known” article. Need a pick-me-up? Pour over our “Skaters in Love” feature and feel the good vibes wash over you. Need some inspiration? Read our Run The Jewels interview in Zounds and fuel up to fight the power. Need some parenting advice? Let Trae the Tank’s dad set you straight. You’re probably going to need to wash your hands after finishing this issue because it’s F’n sick.