• Gary Rogers: People I've Known

    Gary Rogers: People I've Known
    For all the people he clowns, Gary also gives respect in equal measure. Here is the king of skate news in his own words.
  • FTC's "Penal Code" Video

    FTC's "Penal Code" Video
    Carroll, Koston, Karl, Jovontae, Chico and legend after legend go off in Meza’s SF masterpiece from ‘96 that inspired generations of street skaters. This is canon. 
  • Maxallure's "Manifest Destiny" Video

    Maxallure's "Manifest Destiny" Video
    Broadcasting from the Bay Area, around the globe and back, Tafari, Desmond, Jahn, Marcello, and DeMarquis deliver the goods with style and gusto before Lil Dre detonates the grand finale.
  • Double Rock: Maxallure

    Double Rock: Maxallure
    One of the cleanest teams out rolled through for a power-packed session. Campanello, Perez, Lil’ Dre and the rest of the clique hit with precision on every piece of the park. Even Karl Watson keeps up with the kids on a twisted front nose combo. These guys are making the right moves.
  • 6th Street Shutdown Photos

    6th Street Shutdown Photos
    We shut down the alley next to our shop with our friends from Atlas and adidas. Big Love to everyone that came out.
  • Venture X FTC "For The City" Video

    Venture X FTC "For The City" Video
    With Venture’s and FTC’s legacy deeply rooted in SF history, it only made sense to come together. Get your weekend started right and watch some quality skating from San Francisco to Tokyo and back. 
  • Maxallure: Private Domain Video

    Maxallure: Private Domain Video
    Wreaking havoc in the city streets to the tunes of McRad, Maxallure gives a nod to our past, with their eyes firmly fixed on the future.
  • Maxallure Skateboards Launch Party

    Maxallure Skateboards Launch Party
    Maxallure celebrated the launch of their new skateboard company over the weekend. Check out some photos here.
  • SOTY 2016: Pro's Picks

    SOTY 2016: Pro's Picks
    Who are the big dogs picking for SOTY this year? Have a look...
  • adidas San Francisco Demo Photos

    adidas San Francisco Demo Photos
    The adidas dudes came through SF for a streetstyle demo at the Waller ledges. The afternoon was full of good vibes, high winds, scattered clouds and countless tricks by the adidas team and locals alike.
  • ROUGH CUT: Blake Norris' "Julia" Part

    ROUGH CUT: Blake Norris' "Julia" Part
    Blake goes for broke in The Bay, taking on security, sketchy sidewalks and Clipper with absolute conviction. These streets ain’t easy.
  • Slam Demons: The New Blood

    Slam Demons: The New Blood
    The inverse of skate glory is the agony of a slam. Shown here are the demons which lurk in the shadows of every spot, waiting to strike and feast on failure. They cannot be banished, only embraced. So roll on.
  • Thrasher Radio S02 Ep.09: Mike Carroll

    Thrasher Radio S02 Ep.09: Mike Carroll
    Gerwer and Schmitty get Carroll to set the record straight on Kelch kicking T-Dogs out of EMB, spider bites on the road, club tracks and Phelper stories. Nerd out with one of the greats.
  • The "Crianzas in Alicante" Video

    The "Crianzas in Alicante" Video
    Marek Zaprazny, Youness Amrani and an elite cadre of technicians smack the streets of Spain with forceful pop and precision. Their kicker game will boost your mood.
  • Honor Roll 2020: The Top Women and Non-Traditional Skaters of the Year

    Honor Roll 2020: The Top Women and Non-Traditional Skaters of the Year
    It wasn’t just the stock dudes that put out an unprecedented amount of raw ripping last year. Here are the non-traditional skaters that got the highest marks in 2020.
  • Events
    In The Mag
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    Almost 20 years after Darrell Stanton’s cover, Carlos Ribeiro pays homage and hits Clipper with a switch backside noseblunt, landing square on the front of the February 2021 issue. Crack the back and find another history maker—Alex Midler’s Illegal Civ ender, a backside 270 ollie into the Sunset Carwash. WTF? More IC inside as we chat with Davonte Jolly about his new full-length vid GODSPEED. If the new year’s got you feeling nostalgic, look no further—we dip back into the ‘90s for a photo feature including The Phelper, Carroll, Stranger, Speyer, Hensley, Jovontae, Muska and more legends. Interview-wise, Dominick Walker gets grilled about living in Nyjah’s park, his push to turn pro and teaching the stars (or at least their kids) how to skate. Nick Michel, Henry Gartland and John Worthington all get the Heads treatment and Nora Vasconcellos chats with Ryan Townley about art, being a dog dad and filming for his new Layers part. Need a laugh? Check the Darren Navarrette People I’ve Known feature—the Vertical Vampire’s history goes deep. Finally, for all you music fanatics we’ve got interviews with Mogwai, Thurston Moore, Baptists and more. Start your year off right and plant your face into this issue.