• 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.
  • The Top 10 Women & Non-Binary Skaters of 2019

    The Top 10 Women & Non-Binary Skaters of 2019
    Thrasher contributing writer Alex White’s completely biased opinion of the best non-male skaters of 2019.
  • Pushing Boarders: Second Annual Academic Skate Conference

    Pushing Boarders: Second Annual Academic Skate Conference
    The Pushing Boarders conference whose tagline is, “talking skateboarding,” invited some of the brightest academics, activists and pro skaters to Malmö, Sweden to discuss the hard issues on the social side of skating. Ted Schmitz investigates.
  • Kristin Ebeling's "Pump On This" Part

    Kristin Ebeling's "Pump On This" Part
    By organizing contests and events, Kristin has helped transform skating for girls throughout Seattle and the Northwest. Now this full part is her time to shine and show her unpredictable and impressive bag of tricks.
  • The Follow Up: SK8RATS' "Pump On This"

    The Follow Up: SK8RATS' "Pump On This"
    The SK8RATS crew is back with another full-length offering, Pump On This. We hit up Shane Aukland, the rat master himself, to get the scoop on how the vid came to be. And if you wanna send Cory Kennedy some love, he lets you know how. These rats rule.
  • The "GIZMO" Interviews: Elissa Steamer

    The "GIZMO" Interviews: Elissa Steamer
    Elissa is an absolute LEGEND. This interview hits on gender inequality, being an openly-gay skater, knocking out teeth and her friendship with Jason Jessee. Wanna know why the vid was named GIZMO? Find out, kids!
  • The "GIZMO" Interviews: Josie Millard

    The "GIZMO" Interviews: Josie Millard
    Modeling, motorcycling, mountain biking and of course skating—Josie’s not gonna fit in your damn box, so deal with it!
  • The "GIZMO" Interviews: Sarah Meurle

    The "GIZMO" Interviews: Sarah Meurle
    She grew up skating the crusty streets of Malmö and was in the first graduating class of Bryggeriet, the famous skate high school. Apparently watching skate videos in class pays off. Sarah shreds!
  • The "GIZMO" Interviews: Hayley Wilson

    The "GIZMO" Interviews: Hayley Wilson
    The streets took a beatdown from Hayley in Gizmo! The Aussie shredder dishes on growing up skating with the dudes, who has the best switch flip in the game and bumping Lady Gaga in the van. What’s a bomber ledge?
  • The "GIZMO" Interviews: Lacey Baker

    The "GIZMO" Interviews: Lacey Baker
    Lacey Baker has put out some of the most technical and stylish footage ever seen, inspiring a global audience of women, queer and male skaters from around the globe. And despite also being a two-time world champion, she still has a humble outlook and wants to continue to create more space for non-traditional skateboarders.
  • SKATELINE: 01.27.2021

    SKATELINE: 01.27.2021
    Nyjah leaves Element, Hart Pullman’s Nahmagine part, Krooked in Mexico, John Shanahan, Kader and more in today’s episode of Skateline.
  • The "Santuario" Video

    The "Santuario" Video
    Proving they’re rougher than the streets of Uruguay, Federico Rossotti and Emilio Dufour ravage their local spots and go back to back on the hubba attack. Montevideo’s not messin’ around.
  • Nora Vasconcellos' "Rendezvous" Part for OJ Wheels

    Nora Vasconcellos' "Rendezvous" Part for OJ Wheels
    Nora rips around Maui throwin’ big airs and stylin’ on the stalls for OJ.
  • RIP in Peace: Henry Gartland

    RIP in Peace: Henry Gartland
    I never thought this is how we would say goodbye, but let us remember and celebrate the life of E. Henry Gartland today, tomorrow and every time we step on our skateboards. We skate for you, Hank. —Eric Palozzolo
  • ROUGH CUT: John Shanahan's "Cargo Sneaker" Part

    ROUGH CUT: John Shanahan's "Cargo Sneaker" Part
    When motivation runs low, make a bet to eat some cat food to reignite the spark. Shanahan gets the clips without chomping on the Meow Mix.
  • 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.