• "Why Skate Like a Girl?" Video

    "Why Skate Like a Girl?" Video
    Members from Skate Like a Girl’s team rip some props in Seattle and explain their mission of advancing accessibility and inclusion in skateboarding.
  • How to Start a Skate Nonprofit

    How to Start a Skate Nonprofit
    Want to give back to skateboarding without starting a struggling shop or a directionless brand? Now you can! We sat down with five social skate project directors to find out how.
  • 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!
  • Cold Call: Nora Vasconcellos

    Cold Call: Nora Vasconcellos
    Nora gets the gang back together in CA, hitting barriers by the beach and battling banks with Nicole Hause and Sheezy. Pretty ideal, indeed.
  • Josh Metzger's "Better Days" Video

    Josh Metzger's "Better Days" Video
    Aaron Goure, Nick Papa, Lazer Crawford and more desert dwellers get vertical and deal NBDs in the ditches.
  • Skyler King's "RAW" Thunder Part

    Skyler King's "RAW" Thunder Part
    Skyler rips through The Bay's DIYs and scorches the streets for Thunder.  
  • ROUGH CUT: Dave Abair's "This One's For You" Part

    ROUGH CUT: Dave Abair's "This One's For You" Part
    Abair put his body on the line every time he went out in The City. See the shake ups and glorious makes from his final part. His spirit’s still in these streets.
  • RIP in Peace: Dave Abair

    RIP in Peace: Dave Abair
    David Abair will be remembered not only for his incredible skateboarding, or his slams, but also for his compassion, his empathy and the love he gave his friends and family. Read Walker Ryan's tribute then comb through Dave's deep catalog of parts again.  
  • Events
    In The Mag
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    Our September cover is one for the books with Evan Smith busting a high-stakes ollie on the Bay Bridge, shot by our guy Alex Papke. Tear into the mag and you’ll find pages featuring giants like Tony Trujillo, Kyle Walker, and Nora along with fresh faces by the likes of Erik Herrera, Mami Tezuka and more. Get off your ass, buy the mag, then hit the streets!