• Jake Phelps Lifetime Retrospective

    Jake Phelps Lifetime Retrospective
    It’s been a year but the love keeps flowing. We’ve added new testimonials to this retrospective page. Take a few moments and soak up more stories from the life and times of Jake Phelps. 
  • Masher: The Big O

    Masher: The Big O
    Being confined means the Masher is even closer behind. Barros, Collins, Sandoval, Wooten and a host of other maniacs take on Montreal’s iconic O. Half of these moves seem impossible, but with the power of the Phelper tag, anything can be done. 
  • Who should be the 2019 Skater of the Year?

    Who should be the 2019 Skater of the Year?
    You know what time it is! Here are the contenders for SOTY 2019. Now cast your vote!
  • Death Match NYC 2019 Video

    Death Match NYC 2019 Video
    There’s a million things to do in NYC at any given moment, but there’s only one Death Match. While bands like Obituary and Agnostic Front lit up the stage and riled up the pits, ramp sessions were fueled to the next level. The energy was explosive. See you next year...
  • Death Match NYC 2019 Photos

    Death Match NYC 2019 Photos
    Once again the world’s greatest skate and music fest roared to life in the Big Apple with a diabolical new ramp, epic bands and Yuto, Greyson and the Vans Wrecking Crew throwing down all weekend long. Missed it? Sucks to be you.
  • STILL WATCHIN: Pedro Barros’ Treasure Island 540

    STILL WATCHIN: Pedro Barros’ Treasure Island 540
    Jake’s presence lifted sessions to transcendent heights, powering those in his company to unlock their next-level. Phelper's fire will never go out. 
  • Vans Park Series: Salt Lake City Men's Highlights

    Vans Park Series: Salt Lake City Men's Highlights
    Salt Lake City ain’t the wildest place on earth, but the final stop of the Park Series peaked the energy levels in Utah to unprecedented heights. Congrats to Oski for taking home the crown!
  • Vans Park Series: Salt Lake City Photos

    Vans Park Series: Salt Lake City Photos
    Welp, that’s it, folks! Another year down for the Vans Park Series. The finale took place in none other than the sunny and alcohol-deprived Salt Lake City, Utah.
  • Pedro Barros' "Take it Back" RAW FILES

    Pedro Barros' "Take it Back" RAW FILES
    Pedro is a pit bull on wheels, attacking concrete swells with rabid ferocity. It don’t get more Skate and Destroy than this...
  • Vans Park Series: Paris Men's Highlights

    Vans Park Series: Paris Men's Highlights
    It was a full-on assault at the Paris stop and the City of Love got punched in it’s GD face! Two takeaways: 540s are becoming stock arsenal (again) and Alex Sorgente might not have won but he shut the show down! Holy F…
  • 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. 
  • Creature Summer 2020 Promo

    Creature Summer 2020 Promo
    Gravette, Milton, Bækell, Ry-Rey, Lockwood, Lefty and more creep through in Creature’s infomercial from hell. This team’s nuts. 
  • 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.