• 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.
  • Vans' "Showdown 2019" Video

    Vans' "Showdown 2019" Video
    Technotronic sets the mood for a sun-splashed weekend of ripping on the California coast. Heavy lineup, heavier moves and nothing but good times.
  • Burnout: Show Dogs

    Burnout: Show Dogs
    Vans threw a big contest last weekend with a bunch of skaters you don’t usually associate with the words “organized competition.” Tyler Bledsoe, Breana Geering, Taylor Kirby, Austyn Gillette, Simon Bannerot, Mason Silva and hella more throw down the gauntlet for some fun in the OC sun.
  • "Girl on Smoko in Melbourne" Article

    "Girl on Smoko in Melbourne" Article
    Sometimes you gotta stop surfing, find your shoes and go on a skate trip with your fellow teammates—Rick McCrank muses on the recent Girl mission to Melbourne. Turns out, it was totally worth finding his shoes for this one. From the Aug ’19 issue of the mag.
  • Grotto Lotto 2019 Photos

    Grotto Lotto 2019 Photos
    This was the final Grotto Lotto and nobody held back—Joe Brook got the flicks and everybody got the tricks. Farewell, Rev park! Nothing gold can stay.
  • 2nd Annual Lower Bob's P-Stone Invitational Photos

    2nd Annual Lower Bob's P-Stone Invitational Photos
    A sunny day in Oakland brought out a heavy crew of skaters and spectators to celebrate the life of Preston "P-Stone" Maigetter. Check out some photos here.
  • "Boys of Summer 2" Video

    "Boys of Summer 2" Video
    A Hall of Fame lineup with a healthy dosage of legendary scenes from the silver screen. Ain’t nothing like good times with the crew...
  • Classics: P-Stone's "Miscellaneous Debris" Video

    Classics: P-Stone's "Miscellaneous Debris" Video
    When Preston picked up a video camera, skateboarding changed forever. He wasn’t a typical filmer, but an extension of the whole crew, his contagious energy fueling a session to new heights. Let’s take a trip down memory lane with one of the Big Dog’s early full-length vids. Enjoy the stoke...
  • "Don't Mess With Girl" Video

    "Don't Mess With Girl" Video
    The Girl squadron trekked out to Texas, shredding ditches and abandoned buildings en route to the Death Match in Austin. Hell, even McCrankers made the trip!
  • The Grotto Lotto Contest 2018 Photos

    The Grotto Lotto Contest 2018 Photos
    A warehouse packed with friends smiling, shouting and smashing boards. Check out some photos here.
  • Orchard Skateshop's "Dos Minutos" Video

    Orchard Skateshop's "Dos Minutos" Video
    The Bostonians venture to the plaza proving ground, crushing ledges and searing spots for an edit that speaks for itself. All killer, no filler, two minutes is all it takes. 
  • 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. 
  • 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.