• Who Should be the 2018 Skater of the Year?

    Who Should be the 2018 Skater of the Year?
    'Tis the season when we honor those that had a HELL OF A YEAR. Here’s our hot list of SOTY Contenders for 2018. Who gets your vote?
  • Who Should be the 2017 Skater of the Year?

    Who Should be the 2017 Skater of the Year?
    As another year comes to a close, the caliber of incredible skateboarding continues to blow our minds. Here’s our hot list of SOTY Contenders for 2017. Who’s got your vote?
  • SOTY 2015 Party

    SOTY 2015 Party
    On a cold, rainy Friday night in SF, the skate world found shelter for the crowning of AVE as Skater of the Year. Thanks to everyone that came out and to Hongry and The Spits for providing the soundtrack. 
  • Who should be the 2015 Skater of the Year?

    Who should be the 2015 Skater of the Year?
    We have announced the contenders, and now it’s time for you to place your vote. Who will be SOTY 2015?
  • "Which SOTY Are You?" Quiz

    "Which SOTY Are You?" Quiz
    Admit it, you've always wondered which Skater of the Year most closely aligns with your own personality and approach to skating. No? Never? Well, take our quiz anyway, smart-ass.
  • The SOTY's Speech

    The SOTY's Speech
    Ishod definitely thanks skateboarding, but the rest is open to interpretation.
  • 2013 Skater of the Year Contender Profiles

    2013 Skater of the Year Contender Profiles
    Let the debate begin! Here are this year's 12 SOTY semi-finalists. Brush up on their resumes and CAST YOUR VOTE NOW to determine the Top 5.
  • 2011 SOTY Party

    2011 SOTY Party
    A picture might be worth a thousand words, but some things can only truly be captured on video. Unless, of course, you were lucky enough to be there in real life...
  • SOTY Predictions Part 2

    SOTY Predictions Part 2
    Here's some more of your favorite skaters including past SOTY's sharing their thoughts on this year's Skater Of The Year award.
  • SOTY Predictions

    SOTY Predictions
    Some of your favorite skaters weigh in on who they think should be this year's SOTY. Who do you think should get it?
  • Rough Cut: Habitat's "Connector Line" Video

    Rough Cut: Habitat's "Connector Line" Video
    Suciu, Dela and a crew from Habitat’s past and present take you behind the scenes of their latest release. Get up close and personal with even more skating and split foreheads from the road.
  • Habitat's "Connector Line" Article

    Habitat's "Connector Line" Article
    Loaded with brand history and stories from the road, this official document from the Sovereign Sect is a treat for fans old and new. See the firsthand view of their Rust Belt tour with photos from the riders and more. 
  • RIP IN PEACE: Kurt Hayashi

    RIP IN PEACE: Kurt Hayashi
    Kurt was a talented videographer, cherished friend and loving father and husband. Kevin Imamura remembers this legend of Portland skateboarding.
  • RIP IN PEACE: Rodney Johnson

    RIP IN PEACE: Rodney Johnson
    As a team manager Rodney Johnson gave countless skaters their first big break. His infectious smile and lust for life inspired friends around the world.
  • SKATELINE: 01.28.2020

    SKATELINE: 01.28.2020
    HUF welcomes Nick Matthews, Melodi's video, RVCA goes to Hawaii and more in today's episode of Skateline. 
  • Events
    In The Mag
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    Knock, knock. Who’s there? Jack O’Grady with a backside 50-50 on a massive marble hubba, that’s who! These Am Scramblers are no F-ing joke! Jack O’Grady, Aaron Goure, Jesse Lindloff, Gage Boyle, Griffin Gass, Jacopo Carozzi, Ish Cepeda, Myles Willard, Breana Geering and Giovanni Vianna filled up the vans this year and we have the deets on it all. The Scramble gets hotter each year. And speaking of epic road trips, Chocolate’s new ams—Hakeem, Carl and James—make the trek from Toronto to Jersey City to eat Garbage Plates and gobble up spots. Up front we have Milton Martinez’s SOTY party recap. Smoookes! Think you’ve got what it takes to become a professional amateur? Your favorite TM’s spill the beans on how to make it in the biz. Mark Appleyard breaks down his five great claims to fame AND we’ve got the annual T-Eddy awards, where even the losers are winners. Zounds-wise, Orville Peck talks about being openly gay in the country-music world and Population Control and Plague Vendor beat some eardrums into submission. Kids, don’t try this at home!