12.18.14 – Brian Blakely
Bobby Worrest, Keith Walsh, and Simon Stricker test their luck on the streets of Ireland in this new two part series from Red Bull Skateboarding called 40 Shades. Watch both episodes here. Read more
Z-Flex rider Rayce Davis built a quarter pipe on a slab of concrete in an untouched Arizona ditch and called a few friends to come and session it with him. Watch Rayce Davis, Jaws, Steven Snyder, Josh Hawkins and Zac Abrams build and skate this epic Arizona DIY spot in this new edit from Z-Flex. Read more
Who really controls skateboarding? In Chapter Three of Pushing Forward, the surface gets scratched of understanding the modern concept of ‘skater-run’ companies and the role of corporations in the skateboard industry. Jamie Thomas, Torey Pudwill, Joey Brezinski and more provide us with a unique perspective on what it’s like to run a company while being a pro skater at the same time. Read more
Entering its fourteenth year supporting at-risk youth, the Tony Hawk Foundation has opened its application for grants to help fund the construction of free, public skateparks in low-income communities across the U.S. Read more
The Levi’s Skateboarding work pants proved to be strong and durable during the entire filming of Al Brunelle’s new video part. This is not your average wear test! Whether he was sweating for hours through long sessions or slamming on the unforgiving concrete, these pants did their job. Read more
You may remember him from the opening credits of Baker’s Bake & Destroy. If you live in Santa Cruz, you may have seen him shredding around town. Once a University Professor, around the age of 40, Bum Lee found himself unemployed, and with little option for maintaining afloat in society. This is his story. Read more
This limited edition Guy Mariano Berrics x The Skateboard Mag x Girl Skateboards collection turned out amazing. The boards went fast but there are still a few tees and hoodies available featuring the photography of TSM’s, Atiba Jefferson, shot for Guy’s ProFile in issue 130. Read more
TSM’s Jacob Messex has a photo show this weekend at Kingswell Los Feliz in Los Angeles in celebration of issue #2 of his FILMUS zine. If you’re in the area be sure to stop by and check it out. Click through for a flyer and full details. Read more
Constant progression. Endless inspiration. Guy Mariano’s Life On Video comes to a close with this insane new video part. It’s amazing that this dude is still doing it and is clearly not stopping anytime soon! Stop what you’re doing right now and watch this new footage. Guy is an inspiration to all and this part is proof! Read more
Guy Mariano’s Life On Video continues in Part 4 where Guy talks about meeting Ty Evans, filming for Fully Flared and Pretty Sweet, missing out on Yeah Right, and much, much more! Don’t sleep on his insane part that’s dropping tomorrow either! It’s going to be nuts.
Cody Lockwood hammers out a few tricks at a coastal Canadian DIY spot during Red Bull Skate’s Last Resort for our latest Quick Clip. Filmed by Joey Brezinski using the olloclip fisheye lens. Learn more about olloclip and their products on olloclip.com.
In Part 3 of Guy Mariano’s Life On Video, Guy talks about a handful of things from getting montage’d in Tim & Henry’s Pack of Lies, the days of skating World park, leaving Blind for Girl, and much more. It’s another inspiring episode so stop what you’re doing right now and check it out!
The Volcom Europe team came to the States and destroyed shit for a few weeks and this edit is proof! From Vegas to Albuquerque to the Mexican border… these dudes did not hold back. Stop what you’re doing and watch this right now! Read more
Part 2 of Guy Mariano’s Life On Video focuses on Guy’s move from Powell to Blind, the influence that Mark Gonzales and Jason Lee had on him in those days, and much more. Check back the rest of the week for the remaining parts and don’t sleep on Guy’s insane, new video part that will be dropping Saturday, 12.13.14!