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Long-awaited Charleston skatepark is taking shape

click to enlarge<p>The bowls are framed and the pipes are getting poured at SK8 Charleston, the long-awaited skate park project currently underway in …

South Carolina

WATCH: A Kiwi has created what may be the most mindblowing skateboarding video of all time

The 30-year-old from Auckland features in a new video for Death Skateboards with influential skating magazine Thrasher saying it reminds us there …

Oh Wow: Richie Jackson's Insane Skateboarding Tricks

This is a video from Thrasher Magazine of New Zealand skateboarder Richie Jackson's insanely creative skating tricks. He really pulls out all the …

Meet Jake Phelps, the thrashed editor of skateboarding bible Thrasher

Since 1993, Jake Phelps has been the top editor at legendary skateboarding magazine Thrasher. At 53, he's still a skate punk through and through. …

Get schooled on balance by Anton Myhrvold

Next-level manual flow from Sweden’s graceful innovator!<p>Rare indeed is it in this day and age for a skateboarding talent to come along who manages …

Innovation

Tony Hawk continues to thrill and to lift skateboarding to new heights

Even as he inches towards his 50th birthday, professional skateboarding legend Tony Hawk continues to push the limits of his sport.<p>The 47-year-old …

'Coolest Cop Ever' Shreds At Skate Park Every Week, Bonds With Local Teens

“I realized ... that skating was something I could use as a skill set to improve upon relationships with them.”<p>Skater kids in Washington State are making a complete 180 when it comes to their opinions about cops.<p>And that’s thanks to Officer Craig Hanaumi, a cop who rips it -- in full uniform -- at …

Photographic evidence of skateboarding in paradise

We kept the lens pointed at 15 days of skateboarding in French Polynesia.<p>A black sand volcanic island plonked in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, a …

Tahiti

Mom Does Skateboard Tricks While Pushing Stroller

Maria Oberloher has to take care of her child and rule the concrete. As a master multitasker, she can do both at the same time! Watch her flip her …

Skateboarding in an Empty Waterpark Looks Crazy Fun

Skating a drained in-ground pool is old hat by now, so an entire waterpark was the obvious logical step forward.<p>In this short video, Alex Sorgente, …

Water Parks

Dubai waterpark transforms into wicked skatepark when the water is turned off

The lazy river has temporarily become the extreme shredding river.<p>Skaters Alessandro Sorgente, Milton Martinez and Jan Hoffmann teamed up with Red …

Skateboarding Sends A Shocking Number Of Kids To The ER Every Day

More skateboarders means more injuries.<p>The growing popularity of skateboarding over the past few decades comes with an unfortunate side effect: an increase in injuries, a new study spanning nearly two decades finds.<p>In each of the years between 1990 and 2008, about 65,000 children and adolescents in …

Two school pupils are flipping happy after plans for beach skatepark given go ahead

TWO young campaigners will be wheelying for joy after their hard work helped secure a £100,000 skatepark for their town.<p>Jazz Hardy and Charlie …

Neighbors Wants Cooper Park to Shutdown at 10, Citing Skateboarding Noise

WILLIAMSBURG — The slaps and bangs of skateboards hitting asphalt emanating from a new skate park are causing some sleepless nights according to …

JAMIE THOMAS ON THE DEMISE OF FALLEN FOOTWEAR

photo: daniel harold sturt<i>If you grew up skating in the late 90s and early 00s, you remember when Jamie Thomas was *the* guy. You could play him in</i> …

Gonz and Hawk: The Origins of the Stalefish

<b>WARNING: LONG READ! TERMINAL SKATE NERDS ONLY.</b><p>All I can really do is tell this story from the beginning. Six months ago I had routinely interviewed …

Hung Up

Nyjah Huston: Raising Skateboarding's Bar

When you are a 21-year-old professional skateboarder life comes with a few obstacles – being labeled as a nuisance or disruptive often comes with the skateboarding territory.<p>However, for <b>Nyjah Huston</b>, one of the biggest names in the sport, his personal challenges pale in comparison to his life just …

$1,500 Onewheel skateboard is the new hipster way to ride to work

In this week's <i>Plugged In</i>, <i>Mashable</i> Tech Correspondent Ray Wong hops onto the Onewheel, an electric skateboard that's not only fun to ride, but can …

Skateboarding

Get Used To It: Mike Vallely

Mike has recently surprised many skaters by choosing to wear a helmet every time he skates, after decades of skating without one, and Triple Eight is …

Meet the Skater with the Artificial Foot

Clément Zannini doesn't let something like a missing foot stop him from busting. Red Bull has the whole story.

Publishing

Origins of the Stalefish: Follow Up

Since posting the Origins of the Stalefish article last Thursday-- detailing the creation of the grab with Tony Hawk and Mark Gonzales--a number of …

Fish

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Skateboarder Sean Malto explains new Dew Tour format

There’s going to be some changes coming to Dew Tour, changes that skateboarder Sean Malto is very excited for.The Dew Tour has announced a new …

Chris Cope Interview

<b>Where did you grow up?</b><br>I grew up in the deep woods of Texas.<p><b>Texas is huge. What city were you closest to?</b><br>I was closest to Houston, about …

Nyjah Huston Opens Up About His Nonprofit, Let It Flow

<i>Before turning 21, Nyjah Huston had already changed the course of skateboarding -- at 11, he became the youngest skater to ever compete in The X Games and has since racked up back- to-back Street League championships, won numerous ESPYs, and appeared as a fashion icon in</i> GQ <i>and</i> Rolling Stone. <i>But</i> …

adidas Skateboarding Reveals New Collaboration With Welcome Skateboards

Arriving in stores May 1st<p>Author:<p>John Kim<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>28<p>28<p>SHARES<p>Spring/Summer 2016 finds adidas Skateboarding partnering once again with …

Shoes

The secret skateboarders who defied Norway's 11-year ban

<b>For 11 years in the 1970s and 1980s skateboarding was banned in Norway. A few hardcore devotees flouted the law and skated in secret, but the country's skateboarders say they are still a long way behind and have a lot of catching up to do, reports Chris Stokel-Walker.</b><p>Henning Braaten was nine years …

The Snake Run Documentary

Check this documentary about the world’s first snake run poured in 1976 in Western Australia. You may remember it from a certain Guy Mariano cover in …

CELEBRATING SKATEBOARDING’S SKETCHIEST DROP-INS

photo: cesar schaeffer<b>You may be thinking, a list of drop-ins? Of all the stupid list ideas this may be the most stupidest one yet. But have you</b> …