Throwback to pre-internet times: If you wanted to make it in the skateboarding world, you had to choose one of the following paths: You either placed well in all the major contests, or you got recognized by one of the few skateboard photographers that were shooting for the mags. Luckily for all the amazing young skateboarders like Germany’s Sebastian Hofbauer, the media landscape has changed. After online outlets surfaced his two mind-bending WTF’s, we waited with anticipation to see more of that creative finesse. He delivers in the edit above!
Starring Nassim Guammaz, Remco Stolze, Rachid Addou, Faries Prins, Tim Zom, Dylan Witkin, Daan van der Linden, Reyndert Guiljam, Jan Maarten Sneep, Sami El Hassani, Dennie Wagner, Robin Pedro, Alexander Belhadj, Robbin de Wit, Shajen Willems, Rob Maatman and Sebastiaan Vijverberg.
Catching up with Isle’s premier pro and art director Nick Jensen. Filmed by Josh Stewart and edited by Marshall Nicholson.
Real Skateboards brings you Jack Olson’s part from the video Minnesota video ‘thnku’ by Chris Burt.
Navarrette and Crew did it again this year and made a ripping new chapter in the book of The Rumble in Ramona. Rip riders of all generations came from near and far to celebrate the backyard vertical ritual. Thanks to everyone that came out and to all the sponsors who made it happen. Why do we do it? Because they said we couldn’t.
Tim Savage releases Jimmy Lake’s part from the full length video “Gem”.
The 2016 Vans AM Combi Contest contest is always a great day of skating and a preview of future bowl rippers. Check out all of the highlights, and get ready to see some of these names in Vans Pool Party in the future!