From the gritty east coast streets to smooth spots of Barcelona, US Am Search winner Ben Walters experiences one of skateboarding meccas of skate destinations. Trying something he normally doesn’t do, Ben edited and submitted an insane Am Search video. Notably, it caught our attention and won over enough fan votes to win. As a result, Ben made the journey over the Atlantic Ocean and skated in a whole new world. With endless spots at his disposal, Ben put down so many tricks at each spot that he could have made an entire video part. In short, get the full scoop from Ben about east coast spots and his Barcelona experience.
Todd Francis sits down to relive the glory days of climbing the non-corporate ladder with poop jokes graphics in the DLX Art Room, the start of Anti-Hero, Rubin Orkin stories and much more in Part 1 of his BS with TG episode.
Grosso reflects on the crossover between skateboarding and popular culture.
The show that has skateboarders talking – This week Jamie Thomas discusses growing up in Alabama, working at Wendy’s, driving cross country with hotdogs and a microwave, sleeping at Embarcadero, his first board sponsor Experience, panhandling in San Francisco, riding for Invisible, getting a cold call from Ed Templeton to ride for Toy Machine, filming for Welcome To Hell, starting Zero, why he quit Emerica to ride for Adio, the rise and fall of Fallen Footwear, Straye Footwear, dealing with his “hoarding” of skate memorabilia and much more…
In this interview from Dew Tour Am Series Barcelona, we hear from United Kingdom’s Alex Decunha. After watching Alex’s insane Am Search submission video we knew he was on another level. Not only is he able to put down mind-boggling tricks on tape, but is also under pressure at a contest. His performance during the cash for tricks earned him some Euros and placed second on Sunday’s final day of competition. Learn more about the Alex in his interview above.
In this new episode of Setups, we hear from Tom Asta. Skating for Santa Cruz in this year’s TransWorld SKATEboarding team challenge and pro competition Tom was able to adapt his skills to the tech, rails and gaps course. To put it simply Tom can flip in, out and over almost anything. Of course, these flawless feats wouldn’t be possible without the help of his skateboard gear. Find out how Tom meshes together old skateboard technology while trying out different board shapes and preferences in the video above.
Meet Conner Youngblood: full-time musician, part-time skateboarder and outdoorsman extraordinaire.
We sat down with Thrasher Magazine Photographer, Joe Brook to talk about each piece from the latest Graphic MOB Artist Series. Slap on a sheet of these rad pieces of art and get inspired!
Jordyn Barratt shares her thoughts on #FlightDeckConstruction. “Super thin. Perfect shape. Perfect pop. Go higher, go faster.”
The show that has skateboarders talking – This week Brian Anderson discusses growing up in Connecticut, his first board being a Veriflex, driving out to California, getting on Toy Machine, talking to Rick Howard about skating for Girl Skateboards, getting on Axion shoes, flying to LA to quit Axion for Savier, filming for the first Nike Video, how the Viceland coming out film came about, skating for Anti Hero, working on writing his first book and much more…
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Get inside the mind of Netherlands’ Dew Tour Am Search winner Douwe Macare.
Having lived in Barcelona for three months and skated in less known territories Douwe’s skate career has taken him places. Even his 2017 Dew Tour Am Search submission features clips all the way from California.
From The Orchid Ranch, Ben Hatchell and Brad McClain share some thoughts on riding Powell-Peralta #FlightDeckConstruction decks.