Skateboarding

CELEBRITIES

Tony Hawk Really, Really Wants You to Know People Keep Recognizing Him in Public

He's been tweeting about it religiously for years, obsessed with letting the world know that strangers keep saying, "Hey—you're Tony Hawk!"
Drew Schwartz
6.20.19
Sports

An Oral History of 'Transworld Skateboarding' Magazine

The co-founders, long-time employees, and professional skaters remember the legendary magazine, which ended its print publication earlier this year.
Hanson O'Haver
5.30.19
Sports

Life Lessons from Three of the World’s Most Brutal Sports

Pain is a teacher for Eric Spicely, pro-wrestler, skateboarder, and MMA fighter.
Cole Nowicki
4.29.19
Memes

We Spoke to the Meme Goddess Behind @Tinyhat_skatelife

"I really enjoy making the memes that make fun of the girls who date skaters because I'm making fun of myself."
Niloufar Haidari
4.8.19
Skateboarding

RIP Jake Phelps

The longtime 'Thrasher' editor dedicated his life to skateboarding, and it won't be the same without him.
Patrick O'Dell
3.17.19
feminism

Former Bro Film King Jonah Hill Wants to Fight Toxic Masculinity

He hopes the fans that loved him in 'Superbad' will watch him shed light on the ugly side of what binds bros together.
Taylor Hosking
2.12.19
Photography

Here Are the Most Romantic Skate Photos You're Likely to See This Week

Photographer Claudio Majorana's new book explores why any kid would pick up a skateboard.
Elena Viale
1.24.19
Skateboarding

Our Favourite Skateboarders of 2018

Arbitrarily chosen by people who write about skateboarding for this website.
Various Authors
12.21.18
The No Comply Network

Marc Mckee On Designing Some of the Most Iconic Graphics in Skateboarding

Among many other things, Marc is responsible for Flameboy and Wet Willy – the World Industries characters who decorated your year 8 hoodies.
Jason Caines
12.13.18
Photos

There Are No Strangers at the Skate Park

Kiwi-American photographer Todd Henry says travelling with a skateboard is a ticket to friendship. He shares his photo album with us.
Todd Henry Photography
11.28.18
Skateboarding

Almost 25 Years Later, Supreme Is Still a Skate Shop

As skateboarding has morphed and followed (sometimes unfortunate) fads over the years, there’s something comforting in the consistency of Supreme.
Jonathan Smith
11.20.18
Skateboarding

Jonah Hill Made a Skate Film That Doesn't Suck

'Mid90s' captures what it's like to grow up a skate rat in a way no other mainstream film has.
Jonathan Smith
10.17.18
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