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VICE SPORTS SKATEBOARDING

Kyle Walker on Winning Skateboarder of the Year and the Mad Winds of Oklahoma

We sat down with the reigning Skateboarder of the Year to discuss winning the prestigious accolade and his unlikely beginnings in the sport.
Nathan Copelin
7.7.17
Skateboarding

Skater Stefani Nurding Talks Theresa May, Women’s Skateboarding, and Glitter

We caught up with Stefani Nurding at the Vans Park Series in Malmö to discuss the upcoming election, women’s skateboarding, and bringing the glitter.
VICE Staff
6.7.17
trouser talk with pro skaters

If the Shoe Fits: In Conversation with Gilbert Crockett

We caught up with pro skateboarder Gilbert Crockett in London to discuss his influences, designing a new shoe for Vans, and why the world is so fascinated by his trousers.
Nathan Copelin
2.17.17
Design

Vans Turns 50: How a Brand Changed in Order to Stay the Same

Vans notables, including Steve Van Doren himself (the son of Vans co-founder, Paul Van Doren), gave us the skinny on growing older, getting better, and above all, staying gold.
Emerson Rosenthal
11.18.16
Noisey News

Frank Ocean Went For Dinner At the White House, Took His Mum and Wore Checkerboard Vans

Obama's final state dinner marked the end of an era.
Noisey Staff
10.19.16
Skateboarding

​Chasing the Frontside Grind: One Boozy Evening With Europe's Top Skateboarder

Daan Van Der Linden is currently living every skateboarder's dream – and surpassing his idols in the process. Nonetheless, the Dutchman is staying true to his roots.
Nathan Copelin
6.29.16
Art

48+ Artists Celebrate the Screaming Hand's Big 30

The traveling show is a momentous exhibition featuring contemporary visual artists, open skate, and special appearances.
Hannah Stouffer
5.5.16
Holy Shit

Damn Daniel Saves Rivers Cuomo From Himself in Weezer's New Video for "California Kids"

Damn Weezer, back at it again with the memey videos!
John Hill
3.10.16
Stuff

​We Watched the Police Try to Find Owners for 1000 Pairs of Stolen Shoes

Last month a 57 year-old Melbourne man was arrested for stealing a crazy amount of shoes over a period of several years. On Monday the police held a collection day to give them back.
Julian Morgans
4.14.15
Fashion

Winding Moors

A fashion shoot based around those three traditional bedfellows: motocross, horses and pleather skirts.
Bella Howard
11.28.14
Fashion

You Can Control the Models in This Fashion Shoot

Thanks to some confusing programming stuff, you can make these models jump through the air or grab for flying saucers.
Edmund Fraser
11.7.14
Film

BB Bastidas Is Making His Generation's Answer to 'Kids'

<i>Joseph</i> is about a bunch of skaters losing their shit in Southern California.
Oliver Lunn
10.23.14
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