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!"


Photos of an Afternoon with the Tween Skaters of Central Paris

Photographer Seán McGirr captured the scene around the iconic skate ramp on Rue Leon Cladel.


RIP Jake Phelps

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


The Overlooked History of African American Skate Culture

The new documentary 'United Skates' explores the influence of roller skating on the civil rights movement and the birth of hip-hop.


'Skatelord,' Today's Comic by Erik Svetoft

A man morns the death of his little skater friend.


Our Favorite Skateboarders of 2018

Arbitrarily chosen by people who write about skateboarding for this website.


There Are No Strangers at the Skate Park

Photographer Todd Henry says traveling with a skateboard is a ticket to friendship. He shares his photo album with us.


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.


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.


Zion Wright Isn't Worried About Skater of the Year

The newly minted pro is just here for the skating and also to hang out with The Rock.


Skateboarders Aren't Treating Their Bodies Like Garbage Cans Anymore

Jumping down massive stair sets is easier when your blood isn't pulsing with soda.


Four Skaters Get Hitched on a Special Wedding Edition of 'KING OF THE ROAD'

Love conquers all, even when it's between friends and teammates.