Skateboarding

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What it's Like To Skateboard Across the Country as a Trans Woman

Calleigh Little set out to become the first woman to skateboard across America. She found a lesson in humanity.
Katelyn Burns
12.7.17
16 project
16 project

Skater Jagger Eaton is Already a Star, But Can He Hang in the Streets?

"I wouldn't say my life is the typical 16-year-old life."
Hanson O'Haver
11.2.17
Barcelona Skate Culture
Barcelona Skate Culture

Marek Zaprazny Explains Why Barcelona Hosts Street League Skateboarding

We asked pro skater and Barcelona resident Marek Zaprazny what draws the world's best skateboarders to the city year after year.
Daryl Mersom
5.24.17
Skateboarding
Skateboarding

Female Skateboarders Still Striving For Even Footing With Male Peers

The number of female skateboarders has grown in recent years. But pro female skaters still see inequalities in pay and sponsorship opportunities in comparison to their male counterparts.
Trina Calderón
4.5.17
sports
sports

Meet One of Cuba's Female Skateboarding Pioneers

The skate scene in Cuba is only now starting to garner some attention, however thereis an unequal divide between the men and women in the sport.
VICE Sports
11.29.16
Skateboarding
Skateboarding

A Tribute to Dylan Rieder from Skaters Who Never Knew Him, But Loved Him

It was impossible to see Rieder at work and not feel the immense desire to skate yourself.
B. David Zarley
10.18.16
gay
gay

Skater Brian Anderson on Coming Out: "like a hundred pounds has been lifted off of my body"

"My friends sent me messages or gave me phone calls and said, 'We're so proud of you.'"
Mike Piellucci
9.29.16
wes kremer
wes kremer

Another Way to Live: Wes Kremer on Winning Skateboarder of the Year and Blacking Out in Rome

Skateboarding is currently struggling through an uneasy relationship with the mainstream. That's why it's good that guys like Wes Kramer – uncomplicated, friendly and disinterested in fashion – still exist within the sport.
Nathan Copelin
9.29.16
The Cusp
The Cusp

Brian Anderson on Being a Gay Professional Skateboarder

The skateboarding community worships Brian Anderson as a god, but for many years kept his sexuality a secret from nearly everyone in his life.
VICE Sports
9.27.16
Skateboarding
Skateboarding

How Olympic Skateboarding Almost Didn't Happen

Working with skateboarders and the Olympics was never a life goal for Gary Ream, but now the president of the International Skateboarding Federation is tasked with helping steward the sport's Olympic debut.
Brett Smith
9.14.16
Skateboarding
Skateboarding

Road Trips and Super-Fans: ​Hanging Out with Skateboarder Curren Caples in Malmo

Curren Caples is one of the most exciting skateboarders on the scene—and he's still just 20 years old. We caught up with him in Malmo to talk Thrasher road trips, skating with his heroes, and super-fans.
Nathan Copelin
8.31.16
sports
sports

Exploring Cuba's Skate Culture with Ishod Wair, Andrew Reynolds and Lucien Clarke (Part 2)

Cuba's skate scene has no funding, very few resources and not much to speak of in terms of a skate park. But despite those obstacles, the scene is growing, thanks in part to organizations like Cuba Skate and the kids that want to see it furthered.
VICE Sports
8.10.16