U.S. Skaters Saw Florida Shooting Before Routine, Dedicate Program to Victims

News of the Stoneman Douglas shooting played in the warm-up room before their run, and Alexa Scimeca Knierim and Chris Knierim wanted to honor the 17 victims.
Liam Daniel Pierce
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
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

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

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
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
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

​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

Howl of the Manwolf: The Lost Skateboarding Classic "Machotaildrop" Stays Lost

In 2009, Corey Adams made a skateboarding movie unlike any other. For one thing, it was good. For another, it took place in a castle. And then it disappeared.
David Colon

Kenya's Roller Skaters Are Racing Against Everything

In Kenya's poorest province, the Kisumu Roller Skating Club is training kids as in-line skaters. For Kisumu's kids, it's a way to escape, in more ways than one.
Patrick Redford
a simpler time

​Why Tinder Skate Spots is My Favourite Instagram Account

The Tinder Skate Spots Instagram account takes you back to a simpler time, when a perfectly-sized ledge is far more interesting than the pretty girl sat on it.
Nathan Copelin

Tony Hawk Builds and Skates a Wooden Spiral of Death, Eats a Bit of Shit

The man old enough to be pulling off these tricks in a wheelchair.
Liam Daniel Pierce