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Miu Miu have released a new short film that’s all about female skaters. directed by Crystal Moselle
Miu Miu x Crystal Moselle “That One Day” | Short Film About Skater Girls
Dominican Republic: Greener Pasture Offshore’s Camilo Céspedes, Bruno Sirera and Alberto Alepuz have a mini reunion and tear it up in the Dominican
A Dominican Longboarding Adventure with the Perropro Gang
Title says it all. Tony Hawks + Spiral loop
Tony Hawk Skates First Downward Spiral Loop
Carbon fibre? Bamboo laminate? foamcore? No thank you. Juts plain cardboard.
Tony Hawk takes flight on the Ernest’s Cardboard Skateboard
While we can only see a teaser for now, Lexus has apparently created created a real, rideable hoverboard
Lexus has created a real, rideable hoverboard #LexusHover
After a successful launch funding campaign on Kickstarter Shark Wheel is back with more this time with a 60mm wheel called the California Roll
Shark Wheel – The SQUARE Skateboard Wheel is back for more
Stacy Peralta gives us a look at his longtime business partner George Peralta and his Made in USA manufacturing company Skate One. The one who manufacture the Powell-Peralta products.
“George Powell” Documentary Short by Stacy Peralta
Silicon Valley Could Learn a Lot From Skater Culture. Just Not How to Be a Meritocracy – Article by Katherine Sierra for Wired
Silicon Valley Could Learn a Lot From Skater Culture…| WIRED
In other news: Being a foreign correspondent is a tough gig. Always being on the front line and putting yourself at risk. Channel 7 Australia U.S Bureau Chief Mike Amor going beyond the call of duty.
Channel 7 reporter Mike Amor gets smashed in head by skateboard
South Africa: Last weekend’Í Skateboarding World Championship saw 13 year-old Alana Smith be the first female to do Backflip on the Mini Mega Ramp. Congrats.
First Female Backflip on the Mini Mega Ramp
Witness a rare sighting when once in a while an extremely talented group of people gather to shred for fun. This is Paris Truck’s family sessions.
Paris Truck Co Presents: Family Sessions
Sad news. We’ve just heard that Jay Adams, one of the original members of Z-Boys, dies of massive heart attack. May he shred in peace.
Shred in Peace Jay Adams (February 3, 1961 – August 14, 2014)
Australia: Aussie Skaters unite! As Hops puts it “LETS GET RID OF OUR ROLLER OVERLORDS.”. Your help is needed and it’s only a click away. Get the low down on what’s hurting skateboarding in Australia on Hopkin Skate Blog.
Skateboarding needs your help – quick click for a big change
We’re not sure if the ISSA will approve of this “Truck” on the slalom course but is sure looks pumpy.
Swing Blade skateboards by Dennis Wells – Turns on a dime
Look mom no wheels. Not quite Marty Mcfly’s Mattel hoverboard but even better as this one works on water.
Hoverboard in Real life! Can you get wave rash?
Just annoucned on the Earthing facebook page is the company’s next chapter. Earthwing will be NYC no more and is set to relocate in Georgia.
After 15 years Earthwing Skateboard is set to move out of NYC
Green Bay, WI: Officer Joel Zwicky is getting quite a bit of coverage lately. This time he puts on his uniform for a chat with the Daily Mail from all the way across the pond.
Out favourite “longboarding” cop making wave all the way to the UK
Tomorrow is Go Skateboarding Day. Get on your board! Do it alone, do if with friends, find and event or join and event. Spread the stoke!!!
Go Skateboarding Day Saturday June 21
DO NOT TRY THIS AT HOME: Mini USA get some PR by having Tony Hawk jumping over one of their moving cars.
Tony Hawk Jumps Moving MINI Hardtop
Impressive is impressive – Double, synchronized skateboarding with Tony Hawks and friends
Sync – Tony Hawk Doubles Video Part – 2014
The cult classic documentary “The Devil’s toy” gets reloaded. Canada’s National Film Board and Arte commissioned 14 directors from across the world – from New York City to South Africa – and asked them to contribute to the the original documentary in this Redux version. Witness the evolution of skate culture across the globe.
The Devil’s Toy Redux | A skate classic re-imaginned
Trip down memory lane. Simon Woodstock pays tribute to Lonnie Toft muti-wheeled skate design with his 16 wheeled decks.
Simon Woodstock’s Tribute to Lonnie Toft & his multi wheeled boards
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