La La Land: Meet the skater, BMXer and freerunner featured in “Another Day of Sun”

April 27th, 2017|

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Among the six Academy awards won by the musical La La Land was one for Best Cinematography, and perhaps no scene exemplifies the film’s […]

You make it, Braille Skateboarding skates it: LEGO skateboard edition

April 20th, 2017|

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For some time now, Aaron Kyro, the mastermind behind Braille Skateboarding, has been inviting his YouTube channel subscribers to send in skateboards (or parts […]

Green Bay’s “Skateboard Cop” patrols city on tricked-out longboard

April 8th, 2017|

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On the not-so-mean streets of Green Bay, Wisconsin, Officer Joel Zwicky is better known by the sobriquet: “Skateboard Cop”. While his departmental peers patrol […]

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with this magically-delicious leprechaun skateboarding trick

March 17th, 2017|

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Your average celebrant of St. Patrick’s Day will merely don an article of green and imbibe green-dyed beer, but the truly inspired will endeavor […]

Hop atop a crate with a skateboard and voila — crateboarding!

March 9th, 2017|

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Hop atop an inverted milk crate with your skateboard and voila — you be straight up crateboarding, son! While at this early date, we […]

Drunk skateboarder proves drinking and skateboarding don’t mix

February 28th, 2017|

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There are plenty of activities that one should avoid when inebriated; notable among them, driving a motor vehicle. Truly — as the seriously-tipsy skateboarder […]

Brad McClain leads skateboarding quintet’s quest for the Blu Enigma

February 7th, 2017|

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Word of a mystical bowl skating experience on a small Greek island had been circulating in skating circles for some time. Like Sir Walter […]

Hyojoo Ko discovers the incredible lightness of being through longboard dancing

December 20th, 2016|

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Hyojoo Ko, like many tech workers, is frequently compelled to work overtime and weekends staring at the pixels arrayed on her computer monitor. What […]

Skateboarder Daewon Song’s creative genius explored in ten Instagram video clips

December 13th, 2016|

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For Daewon Song the entire world is just one large skatepark waiting to be explored on four tiny wheels. While his dart-throwing skills are […]

Silver Surfer Jesse Wellens has New Yorkers rubbernecking during Halloween prank

November 2nd, 2016|

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Jesse Wellens of the PrankvsPrank channel made a big splash in New York City recently as he skated/surfed the streets dressed as Marvel’s shimmering […]

Kyle Wester can’t skate 85; sets fastest skateboard speed record at 89.41 mph (143.89 km/h)

September 9th, 2016|

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Sammy Hagar famously started writing the lyrics to his rock classic “I Can’t Drive 55”, as he was getting issued a ticket for doing […]

Legendary skateboarder Tony Hawk lands one last 900 at age 48

June 30th, 2016|

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Seventeen years after becoming the first skateboarder to land a 900 — the completion of two-and-a-half mid-air revolutions above the ramp — Tony Hawk […]