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The Ledge 2012

The Ledge 2012

I’m in L.A right now working on my gun-toting skills. I kid you not. I’ve been living in the forest with the fella and  bears for the past few days in Sequoia National Park, using the Thunderboxes that can be found dotted around the woodland and using my belt to collect bundles of firewood. Pretty...
Relentless NASS 2012

Relentless NASS 2012

Relentless Energy Drink NASS Festival 2012 is happening. If you’re here, I’m gonna hunt each and every one of you down and give you a wet yet still skin-stinging high-five. It might make you cry it’s gonna be so hard, but you’ll enjoy it cos you’re badass.  It’s STILL raining but by the looks of...
The Best of the Skateboarding Blogs: May

The Best of the Skateboarding Blogs: May

Bet you were holding your breath for April’s Blogspurt, anticipating the excitement of flicking through the news and videos, but as there wasn’t one and you’ve been holding your breath for an entire month, means you’re probably dead… I was off gallivanting in waves instead of blogging, but I’m paying for it now with my...
Kilian Martin skates the crap out of the Mojave Desert

Kilian Martin skates the crap out of the Mojave Desert

There’s a disused water park sitting in the middle of the Mojave Desert. It’s called Rock-a-Hoola, closed down in 2004 and it’s shitting eerie.. like something happened and everyone just dropped what they were doing and fled with only their lives. That may be a bit melodramatic but seriously it’s creepy. Innovative skateboarder Kilian Martin...
NASS Street Spots

NASS Street Spots

We’re heading full pelt towards Relentless Energy NASS 2012 taking place 6th – 8th July. And we’re hearing tit bits from the NASS-shaped horse’s mouth about the music folk who have confirmed to play this year, names such as Sum 41, Pulled Apart By Horses, Chiddy Bang, Freerange DJ’s, Roni Size, Modestep to name but...
The Best of the Skateboarding Blogs: March

The Best of the Skateboarding Blogs: March

There have been comps and skate footwear/clothing releases all over the shop but nothing to write home about. Digging through the grot I’ve found a few gems for you in the form of a few shorts. Pull up a pew. In this Blind Sunday Fundays video TJ Rogers show some mad skills at Chino Park,...
Quick-Fire Interview with...

Quick-Fire Interview with…

Tristan Patterson, 36 is a Film Director from Los Angeles, Califonia where he runs a production company called Animals of Combat. His latest film , ‘Dragonslayer’ follows a well known skateboarder, Josh “Screech” Sandoval and the transient life he leads. I watched the film a few days ago and it’s different from most other skate...
This Week’s Top Video’s From MPORA

This Week’s Top Video’s From MPORA

The Best MPORA video’s from the last few days. Some beaut’s to share with you. Webisode 1 – Protest Jokers “Spin 2 Win” Set in Stone – Helsinki Because they’re so good! – Set in Stone – Berlin Quiksilver Pro, Gold Coast 2012 – Round One Highlights THE RIGHT – the heaviest wave in West...
This Week's Top Video's From MPORA

This Week’s Top Video’s From MPORA

So we haven’t done this in a while so  it’s time to resurrect ‘The Week’s Best 5 Vids From MPORA’, take a moment to watch some of the sweet-ass video’s that have been uploaded to MPORA over the last week. TTR – Weightless at the World Snowboards Championships Victor De Le Rue’s full part from...
The Best of the Skateboarding Blogs: January

The Best of the Skateboarding Blogs: January

Osiris Chad Bartie Park Footage Osiris‘ Chad Bartie stopped by Bishop Park in Ocean Side, a to warm up for a couple hours. From Transworld Skateboarding. . BEHAVE YOURSELF. It’s not a difficult concept, but can most people do it without the threat of punishment looming over them? In this life, the hammer drops from...
The Best of the Skateboarding Blogs: December

The Best of the Skateboarding Blogs: December

Thrasher Mag’s Most Jaw Dropping Skateboarding Pics from 2011 Thrasher recently got together with Wired.com to hand select the 10 most jaw-dropping photos published by Thrasher in 2011. It should be noted that these aren’t necessarily the best photos — criteria such as lighting, focus and composition aren’t relevant. “It’s really more about the stunt...
Skateistan

Skateistan

As soon as two Australian skateboarders Oliver Percovich and Sharna Nolan rocked up in Kabul in 2007, they were surrounded by the eager faces of children of all ages who wanted to be shown how to skate. Initially making do with the three boards they had brought with them. What began as informal skateboarding lessons at...