In the ever-going discussion of the fact that major sports companies have infiltrated the skateboard market, it’s no shocking news that we as the skateboard industry have seen changes, had to become more flexible and adapt to let the big boys have a seat on the bench. High Snobiety caught up with three major players in skater owned footwear brands including Lakai brand manager, Kelly Bird to talk about what their thoughts are on the industry today and moving forward.Comments Off
The new Paranoid board series from Anti Hero Skateboards will make you contemplate your whole existence. Contact your rep or local Anti Hero retailer today!Comments Off
Spitfire rider Sammy Winter and skateboard filmmaker French Fred teamed up on a project for Contiki’s ‘No Regrets Days’ campaign. Anything with French Fred’s view on skateboarding is a great watch.Comments Off
Come out this evening to show your support and provide detailed input on the park’s design. The workshop has been setup so the skateboard community can have their say in how the park will look – from park flow to the type or obstacles that are used and their placement.
Where: West Vancouver Lawn Bowling Clubhouse. 650 20th Street, West Vancouver
When: Tuesday April 8th, 6pm.
The project will be only partially funded by the West Vancouver District so we need your help to see this project completed. A fund has been setup through the West Vancouver Community Foundation. Visit their website to make an online donation – the fund is called “Ambleside Skatepark Project” http://www.westvanfoundation.com/Comments Off
Spring time is looking bright with the new Neon Chunk Zip Hoods from Chocolate Skateboards! Contact your rep or local Chocolate retailer today, and be sure to check out the video of the hoods by clicking below!Comments Off
Over the weekend the annual PHXAM contest went down in the heart of Arizona. Matix and Thunder rider Matt Berger had a ripping weekend and come up in the first place spot. Check out Thrasher’s coverage of the event below, including Matt’s winning run.
Spring has poked her face out around the country and what better way to get geared up with a fresh stack of shorts from Matix Clothing. Contact your rep or local Matix Clothing retailer today!