Today we’re checking in with New York’s very own Marcello Campanello.
He’s one of the newer additions to the New Balance roster, but you might remember him from Diego Donival’s POTLUCK video, or perhaps his more recent pro part for Maxallure, or if you’re a longtime fan, you’ve watched him grow up skating the city with the Canal crew.
We linked up with Marcello at his spot in Astoria, Queens to get the rundown on his prized Triumph motorcycle, then rode over to Astoria Park to hang out, skate, and enjoy another one of Marcello’s favorite pastimes, bocce.
WILL TIKTOK BE THE NEW HOME FOR SKATEBOARDING ON THE INTERNET?
We called up some "skate TikTokers" to find out what they've learned and seen so far.
PLOTTING THE LIFECYCLE OF A TRENDY TRICK
"Pressure flips are cool again. Actually, their second act has lasted longer than their first did."
CHECKING OUT A HIDDEN DIY FINGERBOARD PARK IN QUEENS
When we heard about a mysterious concrete fingerboard park hiding in Brooklyn, we knew we had to go find it.
WHAT THE HELL IS GOING ON WITH ILLEGAL CIV?
The Illegal Civ stuff feels like an ongoing soap opera, so to air out any confusion we talked to a few key characters.
WE TALKED TO A SNEAKER BOTTER ABOUT THE STATE OF RESELLING
We tried to understand one of the most obnoxious new hustles.