Posts Tagged Locals
LOCALS: THE VINTAGE SKATEBOARD CLOTHING DEALER
Looking for that old Shorty's shirt you had when you were 13? You might be in luck...
LOCALS: THE PORTABLE POP UP SKATEPARK
When he's not working, Kevin drives into the city with homemade boxes, rails and kickers and creates a free pop up skatepark.
LOCALS: BUILDING FREE SKATE MAGAZINE LIBRARIES WITH KEVIN MARKS
Meet the man trying to promote literacy and build free skateboard magazine libraries around the globe.
LOCALS: BUILDING THE FUTURE OF DETROIT WITH DERRICK DYKAS
Meet Derrick Dykas, the man pushing the Detroit skate scene and developing one of the world's first community built green skatepark.
LOCALS: THE ART TEACHER WHO FOUNDED WEST OAKLAND’S FIRST PUBLIC SKATEPARK
What's the best way to keep kids in Oakland out of trouble? Give them a skateboard and build them a skatepark.
LOCALS: THE BROOKLYN SKATEBOARD COLLECTOR & HISTORIAN
This guy has covered every single inch of his small Bushwick apartment with a chronology of skateboards.
LOCALS: BEHIND NEW JERSEY’S D.I.Y. HAVEN
Meet some of the faces behind Shorty's, one of the best D.I.Y. spots on the east coast.
LOCALS: BUILDING NYC’S NOTORIOUS DIY SPOTS WITH JERRY MRAZ
Whether you know it or not, you have probably seen or skated a spot built by Jerry Mraz
LOCALS: FRITZ MEAD’S MINI HOUSE & BACKYARD BOWL
When Fritz Mead moved to NYC, there wasn’t any space left in his friends’ house, so he came up with an idea – he’d just build his own house in their backyard.
HOW CHAD CARUSO SKATED ACROSS AMERICA
Chad did it the way most skateboarders would: independently and without much of a plan.
JOSH KALIS ON BUILDING AN INDOOR SKATEPARK WITH GRANITE FROM LOVE PARK
"Laying the granite tiles was the most torturous part because you’re on your knees. It was a month straight of doing 1,600 tiles."
WHAT WE KNOW ABOUT THE OFFICIAL BROOKLYN BANKS COMEBACK
We talked with Steve Rodriguez about the imminent reopening of The Banks, which has been in the works for 13 years now.
JENKEM MIX 126: ANTONIO DURAO
Much like Antonio himself, this one’s got it all… An auditory gumbo, if you will.
MEET THEO HAND, THE PHOTOGRAPHER WHO SHOT ALL YOUR FAVORITE ’90S PROS
Theo helped shape how skateboarding looks in the modern age, documenting names like Chad Muska, Tom Penny & Ali Boulala, all in their prime.