THE MAKING OF POLAR’S “MANHATTAN DAYS”
The agonizing process behind Polar's "Manhattan Days" clip.
THE PONTUS ALV INTERVIEW
"If you want it, you have to grab it. You can't just sit there and wait around for your dreams to appear. Start working and bust your ass off."
JOSH STEWART TALKS STATIC IV AND THE STATE OF SKATE VIDEOS
"People are so anxious to promote their brands or to make a name for themselves, that they’re rushing and just barfing out anything."
ALEX OLSON IS STARTING HIS OWN COMPANY
When I heard about Alex Olson leaving 3d skateboards, I just assumed he was an asshole.
IS THE INTERNET REALLY RUINING HOW WE APPRECIATE SKATE VIDEOS?
The Internet allows us to better illuminate all aspects of skating: From the jockish and “Xtreme,” to the creative and inspiring, and to the raw and just plain weird.
THE RISE OF INDEPENDENT BOARD COMPANIES AND WHY IT’S IMPORTANT TO US
"Only skaters can be trusted with the most important sphere of skating and we’ll do our best to ensure that we continue to run it."
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.