We’d spent the afternoon boozing at Whisky Point. A surf break more famed for its right hander, but the waves had gone to absolute shit. On the plus side, beverages were rapidly flowing at this weird little beach bar which was pumping out Rastafarian electro.
MOVING UNITS: ETNIES IN MEXICO
I’m realizing this trip began over the idea of going cliff jumping and sparking a giant fire on the beach to get some cool photos. Randomly a few weeks later, I am on a plane to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico with Etnies team riders Ryan Sheckler, David Reyes, Aidan Campbell and Julian Davidson.
Gonz gets into trouble with the French authorities and the usual suspects do their thing. Rieder, Dill, Herman etc. Enjoy.
Fourstar’s day in the life with Cory Kennedy
Cory makes everything he does look fun. Even him dorking around is something most people couldn’t do if they tried. Enjoy a day or two with Cory in Washington State.
Greyson Fletcher on RVCA
RVCA welcomes all terrain shredder Greyson Fletcher to their team with this clip filmed high up in Mammoth Mountain skatepark.
TEAM AVERAGE SRI LANKA: COMING SOON
Next week we launch issue #44 of Monster Children, AKA the Team Average 3 issue. Coinciding with it’s release is a short film chronicling their adventures. Featuring Craig Anderson, Dion Agius, Dylan Rieder, Andrew Allen and Steph Gilmore – check it out here.
Saint Archer x Girl Skateboards
Saint Archer Brewery and Girl Skateboards have collaborated on a very special and limited release beer. This new Hoppy Pilsner beer is the 1st collaboration Saint Archer have done and it’s with one of the greatest skateboard companies of all time.
Sammy Winter Stance Socks Clip
Our mate Sammy Winter is the latest addition to the Stance Socks Punks and Poets team. Check out the clip of him skating in his hometown of Sydney.
Bust Crew series on offthewall.tv
Vans offthewall.tv has a new skate video series titled “Bust Crew”. It features a collaboration of Bust Crew and Cellout. Bust Crew is filmed with a VX1000 by Will Rosenstock while Cellout is done by Brent O’Donnell with an iPhone.
VOLCOM DOCUMENTARY: VEECO
Veeco: A Volcom Filmmaking Documentary takes a journey through the Volcom film library and goes behind the scenes with the filmmakers and riders as they share tales from Veeco Productions inception to the present day.
INTERVIEW: RODNEY MULLEN
What makes a guy like legendary skater and innovator, Rodney Mullen, tick? We interviewed Rodney for issue #43 of the magazine, and he went deep – real deep. Take a dive and read the full interview here.
Levi’s® – Live In Levi’s®
We recently joined forces with US based digital agency AKQA to create a 3-minute interactive web film for Levi’s®, as part of their global ‘Live in Levi’s®’ campaign. The ‘Live in Levi’s® Project’ was filmed in 5 cities and explores how a range of different people ‘Live in Levi’s®’ – from music producer Philippe Zdar in Paris,…
Print Ain’t Dead: Agents Provocateurs. 100 Subversive Skateboard Graphics
I was a complete pussy when I was I kid. I’m still a pussy now, but when I was a kid I was such a pussy. I was frightened of anything corruptible– especially drugs and heavy metal. It was drummed into my head early on that any and all drugs lead directly to heroin addiction…
RVCA welcomes Jeremy Leabres
Jeremy Leabres literally appeared from thin air when he appeared in Emerica’s “Made” video in 2013. With an amazing break through part he landed himself on the exclusive Toy Machine team shortly after. Now he joins the good people over at RVCA in this clip.
Louie Lopez in Los Angeles
Converse Cons released an epic Super 8 video of Louie Lopez skating around his hometown of Los Angeles, California. Watch and listen to what Louie has to say about ABDs, Style and everything in between.
London: House Of Vans Opens
The new House of Vans in London opened last and from everyone’s perspective it was an amazing evening. Over a thousand skaters, artists, musicians, and creatives from all over Europe congregated at HOV. Check out the wrap here.
SIDE STREETS: JOHAN STUCKEY
Johan Stuckey is a walking, talking, cartoon character. I think his prescription in his eye glasses are so thick that without them he might be considered close to blind.
Life rolls on “They will skate again 2014″
Life Rolls On with support from Ezekiel and Active put on an amazing event at Venice Beach skatepark to inspire people to see the boundless possibilities beyond paralysis.
VANS: VAN DOREN INVITATIONAL ARTISTS
The Van Doren Invitational (VDI) is being held at the Vans US Open of Surfing in Huntington Beach, CA, this weekend. We went to scope out the phenomenal artwork featured on the skatepark.
SIDE STREETS: RAYMOND MOLINAR
Have you ever had one of those friends who tends to be good at everything they do? Well, for me that’s Raymond Molinar. From skateboarding, to photography, to playing the guitar at a friends bon fire over a couple beers he never seems to disappoint.