Adobe + Girl Design Contest

Adobe Girl ArtGirl Skateboards has partnered with Adobe to find four talented students to create a limited edition line of boards for their Spring 2015 catalog.

Get creative and tag your best work on Behance with #madethis and #girlskateboards to be considered. All entrants and artists can tag their illustrations, photos, videos, graphic designs or whatever you got. Winners will be picked on Oct. 13.

For more info on how to apply, go to www.adobe.com/students.

Trevor Colden Nails Win at Dew Tour Streetstyle

YouTube Preview ImageNewcomer to the Dew Tour, Trevor Colden had one hell of a weekend in Brooklyn, New York earning his second trip to the podium and winning the Streetstyle event yesterday afternoon. Check the complete results and be sure to drop by the Dew Tour site for recap videos of the action. And have a look at The Boardr and Thrasher Magazine’s edits rolling down the course as well.

Final Results
1. Trevor Colden
2. Evan Smith
3. Ran Decenzo
4. Curren Caples
5. Nick Merlino
6. Ishod Wair
7. Jordan Hoffart
8. Mike Vallely

Ishod Wair Wins Skate Street at Dew Tour BKNYC

With a format in place that provided grouped skate jams upon three separate sections of the Dew Tour’s Skate Street course, Philadelphia’s own Ishod Wair emerged victorious and $30,000 richer yesterday afternoon.

Complete results with photos and video can be viewed on the Dew Tour and The Boardr and Thrasher Magazine websites.

Final Results
1. Ishod Wair
2. Trevor Colden
3. Louie Lopez
4. Chris Cole
5. Paul Rodriguez
6. Ryan Decenzo
7. Tom Asta
8. Chaz Ortiz

The Dew Tour’s Streetstyle event kicks off today and at 3:30pm ET/ 12:30pm PST. Check the livestream feed via your computer or mobile device.

BLack Label Moves Forward on Its Own

Black LabelThere’s a tried and true saying that goes “If you want something done right, you gotta do it yourself.”
Black Label Skateboards is stoked and excited to announce that they are once again in charge of their own destiny and will now be handling all sales and distribution in house.

Dew Tour: Live and Direct from Brooklyn

Dew Tour GonzalesThe Dew Tour takes over The House of Vans and its street front this weekend with plenty of action along with its live stream component beginning today with the Skate Street event at 5pm ET/2pm PST. Be sure to have a look yesterday’s practice session in which NY resident Mark Gonzales took to the course with a classic style.

Tomorrow’s Streetstyle event kicks off at 3:30pm ET/ 12:30pm PST.

Southbank is Saved!

south_bankFollowing talks that have taken place over the last three months, Long Live Southbank and Southbank Centre are delighted to have reached an agreement that secures the Queen Elizabeth Hall undercroft as the long-term home of British skateboarding and the other urban activities for which it is famous.

The agreement has been formalised in a binding planning agreement with Lambeth Council. In the agreement, Southbank Centre agrees to keep the undercroft open for use without charge for skateboarding, BMX riding and other urban activities.

You can read the complete press release by clicking here.