On February 22nd, 2011 a 6.3 magnitude earthquake ripped through the centre of Christchurch followed by severe aftershocks killing 185 people, destroying a city, a community and the lives of thousands of people. 5-years on and the rubble still lies in the streets of Christchurch as a cold reminder of what mother nature is capable of.
Thanks to Levi’s® Skateboarding we were able to give back to a community in need, following the lead from previous projects from Levi’s Skateboarding in Bolivia, India, Oakland and most recently Pine Ridge. Red the full story at Monster Children by clicking here.
Check out some of the extra clips from Vans’ South America Skate Tour with team riders Elijah Berle, Curren Caples, Rowan Zorilla, Kyle Walker, Chima Ferguson, and Chris Russell.
Vans is proud to commemorate 50 years of heritage and progression with the debut of the Vans Pro Classics Anniversary Collection featuring the most iconic footwear silhouettes from Vans’ history. These skate shoes have been enhanced with innovative performance features that provide upgraded cushioning and durability exclusively designed for skateboarding. Drop by the Vans Pro Classics site to get more info and see these renovated models such as the Era Pro, Checkerboard Slip-On Pro and Authentic Pro right now.
During his visit to the UK and parts of Europe to promote his newest signature Nike SB shoe, Eric Koston took the time to chat with Free Skateboard Magazine’s Will Harmon to discuss the process and thoughts behind the design of the Koston 3, filming full video parts and the state of skateboarding in 2016. Thankfully, there’s no toe cap involved.
The Element “Make It Count” international contest series is back, and with a new format! Enter for a chance to win an all expenses paid skate trip to Barcelona to film a video part in the streets! For event locations and info click here.
Willy Lara casually destroys every inch of Moorpark’s heavy transition in his new Keeping The Underground Lit edit from Spitfire Wheels.