The DVS team travels to Detroit’s in search of semi-safe abandoned buildings, the kind of off the radar locations that have become ideal breeding grounds for DIY skate spots. With brooms, a drill, and some concrete, they set about converting the nine floors of the fire damaged Fisher Plant 21 into a skateable spot with a surreal ghostly backdrop.
Check out this video the Transworld shot in November of the opening of Chico Brenes’ Central skate camp in his home country of Nicaragua. Karl Watson, Zack Wallin, and Paul Shier joined the expedition. The skate camp is held at the Surf Ranch Resort in San Juan Del Sur, Nicaragua.
Isle Skateboards presents the trailer for “Vase”, their first full-length video which features Nick Jensen, Tom Knox, Casper Brooker, Paul Shier, Jon Nguyen, Chris Jones and Sylvain Tognelli. Filmed and edited by Jacob Harris. Look for it in 2015.
Pure street skating in this one. Daewon’s unthinkable switch nose manny in the rain, Torey Pudwill goes the distance, everyone gets their licks at the Milan train station and more!
In Part 2, Daewon Song, Torey Pudwill, Luis Tolentino, Jon Nguyen, Adrien Coillard, Flo Mirtain, Marty Murawski, Paul Shier and Zack Wallin continue their trip throughout Europe and skated a few demos in Germany, France and Spain, in between all the street skating to be seen in Part 3.
It’s been ten years since the release of “Static II” and Theories Of Atlantis has posted this interview with Paul Shier to discuss the past, present and future.