Skateboarding

The End of the Brooklyn Banks

Dayum son. Sure this news is going to bum out a lot of skaters all across the globe. It aint’ just locals that hit up the Brooklyn Banks. The New York City Department of Transportation has announced that they will be closing down the Brooklyn Banks pretty much immediately. They need the space for storage […]

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Pedal to Podium! In Memory of Winston

Alright all you LA Southbayers and Westsiders, grab your bike or hipstercycle! It’s time to Pedal to Podium! Held in memory of Podium’s founding father, Winston Dunlap, Podium Distribution’s first annual Winston Ride will be held on Sunday, November 15th in Los Angeles’ South Bay. The event will consist of a series of three rides—a […]

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Eric Stricker Memorial Skate Jam

This past September we lost an awesome person and valuable member of the skateboarding community. In memory of Eric Sticker, TransWorld SKATEboarding invites you to the Eric Stricker Memorial Skate Jam this Saturday, Nov. 14. Taking place at the TransWorld SKATE warehouse from 2-6p.m., the crew will have limited-edition memorial T-shirts from TransWorld and The […]

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Skateboard Evolution Art Show Opens Santa Monica

The California Heritage Museum is proud to present “SKATEBOARD: Evolution and Art in California.” The show opens to the general public on Saturday, Nov. 14, 2009 and continues through Sunday, May 30, 2010. Plenty of time to catch this great exhibit, be sure to make a part of your calendar. Guest curated by legendary Z-boy […]

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Tonight: Zero “Strange World” Premiere

Gosh, dammit. Now that I live in LA I miss so many of the skate events I used to go to when I lived in Carlsbad. Here we go again: If you’re in the San Diego area (specifically) North Cunty, the Zero “Strange Word” Premiere is going off tonight at the Paloma Theatre in Encinitas. […]

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Vans Pop-Up Store (The Vault) at Fred Segal!

Vans will be opening it’s first pop-up shop, the Vault Shop at Conveyor. Ooooh, fancy! The shit’s at Fred Segal! Running today Oct. 23 – 25, check out the complete collection of Vans by Vault found anywhere. The shop will feature exclusive limited edition product: “We’re excited to announce that we are opening the Vault […]

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Creature’s “Hesh Law” World Premier!!!‏

Creature just brought you the Rumble in Ramona this past weekend in North County SD, I heard it was bangin.’ Now prepare yourselves for Creature’s “Hesh Law” world premier! Taking the big screen, Thursday, Nov. 5 at the South Bay Drive-in in San Diego, the premier will also feature “Tales From the Larb” and the […]

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Rumble in Ramona!

If I wasn’t headed to San Francisco this weekend, I ‘d definitely be hitting up Rumble in Ramona. Presented by Creature Skateboards and Thrasher Magazine, the Vert shredding and musical carnage kicks off Oct. 17 – 18! In proper North County San Diego fashion, prepare for creeps, customs, bands, brews, and burnouts. Good thrashin’ times […]

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First Ever Skateboarding Hall of Fame Inaugurations!

It’s about time someone came up with the idea to honor our skaters with a Skateboarding Hall of Fame! The first ever inductions into The Skateboarding Hall of Fame will take place October 24, 2009 at the Vans Skatepark at the Block in Orange, CA. The party will honor skateboarding icons Bruce Logan, Tony Alva, […]

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Historics Cover Sub Society in Classic Homage to the Golden Age of Skateboarding

Historics have a brand new video out for their cover of Sub Society’s “A Lot Less.” The track is off their just-released debut album, “Strategies for Apprehension.” The clip is a tribute to the original Matt Hensley part in “H-Street’s Hocus Pokus” video (1989) which features the original Sub Society version. It was directed by […]

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