• Thrasher’s DIY: UN Plaza Part 1

    Thrasher’s DIY: UN Plaza Part 1
    Kanfoush levels up beyond the quick DIY jobs with the brand new UN Plaza off Market. From famous inspirations like Shao and Stranger to current figures like Gibbs and Finley, Austin walks you through how this place connects the generations.
  • The Story of China Banks

    The Story of China Banks
    In a city full of iconic terrain, the bricks of China Banks represent hallowed ground. From Julien to Duffy to Shao and T-Funk, this is our humble homage to a legendary spot.
  • Phil Shao's "Tribute" Video

    Phil Shao's "Tribute" Video
    Phil Shao was a pioneer of the Skate Everything era and this tribute encapsulates his ATV power. Rip In Peace, Phil. The rest of the world is still trying to catch up to you.
  • Remembering Phil Shao

    Remembering Phil Shao
    20 years ago we lost Phil Shao. He was tragically killed in a car accident while back on the road after rehabbing his knee from ACL surgery. He embodied the archetype for modern day "all terrain" skating with 110% raw power. Style and brains eternal, we love you Phil Shao! —Bryce Kanights
  • Loveletters To Skateboarding: Unleashed the East Part 2

    Loveletters To Skateboarding: Unleashed the East Part 2
    Grosso sits down with Jerry Hsu to talk about rad Asian skaters in part 2 of the Loveletters.
  • Remembering Phil Shao

    Remembering Phil Shao
    Phil Shao, 1973-1998. 18 years dead? Well when he was here, he was doin' it. Blind School pool in Berkeley had three covers. His Smith over the box was top shelf. They only take the good ones. Miss you daily. Always with style, Phil MF Shao. —Jake Phelps
  • From the Crypt: On the Road Volume 9

    From the Crypt: On the Road Volume 9
    Speyer, Shao, and others are greeted by NYC ambassadors Peter Bici, Chris and Jones Keefe, and Rob Gangemi.
  • Phil Shao: 15 Hard Years

    Phil Shao: 15 Hard Years
    Not a day goes by when I don't look at the sky and ask why. Miss you blood. —Jake Phelps
  • From the Crypt: On the Road Volume 8

    From the Crypt: On the Road Volume 8
    Wade Speyer, Phil Shao, and others are a long way from home as they head to New York and hit the streets.
  • From the Crypt: On the Road Volume 7

    From the Crypt: On the Road Volume 7
    More Shao, Speyer, Pailes, Bici, and Choppy Omega. Wade's final transfer is make or break all the skin off your body.
  • Ben Lawrie's "No Place Like Home" Hoddle Part

    Ben Lawrie's "No Place Like Home" Hoddle Part
    On the verge of a new Internet Birthday, Hoddle brings Ben Lawrie home with a spot on the team and a powerful edit from Geoff Campbell. 
  • Vans' "Always Pushing" Video

    Vans' "Always Pushing" Video
    Curren, Breezy, Elijah and more get the Hollywood shots in this quick edit from Vans. 
  • Kieran Woolley Pro for Opera Skateboards

    Kieran Woolley Pro for Opera Skateboards
    Opera puts Kieran Woolley up on center stage with his new pro plank. That smile says it all.
  • Jhancarlos Gonzalez' "Clocked In" Part

    Jhancarlos Gonzalez' "Clocked In" Part
    From steep slopes in his native Colombia to the most sizable spots in California, Jhanka detonates an explosive part you won’t soon forget. Skate and Destroy is forever.
  • Cardiel on Cardiel: The Band and The Man Interview

    Cardiel on Cardiel: The Band and The Man Interview
    If you name your band Cardiel, you better bring it—and this Venezuelan two-piece sure as hell does. We caught up with the band and their namesake to talk Skate Rock memories and to dish out some Cards trivia. As seen in our July, '24 issue. All hail.
  • In The Mag
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    Alexis Sablone is an architect, coach, artist and icon, with pro shoes on two different companies at the same time. Congrats on the front, Alexis! Speaking of powerful women in skating—Elissa dishes on people she’s known and we’ve got coverage of the 12th annual Wheels of Fortune brought to you by Skate like a Girl. We also have the Nike team posted up in Puerto Rico, a 12-pager on skaters and their dogs (woof), a behind-the-scenes look at the making of Blokes 2, Daan Van Der Linden gets the interview treatment and more! Pick one up today.