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Brazil

RTMF DITCHS, POOLS & STREET

The RTMF crew used their days in Los Angeles to film this video on pools, street and ditches. Skaters: Marlon Silva Marcelo Kosake Felipe Foguinho Vi kakinho Pedro Barros

Leticia Bufoni – Brazilian Gold

Leticia Bufoni – Brazilian Gold Get a glimpse into the life of Leticia Bufoni as she skates, travels, and wins her first X Games Gold Medal – all in her home country of Brazil. Music Insightful – “Shepherd’s Pie” Broke for Free, “Figure It Out

Pedro Quintas Obongo Skate May 2013

PEDRO QUINTAS – Onbongo Skate – Abr/13. Brazil!!

SMITH GRINDERS 12 – Caique Watanabe

SMITH Another kid from Brazil who’s gonna win all soon. GRINDERS 12 – Caique Watanabe Thanks a lot to Smith Grinders for the tip!!
Felipe Foguinho Interview

Felipe Foguinho Vans Pool Party Pre-Contest Interview

Brazil is the best thing that happened to skateboarding ultimately. Of course, Brazil has always been a hot house of sick skaters (Edgar Pereira, leo Kakinho, Rony Gomes, Pedro Barros, Sandro Dias, Luan Oliveira, Bob Burnquist, Leticia Bufoni, Murilo Peres…), but since the RTMF

Countryside skateboarding by Thrasher

Loading the player … I was not sure how to caraxterize that video… Countryside? Yes, it has some of it… DIY? yes it has some of it… Kamikaze? Yes, it has a lot of it. Crazy? Yes, it has some of it. Maybe sick would be an accurate word…

Bowl Series with Pedro Barros Episode 1 New Zealand

Bowl Series with Pedro Barros Episode 1 New Zealand. It has been brewing for a couple of months now. Andre Barros told me about the show a couple of weeks ago. It’s now live and you can watch the Eiposde one on isTia.Tv. Andre Barros description of the show is: “this is th

Pousada Hi Adventure Best Trick (Florianopolis)

Just before the Red Bull Skate Generation in Florianopolis, the RTMF family (Andre and Pedro Barros) generally organize a skate jam at La Pousada Hi Adventure. The pool was resurfaced and new coping was added last year. So the kids were shredding. And it’s not your usual ESPN vi

USA

MOSS Jam 2013. Sat 26th October

The MOSS Jam is on again this year at Mt Eliza Skate Park Victoria in Australia, & its bigger than ever. The masters is the biggest domestic bowl contest on the calendar in Australia, outside international events. Organized by Melbourne Old School Skaters & Bowl Riders the eve
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Expression Session at The Cove of Santa Monica

Expression Session at The Cove It feels great to be a skateboarder. Especially if you are part of a group of skaters over 30 years old. And once again, the Old Guys reunited for an expression session, this time at the Santa Monica Skatepark of The Cove. BTW, what does it feel to skate

Whatever happened to Skate Master Tate?

Tate is alive and kicking and if you don’t believe me, go to Vans one of those nights…

Bob Burnquist’s “Dreamland” – A Backyard Progression

Among the most influential skateboarders the industry has ever seen, Bob Burnquist is still innovating. In his new webisode series, Burnquist grants his fans exclusive access to the private domain in which so many of his contributions to skateboarding were born, his backyard in Southe
Vans Invitational Huntington Beach 2013

Doren Invitational practice Huntington Beach

Pals are always doing their best to impress the ladies on the bleachers but those guys do not need to impress anymore. Amid a sea of skin and flying dirt, Vans presents The Doren Invitational at the U.S. Open in Huntington Beach. Here’s a practice recap with tons of shredding fr
Shaun Ross

Shaun Ross Full Part

He attacks a bunch of different terrain, has surprise moves you never see coming, and has a blast pushing himself as hard as he can. Hell yeah, this part rips.
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GIRL SKATE JAM UK 2013

  Here are some news of girlskating events in Europe ! The 29th of July at the Pioneer Skatepark in St Albans happenned the Girl Skate Jam Uk runned by Rogue Skateboard and Jenna Selby. We saw girls coming from all over Uk, Julia Bruckler from Austria, Silvia Serret from Spain an

United Skateboard Photography Project

http://www.unitedskateboardingpp.com Hamburg skater Jonathan Young is in the process of making a book on skateboard photography, it will include photographers from all over the globe, with proceeds going to skateboard charities (Grind for Life on board). Its expected to be released in

SOSH FREESTYLE CUP 2013 – MARSEILLE

This is an huge contest where we saw rad skateboarding coming from all over the world in a paradisiac place. Skaters were skating, going to the beach, drinking mojito into the village, at last, having a good time. This year there was also a girl contest with prize money. We saw Letici

Europe

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GIRL SKATE JAM UK 2013

  Here are some news of girlskating events in Europe ! The 29th of July at the Pioneer Skatepark in St Albans happenned the Girl Skate Jam Uk runned by Rogue Skateboard and Jenna Selby. We saw girls coming from all over Uk, Julia Bruckler from Austria, Silvia Serret from Spain an

United Skateboard Photography Project

http://www.unitedskateboardingpp.com Hamburg skater Jonathan Young is in the process of making a book on skateboard photography, it will include photographers from all over the globe, with proceeds going to skateboard charities (Grind for Life on board). Its expected to be released in
X-Games, Barcelona

X-GAMES Barcelona – Women Park

Note from the admin: Mary Sweet is a skater from France who covered the Bacelona X-Games for isTia. She is working really hard in France to make girl skateboarding bigger and better than it is. Before the X-Games, she was hyped to finally meet the whole bunch of bowlriders that are co

Far & High Paris 2013

Getting their hands on more trophies at the weekend, all the skaters at Far N’ High had plenty to celebrate. There was some serious skateboarding going down at the Far & High competition in Paris this weekend. This prestigious International Skateboard Contest brings togethe
Far-N-High Paris France International Skateboarding Contest Livestream

Far’n High 2013 Livestream

FAR’n HIGH live webcam and livestream video. Community FAR’n HIGH Skateboard Worldcup May 23, 2013 – May 26, 2013 Halle de Skate du Val d’Orge, Paris – FRANCE
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Mitchie Brusco lands first 1080 on X Games MegaRamp

Mitchie Brusco lands first 1080 on X Games MegaRamp 16-year-old joins exclusive club of young skaters who’ve pulled the move 16-year-old skater Mitchie Brusco eyes his landing target during his historic 1080 on the X Games MegaRamp. 16-year-old skateboarder Mitchie Brusco didn’t

X-Games Barcelona 2013: Lizzie wins the gold meda

“Could not be more thankful for my life! First XGames, first gold, first time in Europe!” Lizzie Armanto X Games rookie Lizzie Armanto won the X Games debut of Women’s Skateboard Park on Saturday, beating out 12-year-old Alana Smith — the youngest medalist in X
London Skatepark

Iconic skate-park under commercial threat

Iconic skate-park under commercial threat LONDON – Skateboarders soar out of the concrete bowl beneath London’s Southbank Centre, as they have done for the past 40 years, while spectators drink beer and hiphop beats stoke up the party atmosphere. But this is no party; it&#
X-Games Barcelona 2013 Superpark

X-Games Barcelona 2013: Superpark being built

Imagine an empty pool full of ramps. That is the scenario Park. The place where the athletes will have to impress the judges based on aggressiveness, variety and originality of the tricks. We provide the ideal scenario, they put the magic on the track and you the excitement in the sta

Australia

MOSS Jam 2013. Sat 26th October

The MOSS Jam is on again this year at Mt Eliza Skate Park Victoria in Australia, & its bigger than ever. The masters is the biggest domestic bowl contest on the calendar in Australia, outside international events. Organized by Melbourne Old School Skaters & Bowl Riders the eve

United Skateboard Photography Project

http://www.unitedskateboardingpp.com Hamburg skater Jonathan Young is in the process of making a book on skateboard photography, it will include photographers from all over the globe, with proceeds going to skateboard charities (Grind for Life on board). Its expected to be released in

Fear and Loathing in Australia — Oakley Skate in Oz

Fear and Loathing in Australia — Oakley Skate in Oz The Icon, the Stylist, the Superstar and the Wunderkind. Eric Koston. Rune Glifberg. Ryan Sheckler. Curren Caples. We sent these three stars of skateboarding and a fourth-in-the-making to Australia and asked just one thing of t

Cams knows

Just found this video on the internet. There is not a lot of information about it. Actually there is NO information about it, but I think this one is coming from Australia and probably Nathan Beck is involved… And like they say, in skateboarding, involvement is a legitimate use
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Sky Siljeg interview with TWS Japan

Sky Siljeg interview with TWS Japan Sky Siljeg has an interview in TransWorld Japan to celebrate his 6th trip to Bowl-A-Rama. Here is an excerpt: Well Bowl-A-Rama is over, what went down? This contest has gotten nothing but gnarlier every year. I was stoked to see a lot of first timer

Keegan Palmer at 9 years old

Kegan Palmer Keegan Palmer is a 10 years old whizz kid from The Gold Coast’s Australia who was twice invited to the most prestigious vert and bowl contests in Australia the Newcastle Australian Championships and the Manly Beach world cup. Last summer, he came to the USA for one

Through Our Eyes – Bowl-A-Rama Wellington 2013

Through Our Eyes – Bowl-A-Rama Wellington 2013 Last month SMF covered the annual Bowl-A-Rama event in Wellington NZ for Frontside Events. We had some new camera gear at our disposal this year, so we thought we’d get all cinematic on the air time stunts that these pro skate
Girls Skate Jam iSkate Lizzie Armanto Australia

Lizzie Armanto, Poppy Starr Olsen will compete at Monster skate Jam in Sydney

Again, skater girls are what’s hot in skateboarding now. After Lizzie Armanto’s prowess at ABC Australian Championships, Bowl-A-Arama Wellington and Bondi, she has been invited together with Poppy Starr Olsen and a bunch of other girls (all of them, actually) by Hagan McCreath and Dar