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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
OG Old Guys Skateboard contest The Cove Santa Monica 2013 George Watanabe

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

Rodney Mullen, 2013 Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

Rodney Mullen, 2013 Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony Fittingly inducted into Skateboarding’s Hall of Fame the same year as Alan Gelfand (Invented the ollie on vert), a humble Rodney would be more than worthy of this honor for his adaptation of the vertical ollie to flatground alo

WeActivist Arto Saari

Join us as WeActivist Chris Pastras sits with modern day skateboard legend and new WeActivist Arto Saari to discuss his Finish roots, earning Worldwide recognition, and his rise to fame alongside Geoff Rowley and crew with Flip Skateboards.

Old Guys Skate Camp

Old guys skate camp 2013 at Etnies All pictures by Lorrie Palmos. Used with permission. Thanks a lot Lorrie!!

9 Things Rodney Mullen Can Teach You About Playing Guitar

9 Things Rodney Mullen Can Teach You About Playing Guitar Skateboarding pioneer Rodney Mullen is an artist in the same way that you guitarists reading this are artists. Over decades, he’s invented a vocabulary of skateboarding tricks and techniques that formed an entire style – a test
Protec Vans Pool Party 2013 Christian Hosoi

Vans Protec Pool Party 2013: results, pictures and highlights

Vans Protec Pool Party 2013 Bucky Lasek made a defiant comeback yesterday at the Vans Pool Party 2013 as the winner of the Pro division. Bucky Lasek unseated defending champion Pedro Barros for his third Pro title since 2010. Bucky claimed $28,000 with former winners Pedro Barros and
Mike Rogers

Sheckler Foundation’s SKATE FOR A CAUSE Raises $100K

Sheckler Foundation’s SKATE FOR A CAUSE Raises $100K The skateboard community united on Saturday and exceeded expectations by raising $100,000 at the Sheckler Foundation’s 4th Annual SKATE FOR A CAUSE event, presented by etnies, in Lake Forest! Skateboard legends Jay Adams and Dave Ha
Interview Tony Alva

Tony Alva TWS Interview Part 1

As one of the main catalysts for skateboarding’s second wave via the Z-Boys and Dogtown in the ’70s, Tony Alva introduced charisma, attitude, and superstardom to professional skateboarding, right alongside being credited with the first vertical airs in “action sports.” He was also one
Interview Tony Alva

Tony Alva Interview with TWS

30TH ANNIVERSARY INTERVIEWS: TONY ALVA PART 2 Last year TWS published the list of the 30 most iconic skaters of all time. Now is picking up where they left off with Tony Alva, and get into his influences, the number one most influential skater of all time, the genesis of airs and the
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Joshua Rodriguez Dew Session

Joshua Rodriguez Dew Session Mountain Dew Commercial with Josh Rodriguez. Josh Rodriguez has spent the past two years perfecting his skill in the bowl and the progression is obvious from this welcome video above. His feeble to smith is pretty insane.

Tony Hawk on the Importance of Constantly Evolving

Tony Hawk on the Importance of Constantly Evolving: Tony Hawk began his career as a professional skateboarder in the 1980s. Over time, he evolved that passion for skateboarding into a diversified sports empire that includes a clothing line, video game series and production company. Th