15 Things You Didn’t Know About Mike Vallely words: Adam Salo 1. It was at a Del Mar vert contest in the ’80s when Mike Vallely really got shook. “Halfway through my run,” Vallely says, “I got pitched off the wall in a weird way.” Chris Miller was judging that afternoon, and quickly announced that […]
Ricki Bedenbaugh, aka “The Dude,” is a filmer/editor based in Long Beach, CA who has worked for 411VM, New Deal Skateboards, Element skateboards and currently works with Etnies. Ricki let us dig around in his home office for a few hours and here’s what we found. Also, be on the lookout for Ricki’s Etnies Europe video dropping online Monday Dec. 12.
Young Julian Davidson unwittingly graces film emulsion
The 2013 Tampa Pro contest might be the best one to date. Luan Oliveira, Nyjah Huston, Chaz Ortiz, Ishod Wair and so many others put it down! Check out our video from the finals.
Powell Peralta AM Brad McClain came in swinging at the Copenhagen Pro bowl contest. No one was even expecting him to kill it this hard. Check it out!
Extras from the Vietnam motorbike skate trip featuring Jerry Hsu, Joey Pepper, Keegan Sauder, Javier Mendizabal, and Michael Mackrodt.
Who wouldn’t want a free iPad?
Leo Romero bangs out this sick nosebluntslide cover and a full BroStyle interview for our October/November issue out on newsstands now. Also check out the Volcom Puerto Rico/Mexico trip, the Stereo AZ trip and more.
This edition of Raiders of the Archives features former pro-skater, filmmaker, photographer Greg Hunt to coincide with his feature photo portfolio in the latest issue of Skateboarder Magazine. Greg has made some of the biggest and best videos of the past ten years including The DC Video and Alien Workshop’s Mindfield. Greg is currently working for Vans and their upcoming video project.
Silas talks about his pro shoe and then rips shit up.
Photos and Video from Nick Garcia’s pro party hosted by Element Skateboards from Friday night.
Former Flip and NikeSB filmer, Kurt Hayashi let’s us raid his basement that houses such gems as a giant Lance Mountain painting, classic Gonz photos and more.