Simon’s gives us his Top 5 critters seen around the world.
Sebo Walker takes on Tom Schaar in the first round of Mano A Mano at Woodward West. About Mano A Mano. 16 of the best mini ramp skaters in the world were invited to Woodward West to compete in the third annual Mano A Mano: a single-elimination, bracketed Game of S.K.A.T.E. tournament. Follow the four weeks of head-to-head matchups starting April 10 and concluding on May 5 when we crown our champion.
2018 SLS World Tour is gonna be lit!
May 26 & 27 • SLS Pro Open • London
July 7 • Stop One • Los Angeles
August 26 • Stop Two • Rio De Janeiro
Stay tuned for the unveiling of an exciting all new World Championship!
Patrick’s always bustin’ at a backyard barger, or local DIY, so Independent sat him down and picked his brain about Omar Hassan, Black Label, Lucero, and more! Take a trip into the mind of Patrick Ryan in this ‘5 & 5’ installment.
Kader Sylla gives you the 411 on what to do if you got let loose in Independent’s warehouse.
New Tensor ATG (All Terrain Geometry) Totally Redesigned Mag Light and Aluminum Trucks.
Danny Garcia and Sammy Montano enjoy the streets of LA.
Los Angeles-bred Diego Johnson comes through with some ripping lines and stylish moves around his hometown for the newest installment of our Royal Loyal series. Diego’s new Classic Crown colorway for Royal Trucks is available at finer skateshops worldwide.
Roope Tonteri and Jaakko Ojanen skate mini ramp transitions on an spinning ice carousel. You may already be familiar with the crazed wanderings of Tonteri’s travelling mini-ramp. The Finnish snowboarder has resolved the quandary of ‘nice ramp, shame about the neighbourhood’ by bringing his own ramp to just about wherever his heart may roam.
High in the treeline or floated out across a lily-pond lake, and now onto the ice floes of a dead Finnish winter, Tonteri’s mini ramps are a thing of wonder. For full effect, they cut a massive disc out of the ice using chainsaws so that the ramp could gently spin to catch the wilderness panorama while they skated
Australian Theeve Trucks Team riders hit a few parks on the Gold Coast.
Here’s a look back at what’s gone down so far in 2018 with Bones. Featuring Taylor McClung, Jordan Hoffart, Tyler Franz, Nolan Miskell, Aaron “Jaws” Homoki, Jordan Grace, TJ Rogers, Sierra Fellers, Chris Joslin, Corey Glick, Dakota Servold, Ryan Decenzo, Lizzie Armanto, Keegan Palmer, CJ Collins, and Nate Greenwood.
Through a series of active lifestyle events, The 420 Games works to break down the stereotypes that have been built up during the era of cannabis prohibition. This year’s 420 Games took place in Venice Beach and included a full bowl competition with some of the best in the world!