Keegan Palmer may appear small in stature when he’s lined up on the park deck but by no means is afraid to charge and huck in massive transition. Quickly approaching if not already at the heels of some of the best park skateboarders, Keegan is soon to appear on more podiums. So how is this young Australian phenom able to fly out of all the tranny? Get a glimpse at his Flip skateboard, Independent trucks, and Bones wheels he rides that help him in his Setups video above.
Thought we were done with Damn Am Japan? Not yet…here’s a compilation of Christian’s footage from the weekend. Thanks again to everyone that made this trip possible – hopefully we’ll see you all at Damn Am LA.
Dew Tour sat down with skater’s favorite skater Chris Colbourn to pick at his brain on some very important questions. So what makes this ATV rider tick? Find out in his Either, Or video above.
There are two parts to every Real Series contest: the fan-awarded prize and the judge-awarded X Games medals. Just who are these people deciding who will win Real Street gold? Meet this year’s panel of judges: Chad Muska, Chris Cole and Aaron Meza.
The Jugaad Skate Competition in Bangalore was born out of necessity to accommodate the thousands of new skaters in India. Jugaad has become a place for skaters to exchange tricks, culture, and ideas within this growing community.
May 4th join us in celebrating the 15th anniversary of the greatest pool party in history at the legendary Combi Bowl at the Vans Skatepark in Orange. Watch the gnarliest tranny skaters on earth LIVE at 2019 Vans Pool Party HERE.
This year’s summer Dew Tour competition and festival to be held June 13-16 in Long Beach, Calif. will serve as the first official global Olympic qualifying event in the U.S. for men’s and women’s skateboarding park and street competitions in 2019 and the final qualifying event in 2020. Skateboarding will be part of the Olympic Games for the first time in Tokyo in 2020, and has also been proposed as an additional sport in the Paris 2024 Olympic Games.
More than 300 of the world’s top male and female skateboarders will compete in individual Park and Street events for a chance to win the Dew Tour title, while earning valuable points toward their country’s Olympic skateboarding team. Expected to compete at this year’s event include USA Skateboarding national team members Nyjah Huston, Jagger Eaton, Tristan Rennie, Mariah Duran, Lacey Baker, Jordyn Barratt, as well as international skaters Oskar Rozenberg (SWE), Kelvin Hoefler (BRA), Pamela Rosa (BRA), Yuto Horigome (JPN), Leticia Bufoni (BRA) and Ryan Decenzo (CAN).
X Games Real Street, the all-video street skateboarding competition brought to you by Nexcare, starts April 24. Featuring brand-new video parts from: Robbie Brockel, Jamie Foy, Chris Joslin, Taylor Kirby, Corey Glick, Mason Silva, Dashawn Jordan, Trevor McClung and Chase Webb.
You can measure it in Metric or Standard, but either way the talent in Japan is off the charts! And the Damn Am Japan Finals offered up all the proof needed.
Check the footage behind how Sora Shira won the 2019 Damn Am Japan.
It’s Qualifiers and Independent Best Trick where the only question is…which of these kids will be the next Yuto?
Ben Hatchell and Lizzie Armanto tour and skating around Estonia this week. Thanks to Estonian USA Embassy for making it all happen!