The I Should Not Be Here Crew are coming at you with a night of skateboarding, zines and free beer. Everything that will provide that fuzzy feeling basically. Get on down to Curve Dept skateshop on the 16th of December for a good one.
“Mouth of the Ribble” is a purely independent skateboard film produced by Jake Powell. Dodging all the little scrotes and fake cock wielding cougars this crew tear up every spot in sight, reminding us why Blackpool still holds a spot on the map. If you’re still skeptical, head on down to Bootleg Social on the 21st of November and see all the blood that’s been poured into this film.
Epicly Palestine’d is a unique story about how skateboarding has developed completely from scratch along the West Bank despite being unable to purchase skateboards and being constantly confronted with the challenges offered by the military occupation. See how a scene can be built in the most unlikely of places and believe.
Tonight the 26th of August House of Vans London are hosting a special screening of the film as well as a Q&A with the film-makers which will be followed by a shred!
Today, 22nd August, Friends of Stockwell Skatepark are hosting a Jam at short notice. If you’re around today and need something to do, get down for the usual BBQ, Music and overall good vibes. Even if you’ve got something to do, ditch it. What’s better than skating after all?
3pm onwards and run it into the night, everyone is welcome.
Learn a little more about Britain’s friendliest place to skate, Stockwell AKA Brixton Beach below.
The weekend of 5th and 6th of September will be calling folk down to the coastal towns of Brighton and Hastings for two days of skateboarding goodness. Beachy Shred is a new weekend event with street and bowl jams at the Level in Brighton on Saturday and The Boyley in Hastings on Sunday.
Expect £2k worth of best trick prizes over the weekend, freebies, an after party in Brighton on Saturday night and a whole load of top people getting together for a schralp. Spread the good word and get this in your dairy.
Seen the new bowl at The House skatepark in Sheffield yet? It’s a beast and opened just before xmas. Get the 7th February in your diary as their pool party event will have riders from Heroin and Death Skateboards and some hardcore bands playing too whilst the snow is probaly falling outside.
The Skate Interiors show will grace London throughout the weekend of November 29th/30th. Everything showcased will feature bespoke furniture made from skateboards and skate parts combined with metal work and upholstery made by Barry Kay alongside art from Simon Skipp. Put it in your diary as it looks fun.
The UK Championships has been announced to take place across the weekend of the 19th/20th of October in Nottingham’s Flo Skatepark. Expect £10,000 to be handed out on Sunday night those who bring the best bag of tricks.
The weekend of the 12th and 13th of October will host the Vans Shop Riot. Leeds is the city, the Works Skatepark is the location. Put it in your dairy as these finals will have every winning shop in Europe in attendance to win the €5000 prize.