You knew this was coming when Evan Smith was announced in the final eight SOTY nominations and he has a damn good chance of claiming that prize. Get stuck into his War and Peace part for Element’s new video series. He’s another that is held together with super glue and can rock up to any spot and shut it down.
If you’ve seen Figgy‘s end part in the new Emerica Made2 video then you will understand the pain that went into making his part. Here’s some raw footage from the making of it that is well worthy of a watch. Get those teas on.
The CPH Open hosted another barrage of sick skating and cold beer. Here’s Thrasher’s account of the week.
Death’s finest magician known as Richie Jackson has delivered more quirky gems in this new section. Creativity in skateboarding is everything and this bloke seems to have box loads. Always a pleasure to watch, never dull. press play for the sweets.
Read our interview with Richie with more amazing footage here.
Hats off to Thrasher for setting this up, this is the biggest feat that skateboarding has seen in years. Aaron Homoki finally conquered the Lyon 25 set and the footage, the build up, the end product, the joy, is so well captured by French Fred, Mike Gilbert, Mike and Kevin Burnett with Ali Boulala there for obvious reasons.
Well done Jaws, you mental bastard.
Salt Lake City local Tyson Bowerbank has a big bag of tricks knows how to throw a picnic too. Great part.
Watch Brazilian soil get rinsed by the incredible technical ability that only Luan Oliveira brings to the scene. The Flip pro smashes this and the filming coming from Fernando Granja and Ewan Bowman with Public Enemy putting the cherry on the cake.
Brought to you thanks to Thrasher. SOTY anyone?
Love it or hate it, Ween brings out the dark side in everyone who skates. It’s become a staple must do in the calendar worldwide with shit going down that sometimes you’d never see in a regular session.
Here’s our selection of the very best footage we could find this year. Our own edit will be with us from the Bombshelter soon. Until then, enjoy the gallery and expect this thread to keep giving all week as new edits drop on tinterweb.
Tempe Parke’s turn out in Arizona was incredible. Session went off.
Ten grand was up for grabs at the Diamond Mine, as if you were going anywhere else.
David Fucking Gravette, you animal. He even pays homage to Natas.
Sheffield’s House Jam ripped.
Chris Russell is on the rampage mate.
The Majer crew dedicated their Ween to Justin Bieber.
The rainfall couldn’t stop the session at Burnside this year.
Creature’s Ryan Reyes got the beers in for his new part.
Caveman shit went down at the Berrics.
Guretxoko Indoor Skatepark in Bilboa had a sick sesh.
You know this bloke does nothing by halves. Texan ripper Cody McEntire has rolled out another banging edit for Blind. Get on the NBD ON THE Santa Monica Triple-Set amongst others.
So Dave Mull from The Worble is nuts. This video is absolutely mindblowing in every way, what a dedicated, balls out nutcase.