Skateboarding will make its Olympic debut at the Tokyo 2020 Games.
At the beginning of the 1970s, there were no public skate-parks and young skaters used empty swimming pools for this purpose. Bali is a paradise for surfers; when the tropical heat is over, skating becomes “surfing on the sidewalk”, but Bali was never geared for skating.
e Maasstad, Roffa or 010, whatever you want to call Rotterdam, it’s definitely the best city for skateboarding in The Netherlands. Since I moved to the Netherlands, two years ago, I used to visit pretty often Rotterdam’s rival city Amsterdam before I finally managed to visit Rotterdam and naturally, I still really like Amsterdam and […]
The Wig is a skatepark located in Detroit, Michigan. The boys are fighting against its destruction, as they want to replace it with a parking area. We have been there to shoot some photos and to support the local crew. We need less parking and more skateparks. If you know other skateparks around the world […]
Positive Magazine has a lot of friends around Rome. We have been few times here to document the skaters life around the city, in particular in the past when they organized the WorldSkateday, as it happens in the other cities around the globe the 21st of June. This time they took us to Acilia, just […]
In the same places where the Venice Film Festival comes to life at the end of the summer, a group of teenage skaters and bikers gathers everyday after school. They arrive one at a time, never all together: there’s the one who places the workout before anything else, who doesn’t seek the group but loves […]
Farmer is a body of work that Photographer Jack Clark has currently been exploring based on the skateboarding subculture. Significantly revolved around one subject, he aims to capture not only the subject himself but any connections that add to his subject’s identity (e.g. friendship, relationships and hobbies). By capturing his lifestyle, to the basics of […]
Few friends from outside Italy asked me about skate in Rome, Italy. In the last 2 years we have been documenting in the Italian Capital the “World Skate day”. This time we want to show you the favourite spots of the local skateboarders. The first one is the Cinetown Skatepark, not far from the “Cinecittà” […]
We did a short interview with Hugo Villanova: he’s a 18 years old international model from France. He’s a young skateboarders and he started 7 years ago. How are you today Hugo? Today i’m really good ! As you travel sometimes for your work, where are you at the moment? I have been travelling in […]
Last week we have been to Athens and we discovered this amazing skatepark project in the heart of the city. Zachos Varfis (40), works in Athens as architect. “I sill love skating, but the problem was i could not go anymore in places like small skateparks with kids and very young boys, i wanted to […]