Search Results for

Backyard skatepark

Flowzone: The Backyard Skatepark Edit by Justin Mousley

Before building the challenging We Are One Skate Park, the builders had to be sure everything went smoothly. In order to do so, they built the Flowzone in the backyard, and the 3ft half bowl in the garage as the testing grounds. Mat Farnworth, and Zach Nelson created this ramp in Mat's backyard with the help of many friends like Justin Mousley, who edited this video. This is how they spent their summer kickin it in the Flowzone. Enjoy!... Read More...

Be-Mag Amsterdam Week: Play your Cards right! – The definitive Amsterdam spot guide

So you’ve come to Amsterdam and brought your rollerblades. Congratu-fucking-lations. But exactly how are you gonna get you and your sorry crew out of the coffee shops and into them boots? Conventional wisdom says you need a spot guide. But conventional wisdom talks out its ass. Spot guides are useless because spot guides will only tell you where you could go. Which isn’t nearly the same as knowing where you should go. So, to help you prevent wasting precious sober-time on second- or third-rate spots, we proudly present: Play your cards right! – The definitive Amsterdam spot guide. ... Read More...

Up and comers: Dick Heerkens

I know Dick "mister shine" Heerkens for a couple of years now. He’s the friendliest dude I know in the Dutch scene. Dick is very clever and entrepreneurial, but most of all, he's a fun guy to hang out with. If we are on skates, travel, fire up the BBQ or play some soccer, he'll always be on point! When he is on skates you can see him enjoying the session, and most of the time this positive energy spreads to other skaters around him. He loves to play around but is down for some hammers as well. He does this with style and a huge trick vocabulary. If you ever have the chance to shred with him, put on your blades and do so. For now just sit back and enjoy these clips.... Read More...

Company Profile: Roc City Skates

Blading needs more shops. When's the last time you tried on a pair of skates at an actual skate shop? Yes, not many have the opportunity to pick up their goods like that. But it isn't only a matter of over-the-counter experience that may (or may not) include professional advice on what to get; local shops literally "make" scenes. This is only one of the topics that are discussed in this Company Profile with Roc City Skates out of Rochester, NY. Others being dedication and love for the sport, entrepreneurship, permits and a certain unnamed jerk. Read on.... Read More...