Vans has glorified as one of the best brands in skateboarding history due to its commitment to the culture of the industry. Not to mention, they were the first shoe designed specifically for skateboarders. They have always been able to resonate with skate culture while also bring something new and unique to the table. From epic collaborations, to heavy video parts, Vans never seems to disappoint. One of their most popular collaborations was with George Lucas studios for the Vans x Star Wars collection in 2014. Check out the video below.
Ben Berkowitz breaks down the story of how New Haven's underground Temple Street garage was trasnfomed into a DIY and gives tips about the politics of working with your local town government to bring skateboarding to your community in new ways.
For the first event of our Down the Line contest series, we have teamed up with the infamous Looney Tunes in West Babylon to put together a one of a kind game of skate tournament.