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.
Already Been Done lists; many have tried, few have succeeded. And yet we decided to give it a shot cause fuck it, why not? We got the time and the technology to do it. Instead of having to remember those extensive lists of tricks done at skate spots, we built a resource that allows skaters to easily search a database of videos and trick names.
Don't let the title fool you! Shane McGrane is a beast in the streets and he's been killing it since before I was even born. We caught up with Shane to talk about his his skating career, his most recent video part, and why exactly he coined himself the "unprofessional skateboarder". Dive in for 5 minutes of ripping and an interview with the man himself.
I've been going to Montauk every summer ever since I can remember. The place is my second home. Throughout my years here I have come across a collection a worth while spots, some of which I've skated myself, some of which have never been hit. I figured it would be a good time to share it with you all.