In the frozen heartland of Finland, Jaakko Saavalainen’s do-it-yourself attitude proves that anywhere can become a skate utopia – as long as you’re willing to put in the work.
From New York to Ethiopia, DIY legend Jerry Mraz transforms neglected spaces under the cover of darkness – selflessly crafting skate spots for anyone and everyone.
Tommy Guerrero made history with skate crew the Bones Brigade. Now he's pushing himself as a musician, living the DIY dream with just one rule: do your thing.
For 15 years photographer Kevin Métallier has travelled the globe, capturing communities of skaters from all corners of the earth overcoming the obstacles presented to them.
A viral music video calls for gender equality and ridicules the absurd restrictions and male domination of women in the Middle East.
Whatever's happening in the rest of the world, skateboarders will always keep pushing forward. Here are some of the best skateboarding stories from 2016.
Three years after the country got its first mini ramp, skating has changed the lives of young Palestinians, providing a much-needed outlet with no winning or losing.
After a year of shit-storms, The Offline Issue gets back to basics by unplugging from the internet and diving into the real world.
Black Flag and Misfits producer Glen Lockett - aka Spot - was as prolific with a camera as he was on guitar, capturing the young Californian surfers, skateboarders and frontiersman punks who shaped his unique lens on life.
As Cuba’s emerging skateboarding scene opens up to the world, Toda Fuerza is the first brand with ambitions to sponsor artists, skaters and compete internationally.
Writer Joe Donnelly explores how the crumbling, surfer’s mecca of Venice in the 1970s gave rise to the legendary Z-Boys and skateboarding as we know it.
For decades, Black Blocks was a space nobody cared about until skaters took it as their own - and fought to protect it from the gentrification sweeping Atlanta.