Weekly Roundup 📰

All the Skate Stuff You Should Know


For the latest Thrasher cover, the mag teamed up with legendary photographer Atiba Jefferson to put something special together. In a show of solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement, the front, and back of the latest issue feature portraits shot by Atiba of some of the greatest black skaters ever to step on a board. Pick up a copy at your local skateshop.



    • Skate Jawn celebrated its 10th birthday with a 20-minute video filmed in New Jersey, Japan, Texas, and Prague literally going around the world.
    • In other birthday news, Magenta Skateboards is also 10 years old! In honor of a decade of hard and softgoods, they mixed together footage from all of their projects over the past 10 years. 
    • Nyjah gave us the lowdown on his design inspiration behind his latest for Nike, the ‘Nyjah Free II.’
    • Jenkem sat down for an in-depth conversation with 20-years-old Australian SOTY Jack O’Grady.
    • Stevie Williams recently announced that Chaz Ortiz is DGK’s newest pro.
    • If you’re looking for some interesting chatter to put into your earholes don’t hesitate to subscribe to Insighted, the podcast from Dan Mancina. He’s dropping episodes every week.
    • In the latest from Vans as part of its “This Is Off The Wall” series, they featured a skate crew in Poland who worked day and night to build their own DIY skatepark in an abandoned shopping center.
    • East coast ripper Eli Reed caught up with filmer R.B Umali to share decades of advice for anyone looking to become a skate filmer.
    • Eight artists reimagined the Independent logo for Jenkem.
    • Ulph Andersson chatted with SOLO Mag about what it’s like currently living, filming, and skating in Barcelona.



    • Homies is back featuring Koston, Gerwer, Mason, Cedric, Roman, and many more as they tear through Copenhagen in the first episode.
    • Andrew Reynolds released three minutes of footage set to the sweet sounds of smooth jazz.
    • Nike just dropped new Mason Silva footage. For his part, ‘MASON’ the brand caught up with fellow teammates, tourmates, friends, and family about what makes Mason tick.
    • Naquan Rollings just threw a new edit up and it’s 9+ minutes of sick skating around NYC.
    • film by Joubert Van Staden for Vans of the team in Portugal.
    • In the latest “Not Here By Luck” episode from Nike SB, the crew caught up with Kate Shengeliya in her home city of Moscow, Russia.
    • Dope filming, sick skating, and a team that is just bonkers. All of those things and more wrapped into the latest edit from HUF, “DOT.”
    • Still Skateboards welcomed Jack to the team with a 4-minute edit that’s got some serious Guy Mariano curved ledge vibes.
    • Milton Martinez bombs a hill and gets chased by a drone in the latest from OJ Wheels.
    • Red Bull released the raw edit of Ryan Sheckler’s You Good? part, with previously unreleased footage of attempts, slams, and throwaway clips.
    • In the latest from Independent, they go “Behind The Ad” with Collin Provostto see what it takes to wallie into the pages of Thrasher Mag’s August issue.
    • Josh Pall goes off-road in Daniel Wheatley’s new edit, “Virtually Throwaway.”
    • RVCA’s “The Balance of Opposites” is a collection of footage accumulated from the RVCA skate team between 2017 and 2019 featuring Reynolds, Suciu, and the rest of the crew.
    • The final LGBTQ+ Love Note introduces even more skaters from across the globe with clips, truths, creativity, and raw talent.


    • Nike SB is set to debut a trio of celebratory Grateful Dead x Dunk Lows and they hit skateshops July 24th.
    • Pioneering skate brand Vision Street Wear is back with a new collection of tees and hoodies for Summer 2020. 45 years old and still going strong.
    • Baker released its fall catalog and now we want to buy all the things.
    • DC x In4mationhad collab drops July 18th at midnight over on in4mation.co.
    • Inspired by legendary sports history and heritage – éS introduced its Podium Pack.
    • Primitive dropped a regional capsule collection featuring cities from around the globe like LA, NY, Paris, Tokyo, Berlin, and others.
    • Enjoi has a new “Go For The Gold” board series out featuring pro models from Louie Barletta, Zack Wallin, Enzo Cautela and Samarria Brevard.
    • Bronson Speed Co just released Leo Baker’s signature G3 bearing.
    • The Nine Club x Stance socks collab is out and available right here.
    • The Crail store is full of new softgoods from Girl and Chocolate’s third drop.
    • Atlas skate shop in San Mateo, CA just dropped capsule collection and established a community service initiative for social and racial justice.



Kareem Campbell is getting into the podcast game with a new project titled The Ghetto Bird Show. The first episode dropped this week and Campbell and co-host Rob Cahill chatted skateboarding and culture. Over the years Campbell has been pretty low-key so being able to hear firsthand accounts of things as they went down is going to be rad.


Back in 2017, Mike V and The Gonz hit up the Brooklyn Banks in the rain the rip around the historic spot while it was still around. Now, you’re able to purchase a print from the iconic session right here.