Surfing, Skateboarding, Music, Photography, Travel, Culture and general antics of the youth on the run.

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Watch Mark Gonzales’ JB&V A tribute to Van Wastell

It’s been 8 years since Van Wastell passed away. Gonz put together an edit honoring one of the most fearless skaters...
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Watch Andrew Allen’s C Roll “Leftover Leftover’s” from Boys of Summer

Leftover leftover’s of Andrew Allen from Boys of Summer.
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Watch Jake Anderson for Stussy As psyched as you can get to rip in 51 fucking seconds

I watched this just now and now want to terrorize streets. Jake Anderson’s skating, this song and edit by Jared...
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Watch Peter Ramondetta’s new Huf part “Fuck yeah, Pete.”

Peter Ramondetta is one of our favorite skaters and people ever. And today he dropped this new part with Huf...
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Wy Recommends: South Swell edition Your first summer shopping list

We’re on the eve of the first collision between north and south swells of the year. A great time to...
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Are you a Lizard of Summer? Contribute your clips to be featured in the new episodes

OK, by now you’ve seen our show Lizards of Summer. It’s the hottest mess we’ve got. We call it the dregs...
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Watch “Bordeaux Exposure Remix” With Leo Valls and friends

Leo Valls and company skating around Bordeaux in black & white. A sweet edit, with some lines only Leo could...
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Watch The SOTY “MAXED OUT” Video #AVE4HAOLE

Evan Mock documented the behind the scenes of the SOTY trip with Ave and Terp, all on his iPhone, in...
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Watch Supreme’s “Pussy Gangster” A video by William Strobeck

Supreme’s team is full of misfit toys. And with William Strobeck behind the lens, skating the most claustrophobic of Parisian neighborhoods....
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Watch “Elephino” RVCA crew hits South Africa

Starring Greyson Fletcher, Josh Harmony, Aiden Campbell, Julian Davidson, Kevin Long and Yann Horowitz.

Watch the trailer for Away Days Adidas’ first skate film is coming in May

FINALLY, Adidas is coming out with a skate film. We’re extremely hyped about their new project releasing in May. It took...
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Watch Adidas Matchcourt With Lucas Puig, Mark Gonzales, Na-kel Smith, and more

Team Adidas explored Shanghai, Gran Canaria and NYC in this new clip. With an A-list team, it’s hard to disappoint. Lucas...
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Trailer for Holy Stokes! The new Volcom skate video

Volcom is back at it again, with a brand new skate video. After nearly two years of filming, the team...
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Watch: We Watch a throwback feel with a fuck you attached

Here in Socal we are dealing with the sweltering heat and waiting for the waves to arrive, so we were...

Kevin Terpening for Stussy A Short Film From Jared Sherbet

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Portraiture from “Stuck to Me” Ryan Allan and Kristina Patterson shoot the who’s who of Mark Oblow’s solo show

As we said before, the opening reception at Mark Oblow’s “Stuck to Me” show was incredible. From the art, to...
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Photos from Mark Oblow’s Solo Show Back Den on display for “Stuck to Me” in Los Angeles

We’ve been to our share of art shows. Generally they’re stuffy, deflating (art is expensive) and pretentious. But last week...

Help Save Channel Street Legendary San Pedro Skatepark needs our help

Nothing pisses us off like bureaucracy getting in the way of shredding. And that’s what’s happening in San Pedro, California...

There’s a Starman Waiting in the Sky David Bowie dies at age 69

David Bowie died last night after an 18-month battle with cancer. He was 69. Bowie’s unparalleled influence and incredibly innovative...
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The 2015 What Youth Slideshow All the fun that we had, set to Lou Reed

New Year’s would have to be our favorite holiday. It’s the only one with little to no religious associations, and...
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The What Youth 2015 The best photos of the year: action and lifestyle

The amount of imagery that comes through these doors is incredible. And in a world run mad by social media,...
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The Long Wave Goodbye A film by Poler Stuff and Nike starring Donovan Piscopo and Daryl Angel

It’s no secret that skateboarding and surfing have been existing in more harmony than usual. And it hasn’t been ignored...
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The Stores that Carry What Youth Tell ’em Santa sent ya

We’re a week away from Christmas, two weeks away from New Years and three weeks from the release of What...
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The What Youth 2015 Our Top 5 Interviews of the Year

We spend most of the year talking to people. Record. Talk Talk Talk. And then we show you. That’s one thing...

Watch “It’s Pickle Time” New short vid from Alltimers

Canadian boys Charles Rivard, Dustin Henry, Ben Blundell and [not Canadian] Andrew Wilson star in, “It’s Pickle Time.” Filmed by Rob...
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Watch Cass McCombs’ “I Cannot Lie” The song from that Dylan Rieder part now has a music video

Cass McCombs released his long-awaited collection of songs A Folk Set Apart: Rarities, B-Sides & Space Junk, Etc. today on...
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Want to Write for What Youth? We’re (still) looking for contributing writers and interns for 2016

[Update: If you already sent through your work for our previous callout, we’re still in the process of going through...

Watch FA/HOCKEY FIGHT/FUCK II THE MOVIE

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Watch Ishod Wair’s “iphone” Video A rather convincing SOTY campaign rally

We just got back from a trip to Japan with Ishod. There’s actually an iPhone clip in this that Terp...
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The What Youth Holiday Wish List The rad stuff you need to buy (or have someone buy for you)

Well, we’re here. The holiday season. The scent of consumerism and dead birds is wafting through the crisp air. There...
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Watch The Boys of Summer Jeff Kutter of Supreme’s new, mostly shot on iPhone vid

Jeff Kutter from Supreme released this skate vid shot mostly on iPhone came out and it’s fucking sick. Watch it...
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Welcome to the Team: Curren Caples Nixon votes Curren on to their global team. So we took him skating.

Nixon’s always had a special team. Think Andrew Reynolds. John John Florence. Rick McCrank. Tony Hawk. Nathan Fletcher. Chippa Wilson. They...