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Take a ‘Breather’ in B.C Vancouver skate underground didn’t take a (hiatus)

Back in the day Vancouver, BC was once the hot bed of skateboarding in Canada and for much of North America. Events like Slam City Jam and Girl alum like Rick McCrank and Rick Howard would ensure the worlds best enjoyed the perks of the original #VANlife. Then everything got capped and skaters realized there…

Nate Tyler and Chippa Wilson in Aerobics by OCTOPUS

Everyone knows Chippa and Nate are huge fans of jazzercise and aerobics as seen in OCTOPUS’s newest edit shot by the mystical Nate Leal. If you look closely you can see them getting pumped up in the intro. – WY    

The Flounders’ Cup Are the Judges Going to Blow It?

  There’s no second chance to make a first impression…and god I hope the WSL nails the judging on this one. I don’t know about anyone else but I’m sick to death of seeing the same butt-stalls and arm-drags so guys can lock into a 5 second tube. The novelty has worn off.   Thankfully…

Girl We Adore: Christiana Mortoccia

“The best thing you can do is live in the present and never question the future.” Finding solitude between past and future. Christiana lives in the present. Free to be. Boundless to no labels, we discussed her roots and lust for life.   What is your full name? Christiana Quinn Martoccia   Where did you grow up?…

Full Speed Through Mar del Plata w/ Milton Martinez ARGENTINIAN SURF CAPITAL IS A RUGGED SKATE PARADISE

Known for it’s surf and tourism scene, Mar del Plata in Argentina also has it’s share of rugged skate spots as hometown boy Milton Martinez proves in Volcom’s latest ‘My City’ series. As the 7th largest city in the country, when the Atlantic isn’t throwing waves at the coastline there is often something new to…

Un-immaculately Beyond Conception FOLLOWING THE TRAIL OF ‘SEX CULTS + ANARCHY’

  Un-immaculately Beyond Conception “If we are always arriving and departing, it is also true that we are eternally anchored. One’s destination is never a place but rather a new way of looking at things.”  ― Henry Miller, Big Sur and the Oranges of Hieronymus Bosch   Henry knows. Whether exploring the darkest depths of a debauched…

YOUTH ON THE RUN WITH EITHAN OSBORNE

  WY: How was that trip with Ford [Archbold], and Tom [Carey]?  My trip with Ford and Tom was sick. Ford’s sense of humor with Tom’s energy is a funny combo! You’re coming off some serious injuries. But you look like you’re in good form. How’d you get hurt?  On a Billabong Bloodlines trip in…

Thrasher and Adidas Present “Hell of a Paradise”

  Only Thrasher and Adidas can bring together a crew of total legends to Waikiki for the “Hell of a Paradise” invitational. The remake of the Y-Ramp made famous back in ’89 brought together young and old. Mark Gonzalez, Christian Hosoi, Eric Dressen, Daewon Song, Andrew Reynolds, Mark Appleyard, Louie Lopez, Greyson Fletcher, David Gonzalez…

One Roll: Dylan Goodale Indonesian Nirvana

  “ The plane’s engines roared and I laid back in relief. We’d finally escaped the wearing flatness and endless...

A Hawaiian Exploration w/ Skater Evan Mock Skating, Surfing, + Shark dive guiding w/ the triple threat

Evan Mock is a true triple threat in the game and we’re not even talking about one of his first...
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Austyn Gillette Hates Calling “It” a Sport On Skating, Surfing, + FORMER for Playboy

Suspend the fact that Playboy is now making skateboards from your mind for a minute – because that is a...

ROARK PRESENTS: CAMINO ABIERTO

The fine gentleman at Roark Revival have always put an emphasis on travel and the spirit of adventure. If this...

Alex Olson + Caleb Barnett Battle For Skateboard Supremacy A snake run “contest” for NYC glory

Over the weekend in Brooklyn the first-ever Quartersnacks Cup went down. After taking over a local BMX pump track sixteen...

Dusty Payne: Back From the Dead Catching Up with Maui’s Favorite Son

In between doctors and dentist visits, we had the chance to catch up with Dusty after his near-death wipeout at...

Watch: ‘No Idea’ Full-length Alltimers team video from a years’ worth of filming

  The first full-length from New York’s Alltimers features full parts from Etienne Gagne, Dustin Henry, and a Tyler Warren /...

Ear Candy: The Priests Because Iggy Says So

      I’m writing this while listening to the debut album Nothing Feels Natural by D.C. professional badasses Priests,...

“The F*&cking Catalina Wave Mixer” Novelty Waves and Buffalo Milk

This is Catalina. Between Buffalo country, the casino and legendary wine mixers (think Will Ferrell) the island has been known...

WASTED TALENT PRESENTS THROUGH THE PINES A SHORT FILM BY GUILLEM CRUELLS

    Our friends over at Wasted Talent produced this beautiful feature on three things we love: Brendon Gibbens, Chippa...

Kader Sylla Welcomed to the RVCA Family What’s next for the WY cover boy?

In the shady underworld of organized crime only The Boss can initiate an associate into the family, allowing them to...

“Distant Sky” Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds Live in Copenhagen A VISUAL AUDIO EXPERIENCE

Last night folks wearing mostly black were treated to a glimpse into the soul of the most prolific Prince of...

PORTRAIT 001 Griffin Loop

Our friend and filmmaker Jeff Alper recently collaborated with artist Griffin Loop on an awesome short film. The film, shot...

Leo Valls Roaming Paris in “The Ocean” by Blake Myers

When Blake Myers isn’t dropping the next big surf flick, he’s working on passion projects in France, like this little...

Go Big or Go Sit in The Car A LOOK THROUGH THE LENS WITH THE LEGENDARY GRANT BRITTAIN

Grant Brittain is a pioneer. A legendary skate photog who showed us how to look through the lens at a...

The Thomas Campbell Collection by Vissla

Board-building, art and apparel? That’s what iconic artist Thomas Campbell is doing with Vissla, a brand that promotes creative freedom,...

HUMP CLUB Your Wednesday Music Round-up with Maya Eslami

Watch Sam Evian’s Video for “Health Machine” Sam Evian, the project of New York-based musician Sam Owens, sounds like a...

The Entire Universe And Catch Them Live at Zebulon Tonight

Watch The Entire Universe’s New Video And catch them live at Zebulon tonight LA-based three-piece The Entire Universe have a...
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HUMP CLUB Your Wednesday music round-up with Maya Eslami

Listen to Target Demographic   Target Demo by Target Demographic Kentucky-based shredders Target Demographic are heavy, scuzzy, and everything you...
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HUMP CLUB Your Wednesday music round-up with Maya Eslami

Listen to Iceage’s “Pain Killer” ft. Sky Ferreira I am completely obsessed with Copenhagen’s Iceage, and their new track “Pain...
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Exclusive Stream: Never Betters Listen to their new EP “Guns + Roses’ Roses”

Never Betters are fast, dirty, and filled with the kind of angst and pulsating energy and spirit we can’t help...

Volcom’s Road Rager at What Youth With Ryan Burch, Ozzie Wright, live performance by Manipulator and so many of you eating tacos and drinking beer

This is seriously what makes us tick. Days and nights like this. At or place. After spending the morning and early...
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WY Premiere: Lime Cordiale Watch their video for “What Is Growing Up”

Australian-based duo Lime Cordiale, formed by brothers Louis and Oli Leimbach while in high school, sound like the soundtrack to...
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Watch “Today’s Harvest” There goes Clay Marzo blowing our minds again

Clay surfs like a damn cat stuck on a hot tin room in the best possible way. He just jumps...

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