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

A Chat with Shama Check Out His New Film

Shama is from Jamaica. He has style and this short film highlights his upbringing and roots growing up on the island. He found surfing and it has taken him to new places with new friends. He continues to share his smile, flow, and wisdom wherever he may go. This piece above puts this into motion….

Nic Von Rupp Is Working His Ass Off Check Out Rail Road

As has been covered extensively across the internet and numerous social feeds, the Nic Von Rupp content machine has been busy with a cool project titled, Rail Road, which was shot and edited by Gustavo Imigrante. Loosely, it’s a travel piece through Europe via train-which gives it a unique feel-and features Nic doing what he…

Adidas and Tyshawn Are At It Again Rolling Through NY

From the Adidas press machine. Let’s read, watch and enjoy. Tomorrow, adidas Skateboarding will release the second installment of Tyshawn, a signature Pro shoe honoring the Bronx-born team rider and Thrasher Skater of the Year, Tyshawn Jones. Accompanying the delivery comes a 60-second video directed by William Strobeck, shot by Zander Taketomo and Kirk Dianda….

Watch Strike Missions: Southern Frontier Presented by O’Neill

O’Neill just dropped a new episode from the Strike Missions video series featuring Timmy Reyes and Noah “Waggy” Wegrich. The boys apparently ventured through the “southern frontier” (wherever the fuck that is) and it looks like they definitely scored some fun ones. The footage also reminds that suiting up in hoodies and boots can actually…

WY Summer Wish List Six Products We Wish For This Summer

Call this whatever you want. But sometimes Reddit feeds don’t exactly do justice for something fresh as summer lemons. Maybe this will? Here are some goodies that we recommend you share with a friend and get a hug in return. Public disclaimer: We were not paid to share this rad shit, so you should just…

Space Bat Killer Interview A Chat with Sean Bernhardt

Space Bat Killer also known as Sean Bernhardt is from Brielle, New Jersey and caught our eye. His range of work has hints of early 1900’s Dadaism melded with Pop Surf Surf Americana. His collages transport one’s imagination to vibrantly colorful planes of crossover dimensions. We had a moment to discuss his creative process, how…

Watch “MIKE” Presented by Adidas

Mike Arnold hails from Bristol, England and is now officially on Adidas. Also, his kicks are looking fire. His lines are drawn out from questionable terrain and are to be scoped on replay. This video “MIKE” seems to put all of that together nicely. Check it.

Watch “Seance” By Welcome Skateboards

We attended the Seance premiere at the Observatory in Santa Ana and were welcomed with familiar faces that we adore. We sat down and glued our eyes to the film compiled with two years of footy. Welcome got shit done, and Jake Selover decimated heavy transition (give this kid a board already). After the film,…

Download “Forward, To Past.” Starring Dion Agius and Craig Anderson

Goofyfoots just seem to have more fun. Not sure why, but to find out just watch this new ten-minute film...

Watch”Portugal Clip” Starring John Mel

John Mel has hops. This we know. The Mels have surfing in their DNA with deep roots in the Santa...

Beyond The Streets A celebration of street art.

Art comes in many forms and some of the most creative works are often tied to something of intense passion....

Watch Brendon Gibbens Vol. 3 Brendon for Banks Journal

Watch Brendon free surfing in South Africa around J-Bay and the Western Cape. His attitude is polite and understated while...

Watch FA Flatground Entertainment Warehouse Play

Between work, here is some play. Watch some of the boys from FA lay down some tricks down on flat...

Watch “Crewsy Euro Surf Vacation” Starring Mitch Crews

Mitch Crews headed for Europe to scope some ramps, and tubes. He knows the road well by staying refreshed with...

Photo Credit: Chris Peel Portfolio 040: Three Phones, One Camera

Although Chris Peel has been around for a while, more and more of his stuff was beginning to find it’s...

WY Mashup No. 3

Fronted by Ozzy Osbourne, Black Sabbath arrived on the music scene in 1968. They have pioneered the heavy metal sound...

Watch “New Religion” Featuring William Aliotti

Young French charger, William Aliotti, who originally hails from the island of St. Martin in the Caribbean, but now makes...

WY Mashup No. 2

Ultimate Spinach was a psychedelic rock band from Boston, Massachusetts. The album Behold and See was released in August of...

Planetary Punt $20 G to Fame…

About a year ago a good friend of What Youth, local Santa Cruz artist Tim Ward, approached us with a...

Photo Credit: Sarah Kinsella Portoflio 039: A Natural Eye

Sarah “Louise” Kinsella is a photographer based in Sydney with an eye for life. She picked up photography from her Dad...

Watch “The Quieter You Are The More You Can Hear” Craig’s New Flick

Craig Anderson has been working on a new film with Kai Neville, and Dav Fox titled The Quieter You Are...

WY Premiere: Tijuana Panthers Listen to their New Single “Little Pamplemousse”

The wait is finally over. Tijuana Panthers newly released single “Little Pamplemousse” is the second track off of their upcoming...

Watch “Robots From” Episode 5

Grant Noble and some friends went to Salidita for his birthday and returned with some footage to remember. While there...

WY Mashup No. 1

We are introducing some new songs to get your week going called the WY Mash Up. It is a weekly...

The Vault: Off Beat with Stefan Janoski Living in Miami, skateboarding in the Olympics and reading material

We were looking through the WY library and came across a chat with Stefan Janoski back in 2016. Turns out...

Girl We Adore: Sophie Lynn Time Travel, Ice Cream and Netflix

What Youth: What’s your full name? Sophie: Sophie Flores Do you have any nicknames? Auntie Pee Pee What music have...

Watch “DAEWON” Documentary His Life

Here is the film about Daewon’s upbringing, introduction to skateboarding and his influence. The 30 years of his career is...

Watch “Bocas Del Scoro” Down South

Simon Hetrick, Sam Neiger, and Matt McQueeney sought tubes on the Panamanian Islands of Bocas Del Toro and they found...

Photo Credit: Ashton Herman Portfolio 038: Gone with the Lens

Ashton Herman gets shit done. Young Ashton came to us via a persistent badgering to be a WY intern. We kinda...

WY Premiere: The Oogars Listen to their New Single “Scream”

Hailing from Byron Bay, The Oogars caught our attention with their surfy-meets-doo-wop sound, with a hint of retro but modern all...

Pasta or Pizza? Place, Bake and Enjoy

Oliver Risi was on the North Shore. While staying at the Volcom house they harnessed fun out of their surroundings...

Watch O’Neill’s “Strike Missions” Paradise Lost

Our friends at O’Neill just shot us over a nice little clip of what appears to be a new, ongoing...

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