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Watch Still Skateboards Featuring Ben Sauer

Seattle is known for many things. It’s abundant green ambience. The fish. Oh, the fish. The markets. The street beat. The history of garage dissonance that is soothing. The negotiations of paper wrapped salmon. The sound of Ben Sauer on four wheels rolling by your apartment on a summer day with a fresh shape he…

Watch “Lost in Thought” By Hunter Martinez

Hunter Martinez has released his debut surf film, Lost in Thought. As is becoming the norm these days, this film was created primarily from personal resources (read: no sponsor dollars). Because of that fact, this film has a free and easy edit style which allows for a nice flow. No counting waves to make sure…

Watch Adidas The Liberty Cup

Adidas dropped this little promo vid to go with a new shoe release, The Liberty Cup. Still waiting for a sample to test out (size 10 1/2 is good!), but until then we’ll take their word for it. Heitor seems happy with it.

WY Premiere: Polarize Listen to their new single “Take a Step Back”

Take A Step Back’ is the second single from the band Polarize this year, following an upbeat number called “Late Nights” released back in April. Lyrically there is an authentic message that accompanies their pop approach. Lead vocalist Rudie Dodd said of the track,  “The lyrical theme is about trying not to overthink your actions,…

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Do you eat fish? Buyer beware

If so, then you’ve probably eaten farm-raised fish without even knowing it. As with everything these days, something that may have started off with good intentions has now become a bit of a problem. Patagonia produced a video on the subject a few months back which is an eye-opener, to say the least. There’s also…

Liam MacDonald Portfolio

Liam MacDonald has been on our radar for some time now. His work with Sepp Bruhwiler, and others, has been showing up in our inbox on a pretty semi-regular basis. More recently, Liam made it to the semi-finals of the Follow the Light photo contest honoring the late Larry “Flame” Moore. Well, Liam is a…

What Youth x Highway 1 At the Boathouse Collective

In true What Youth form, we had some fun last Thursday evening. We brought surf, skate, music, and art together for a great night of cultural fusion at the Boathouse Collective. We teamed up with the Southern California art group, HIGHWAY 1, to create “Heatwave”, which featured a curated show with over 30 local artists,…

7 Seas Wetsuit by Vissla Featuring Gunner Day

Take the 7 Seas suit and you’ll see how far the tube goes. A comedic homage to the Matrix with some fine surfing by Gunner Day has us frothed. If you’re looking for a warmer, lighter and flexible weekend in the water check it! A special thanks to Vissla for helping with Heatwave!

TKO Records A walk back in time.

Located in the corner of a nondescript strip mall in Huntington Beach, California, is a tiny storefront that serves as...

Over it Skaters, Drugs and Alcohol…

We’ve all had that moment in our lives when we think we are truly invincible. Whether gapping a stair set,...

HEATWAVE EVENT This Thursday Night at The Boathouse Collective in Costa Mesa

What are you doing this Thursday? If you have some free time head down to the Boathouse Collective in Costa...

Mix Tape Braiden Maither

Just when you think you’ve seen everything and know the name of every ripper, an underground charger pops into the...

Watch “Industrial Light and Magic” By FA and Hockey

Both FA and Hockey boys just put out a video of them roaming some spots. 10 minutes of raw that...

Seven Accounts to Follow on the Gram Scroll, Scroll, Scroll

Yes, there are a lot of things to keep up on Insta. Plenty of options. Like a billion options. So...

Watch “Glass Ceiling of Happiness” Featuring Kai Hing

Are actual surfers singlehandedly saving surf media? A bit of a trend has been slowly developing for a couple of...

What Youth Wears: Grace and Reese 002: A Day in August

As we are known to do, we recently connected with some friends of What Youth, Grace Dobie and Reese Turigliatto....

Follow the Light A tribute to one of Surf Photography’s all-time greats: Larry “Flame” Moore.

If you’re an aspiring surf photographer, this one’s for you. The Follow the Light (FTL) grant program–perhaps one of the...

Can Mason Ho save surfing from itself?

If you follow What Youth you might have seen that we recently anointed Mason with our first annual What Youth...

WY Premiere: Clean Spill Listen to their New Track “Under the Sun”

The Santa Barbara crew Clean Spill just released “Under the Sun” a track that is full of clean tones, while...

WY Premiere: Flying Machine Listen to their Album “Flying Machine”

Flying Machine is a band emerging from Byron Bay, Australia. The group implements elements of garage rock and punk to shape...

The Badung Strait A film by Oscar Valencia

As is often the case these days, cool little edits pop into our inbox. This one from Oscar Valencia is...

Has surfing been stolen, again?

Cultural appropriation has become a bit of a buzz phrase lately as it relates to what is seen as the...

How much longer can skateboarding…

Stay trendy? Yep, you got it. Well our friends over at Jenkem Mag dropped another gem last week about this...

The Fletchers. Surfing’s first family.

It’s hard not to see the obvious connections between the blended Hoffman/Fletcher family and our world. Whether it be surf,...

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...

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...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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....

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