Waxing a ledge is pretty basic, but in case you haven’t done it before, we’re here to help. Waxing reduces the friction between your board and the ledge, helping you do your trick on sticky obstacles. Check out our step-by-step instructions on how to wax a ledge then peep the video where Adam breaks it down. Once you’re finished with all that, pick up some wax and find your first victim!
For being one of the gnarliest dudes to step on a skateboard, Dave Bachinsky has flown under the radar. Dave combines tech street skating while murdering tranny, adding in a high dose of speed! Dave Bachinsky’s Welcome to Darkstar part lives up to all of its expectations. Congrats Dave you killed it! After you watch the video, check out our recent Dave Bachinsky interview.
At long last, our beautiful home town of San Luis Obispo has opened up a new skatepark! Though we loved the old SLO skatepark, it was in serious need of replacement. After years of fundraising, public forums and city council meetings, the park is finally complete and open for business. What better way to celebrate such a momentous feat than with a huge grand opening?
Take a visual trip throught the new Tavik Apparel Spring 15 drop. Wovens, tees and shorts make this proper kit a keeper, on or off the board.
In commemoration of the brand new SLO Skatepark opening, our good friends over at Crailtap hooked us up with a radical collab with the legendary Chocolate Skateboards. Crailtap is a favorite around these parts, so needless to say we’re beyond stoked on the privilege to bring you the exclusive Chocolate SLO Deck and T-Shirt!
Ben Raybourn has been on a killing spree lately. Getting tons of coverage in the mags, and consistently putting out new footage that’s the perfect mix of creative, gnarly and raw. His latest part, Raybourn To Roll, is no exception—and a definite must watch. Presented by The Skateboard Mag, check it out!