Check out Team Austria's action clip from the 2013 edition of Red Bull Shr3d. Riders Philip Toplitsch, Alois Lindmoser, and Marc Swoboda gathered the footage during three days of shredding at Kitzsteinhorn in Salzburg, Austria.
This piece is a wonderfuly photographic view of the streets of LA as skater Austyn Gillette seemingly flies through the city around him. It is an excellent demonstration of the essence of street skating.
QUIK is a collaboration between theberrics.com and Quiksilver. It's a film shot exclusively on the sidewalks and streets of Los Angeles giving an unprecedented look into the world of street skating. Captured entirely from a moving vehicle, the film follows Austyn Gillette as he skates through the neighborhoods of LA's historic east-side and downtown at top speed.
Watch behind the scenes footage here theberrics.com/process/austyn-gillette.html
Get into Shaun White's head during this Pipe Course Preview at the Winter X Games 2013 in Aspen. Congratulations on the sixth win, Shaun!
Skateboarder Decio Lourenco's popularity is soaring thanks to his starring role in a YouTube video that shows him hurtling down a steep mountain road at 68 mph to set off a speed camera. Now the cops in South Africa are after Lourenco for what presumably amounts to reckless driving.
"We've handed over the matter to traffic officials and want him arrested," JP Smith, the Cape Town official in charge of safety and security, told Reuters on Thursday. "The speed limit is irrelevant. He is seen careening down the road in a reckless and dangerous manner."
The video, titled, "Spoofing the Traffic Camera--Longboarding without Limits," has garnered more than 212,000 views since it was uploaded on Jan. 26.
The Arbor Collective just dropped a teaser of their rider Ian Sams hitting some rails. Sams shows off his urban style of riding using elements found around town, including a bridge and a stair set at a school.
"Ian Sams is always somewhere. Somewhere is anywhere really... In his head, rolling up, and dropping in all qualify. We generally see him crushing it in Bear Mountain's Sunday In The Park episodes, but this year, Sams is lost. We took him out of his element and on the road with friends to film for a full length video part dropping Fall 2013. In this episode, Erik Leon joins the crew for a week of Montana mayhem and shredding in the middle of nowhere. Let it roll!"
The question of how to achieve happiness is one that mortals have been trying to answer for all of eternity. How, in this world, with all the bad things that happen like natural disasters, war, famine, social inequality, can we possibly enjoy our existence? Professional athlete Damien LeRoy shares a message about happiness, and what it means to him. His answer to happiness in life: riding a board.
"Uncommon skateboarding tricks in super slow motion. Filmed at 1,000 frames per second with a Redlake N3 high speed camera. Since skateboarding trick names are defined by common usage and these tricks are not very common, some of them don't have well-established names. So here are my best guesses as to what they should be called:
"Nils Arvidsson just got awarded Snowboarder of the year at the Transition Winter Awards held last week end in Sweden.
Rails, Park and Backcountry are Nisse's favorite playgrounds. Needless to say, he loves all kind of terrains and throw massive tricks with his own f.....n' incredible style.
He filmed for Standard Films and had a great part in their latest release 2012 as well as in Alive & Kickin', the last Rip Curl movie