Show up to the PSU courts on Sunday, and don’t expect to see any logos. Or hear any shoutouts. But you can plan on a heated skate session, because Portland’s skaters have decided with intention, to dedicate this day truly to skateboarding and the skateboarding community.
The weather report was sketchy but in the end, the clouds parted making way for a super sweet skate clinic featuring legendary shredders, ambitious beginners and a whole lot of great people behind the scene working for the future of non-trad skateboarding. PHOTO: The straight up ripping Nina Aguilar!
Nora lives it up under the Maui sun with her signature Pro K5* Krux Truck featuring an updated hanger with stronger axles, new baseplate designs, a new pivot cup shape and new quicker turning geometry that delivers the “PUR-FECT TURN”. All of that with Nora’s original artwork, the Nora Triangles Truck gonna make you catch the island vibes this summer.
“I was happy to design a series for Homage because I love what they’re about and everything they do for the local skate community.” – Alexis Sablone
To be considered for a scholarship, you must be a skateboarder who identifies as female or non-binary and contribute to your community. Exposure is on an on-going mission to give back, and our scholarships will reward individuals who parallel our mission. Applications will be reviewed with consideration toward financial need and academic scholarship.
Mental health is the ultimate foundation. During times of depression and anxiety, it’s much harder- often impossible- to build & maintain a positive, productive life. Without a solid base, chances are your house will eventually fall down. But it is possible to go in there and add some braces and support beams. Jack that puppy up and stabilize!
A working group of skateboarding organizations has today launched a ‘Commitment to Anti-Racism in Skateboarding.’ The initiative came out of Skateistan’s Goodpush Alliance and involves organizations and individuals from across skateboarding, who seek to create an anti-racist culture in the skate community worldwide.