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RodneyTorresNYC.com

RodneyTorresNYC.com

Rodney Torres has been ripping for years and he’s got the site to prove it. Rodney’s online portfolio RodneyTorresNYC.com archives everything from his 1994 Thrasher interview to his upcoming NYC All Stars HHF event. His Media section includes a bunch of...
Remembering Funhouse Skateboards

Remembering Funhouse Skateboards

Earlier this month we posted the unfortunate news that Funhouse Skateboards was done. Funhouse’s owner JJ Rudsill did more than just sell skateboards… he put together Old Man Jams, Cold Man Jams & renegade style jams throughout the seasons. After...
UXA: Spring 2011

UXA: Spring 2011

We’re kicking off our March features with a look at UXA’s Spring 2011 line. The UXARMY is deep rooted in the NYC skateboarding world as it’s run by Peter Huynh, Jeff Pang and Peter Bici. This isn’t just a t-shirt company, they’ve been...
OfficialNewYork.com (2011)

OfficialNewYork.com (2011)

Last month we featured Quartersnacks.com, so it’s no surprise that this month we’re featuring OfficialNewYork.com. OfficialNewYork started out in the ’90s as a small site called The City and around 1999 became Metrospective.com, which exclusively...
Belief Skate Shop (2011)

Belief Skate Shop (2011)

Last year Astoria Queens was blessed with an amazing skate park and a few blocks away a new skate shop was born. Belief skate shop (located at 29-20B 23rd Ave Astoria, NY) is a true boutique skate shop offering a nice selection of boards, sneakers, apparel and...

Shut Skates (2011)

Shut can be described with two letters… OG. Founded in 1986, Shut is NYC’s first skateboard company, and they’ve sponsored some of the most influential names in skateboarding history. Today Rodney Smith, Eli Gesner and Adam Schatz along with the Shut...
Number Nine “Another Number” (1995)

Number Nine “Another Number” (1995)

Each week in February we’ll post full parts from the Number Nine “Another Number” video (released in 1995). Number Nine was the original name for what’s now known as Chapman skateboards. Gregg Chapman started the company back in 1991 out in...
NYSkateboarding.com – v2.0

NYSkateboarding.com – v2.0

BROOKLYN, NEW YORK — New York’s daily online source for skateboarding news, events and history, NYSkateboarding.com unveils its latest incarnation this Wednesday, January 19, 2011 with new features and sections, improved organization and a fresh look. Three...
The House of Vans – Brooklyn (2011)

The House of Vans – Brooklyn (2011)

Everyone agrees that The House of Vans is Brooklyn’s latest TF. Unfortunately the space is private but if you can get an invite it’s as if you’re skating The Berrics of Brooklyn. The space is huge, brightly lit and heated. Ramps include a cement bowl, flat bank to...
Quartersnacks.com (2011)

Quartersnacks.com (2011)

Back in the early 2000’s New York skateboarding only had a few sites, one being 5050Skateboarding.com which around 2006 evolved into Quartersnacks.com and to date is one of the most well-known websites in skateboarding. The site is frequently updated and each...