A group in Wishaw are trying to get a skate park built by the council. They have a Facebook page up to try and see if there is enough interest in this idea, hopefully leading to a petition to approach the council with. http://www.facebook.com/WishawSkate Any help and support is welcome from […]
The festive season is here once again, it’s also the time of year when the awesome Skateistan organisation who do amazing work in Afghanistan and Cambodia run a fundraising drive called “Keep Skateistan Rolling”. If you are looking to give some money to worthy causes in the festive season then […]
Skateboard Scotland decided to run their first Scottish Mini Ramp Championship. The last Scottish Mini ramp championship was a two-day event held by Kenny Omond at the old Crofthead ramp and the old indoor ramps up in Kirkton Community Centre in Dundee, with Mark ‘92’ Thomson taking the victory. So it has […]
The VANS Shop Riot European Finals went off recently with the Black Sheep, UK guys taking the win. Check out the article on the Vans site for more info: http://www.vans.co.uk/news/item/10206/vans-shop-riot-2013-results Day One footage: Day Two footage:
This year’s Saughton jam once again flew in the face of the weather forecast and we almost got away with a rain-free Saturday. The day started off with the return of the Young Guns jam which saw the under 18’s warming up the session and ripping up the street section […]
In its 11th year the Perth jam has gone from strength to strength and was a very fitting end to the Concrete Slayer Series this year. There were 4 groups of about 8 people entering the over 16s competition. This was a lot for Ali and Slobs to judge but […]
The weather was rad for the Dundee Jam for a change. After last year’s wash out it was great to have a dry sunny day for the jam. As always the powers that be in Dundee pulled together a well organised and Fun Jam (hence FUNdee) There was ‘real’ Djing […]
The Adrenaline Factory is a proposed extreme sports centre in Midlothian, the aim is to open it as a social enterprise and will include Scotland’s first indoor trials bike area, skateboard/BMX/scooter/in-line skate park, foam pit, climbing wall, WiFi cafe, shop. Check them out on their website at www.theadrenalinefactory.co.uk or on their Facebook Group.