War of the Thistles 2019 report

Skateboard Scotland have been running the War of the Thistles for 19 years now! This year we were fortunate enough to be able to secure a sponsorship agreement with Vans so there was more money than usual to give out to the riders that made it to the event. A total of 4 grand was […]

War of the Thistles 2017 Report

Skateboard Scotland’s War of the Thistles event is now in its’ 12th year! Time flies when you are having fun. This year the event returned from a long hiatus to Dumbarton’s Unit 23 skatepark and back to the staple of Aberdeen’s Transition Extreme Skatepark. We kicked off with Aberdeen on the 2nd of April. Everyone […]

War of the Thistles 2014 report

Skateboard Scotland organised the 9th War of the Thistles event to be held in Aberdeen’s Transition Extreme and North Berwick’s The Space over the May day holiday weekend. As you all probably know by now War of the Thistles is not your standard skate comp with rules, scores and placing’s. It is an event all […]

War of the Thistles 2013 Report

Better late than never, here’s a wee report on this years War of the Thistles weekend! Big props to all of the sponsors which supported/helped make this event what is was this year: Skateboard Scotland Monster Bawbags Entropy Concreate Skull Candy Heathen Unabomber Indy Anti-hero Bones Sidewalk A third Foot Death Oakley Lucky Edge Nise […]

War of the Thistles 2012

The event once again went off this year. Massive Thanks goes out to the sponsors who enable the event to happen every year: Skateboard Scotland Osiris Shoes Monster Energy BawBags Transition Extreme Trangression Park Death Skateboards Skull Candy Heathen Unabomber Creature Spitfire Independent Sidewalk A Third Foot Free Skateboards Matix Day 1: Transition Extreme Skatepark, […]