• Skatepark review
  • Oslo Skatehall

    Skateboarding was banned in Norway on 1 September 1978, with the intention of preventing serious accidents. This did not discourage the skateboarders, and the skateboarding scene grew steadily. When the ban was lifted in 1989 the interest exploded. Skateboarders went from being lawbreakers to celebrities and youth idols. In January 2017, 28 years after the […]

  • Skatepark review
  • House of Vans London

    The House of Vans London is a new mixed use creative venue for Vans enthusiasts and those interested in skateboarding culture. It has been established as a place to participate in the cultural lineage of skateboarding that has defined the Vans brand since 1966, combining skateboarding, art, film and music. The new venue includes an […]

  • Skatepark review
  • GAME Streetmekka

    As the name suggests, Streetmekka is a facility for street culture and it represents a different reuse of disused architecture that was once a train shed which belonged to Denmark’s national rail company.  The project is a result of a partnership between Esbjerg Kommune, Realdania, TrygFonden, Nordea-fonden and GAME Denmark. In the coming years, GAME hopes […]