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Why “Skateboarders are essential for our cities”
architecture / history / skateboarding

Why “Skateboarders are essential for our cities”

The following is an exert from a lecture given by Iain Borden the Vice-Dean for Communications and a professor of architecture and urban culture at University College London. The Following exert was originally republished by the Independent newspaper under their Independent voices section. In it he discusses skateboarding as one of the many ways of re imagining the spaces around us, those in which we occupy in our everyday lives. … Continue reading

Gino of Chocolate, on…
history / industry / skateboarding / video

Gino of Chocolate, on…

It has finally happened, one of the longest running SLAP messageboard jokes has finally come to fruition as Gino Iannucci has parted ways with Chocolate skateboards, as evidenced by his swift removal this afternoon of his name and bio from their team page. http://chocolateskateboards.com/gino-iannucci/   The forums have probably caught fire by now as the … Continue reading