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February 8th, 2016

After Miles Silvas and Walker Ryan parted in good terms from Organika, unfortunately the future of Kilian Zehnder at Organika also was uncertain. Fortunately Kili found himself a new Board Sponsor that perfectly suits the way he cruises thru the streets with his smooth style. Welcome to BLVD Skateboards!!! Last week Kilian  (BLVD, Bones Bearings, Official) visited us at our illumate office. We took […]

May 22nd, 2015

Last year, some of the Bones Bearing riders visited Europe and made a stop-over in Switzerland. Check out Justin Strubing, David Loy, Taylor Bingaman and Bobby Worrest ripping Swiss Spots.   [instagram-feed id=”29875324″ num=8 cols=4]

November 29th, 2014

Last night, the Swiss Video Premier of the new Plan B Video B True, was held in the Doodah Store in Zürich. Here just some shots… Btw. As a successor this Video definitely does justice to its Video heritage. Spoiler Alert: Best Part for old guys is to see Pat Duffy’s legendary Backlip in the rain, […]

March 20th, 2014

Check out the new Spunk issue #6. Spunk skatezine covers mainly underground gnar riders and pure, raw skate stories. Fabio Martin (Independent Trucks, Ricta Wheels, Swiss Bones, Mob Grip) representing Switzerland with a sick FS Lien.

February 6th, 2014

15 years ago, I designed the Block Skatepark in Winterthur/Switzerland. With the help of IOU Ramps and a handful of motivated kids, we managed to build one of the most iconic and important Skateboard facilities in Europe. January 6th 2014 this era was over and the Skatepark shut its doors for good. Since I never […]

September 18th, 2013
August 11th, 2013

Check out the newest issue of SPUNK skate zine. SPUNK is a independent skate zine from the states, covering all kinds of very interesting skate related stories that are not penetrating the mainstream skate media. Simon Stricker (Bones Wheels, Bones Bearings, Flip Skateboards, Silver Trucks, Mob Griptape) has a gallery shot in it. Big up […]

March 10th, 2013

Just in the last second, Lucien Wampfler and Robin Fischer asked me if I want to be part of a small Project to submit a photo to the Pulp Ollie Photo Contest. After Robin explained their idea it was inevitable that I had to participate in this project. We got rewarded for our effort and […]

February 28th, 2013

Thanks to Google Analytics I figured out, that people from 18 different countries regularly (and from 31 countries total) visit my blog and only 60% of the visitors speak German and understand, what I am babbling about. My english is not that good that I coud write essays or communicate on a high level, but […]

February 18th, 2013

Checkt unbedingt das underground Skatezine “Spunk“. Jim Tesnar, der Kopf des Mags, hat sich in seiner Freizeit, seinen Bubentraum vom eigenen Mag verwirklicht und hat es bereits auf 3 Ausgaben gebracht und die 4. ist in Planung. Der Blog des Mags ist natürlich auch ein Besuch wert!  

February 1st, 2013

Wie du vielleicht schon bemerkt hast, ist Louie Barletta (Pig Wheels, Krux Trucks, Bones Bearings, Mob Grip) einer meiner Favorites und ich glaube er beweisst immer wieder, dass er diesen Status ohne Zweifel verdient. Louie Barletta ist extrem kreativ auf seinem Board und riskiert einiges um diese kreativität auf Video zu bannen. Manchmal muss er […]

January 28th, 2013

Chaz Ortiz (Silver Trucks, FKD Bearings) beweist in diesem Clip, dass er nicht nur Parks und Street League rippt sondern auch auf der Strasse weiss, was mit seinem Skate anzufangen ist. Der Clip ist zwar schon ein bisschen älter, aber wen stört’s?  

January 15th, 2013

Vans startet diese Woche die Geoff Rowley (Flip, Independent, Ricta, Mob) Week mit Interviews, Clips…. Check out 20 Jahre Rowley Interviews im Rückblick:

January 14th, 2013

Ronnie Creager (Bones Wheels) turned 39 today and he’s still rippin! Some guys are just born with it! HAPPY BIRTHDAY, RONNIE!!!  

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