Slam City Skates Blog

Chad Muska Interview

Chad Muska is a legend who has visited us more than a few times over the years. Whether on his first visit to Europe or bringing his infectious energy to the shop...

Mark Suciu Interview

Mark Suciu Interview - Slam City Skates

There isn't another skateboarder who has bookended the last decade with their presence in the way Mark Suciu has...

Nike SB Rayguns QS

SB Heritage Dunks don’t come much better than this limited QS release. Re-imagined in tribute to Nike SB legend, Sandy Bodecker, who regularly wore a Raygun Hood with tie-dye pattern...

adidas Superstar 80’s x Blondey

The vegan friendly Blondey Superstar 80's have a skate ready clear TPU upper. Vegan suede tongue, 3 stripes and heel tab. A gum shell toe, gold foil Blondey...

Milton Keynes Skate History

Milton Keynes rich skateboarding history explored. See visual gifts from the archives of Leo Sharp and WIg Worland and read the tales behind them...

SLAM x R.A.D T-SHIRTS

We are stoked to have just released these limited edition T-Shirts with the good folk over at the Read And Destroy archive...

THAMES

We have just released the very first drop of Thames boards. Slam team rider Blondey McCoy is a multifaceted creative...

Sean Cliver Interview

Sean Cliver's story is an inspiring and uniquely magical tale and we are glad we got to delve into...

Vans Sid Pro Wear Test

Some of our staff recently put a new shoe from the Vans range through it's paces. The Vans Sid Pro was first released...

Nancy

Nancy is a brand new company from our capital and we are stoked that we are going to be stocking it...

Auteurs: Ewan Bowman

What you’re about to read is the latest in our Auteurs series whereby we chat to notable lens wielding humans working within the skate industry...

Darius adidas Liberty Cup Video

To celebrate the release of the new Liberty Cup shoe from adidas, Slam team rider Darius Trabalza, part of the heavy adidas skateboarding UK squad...

John Rattray- Why So Sad?

I’ve been organising a little fundraising cycle-skate adventure for the last three years. Together we’ve raised around $10,000 USD for...

Rassvet Profile

Here is our second company profile. These features are designed to shine some light on brands you may not be familiar with and...

Bobby Puleo Interview

Bobby Puleo is one of our favourite skateboarders with a rich history which was recently comprehensively delved into by The...

Tyshawn Jones Interview

The meteoric rise of Tyshawn Jones has been meticulously documented in a world where every single moment is now...

Brandon Westgate Interview

In his early days of sponsorship, Brandon Westgate assisted his dad with handyman jobs around their neighbourhood in Wareham, Massachusetts...

Caleb Barnett Interview

Caleb Barnett reminds me of Brian Anderson and, as BA is one of his idols, I hope he’s thrilled with this comparison...

Supra Rise & Defy Tour

We were stoked to be a stop on the Supra Rise & Defy tour. It was amazing to have Muska and the crew in our Covent Garden Shop again...

Metropolitan

Metropolitan is a company romanticised by many of us which represents a magical time in skateboarding history and our own...

Nike SB Trust Fall

Trust Fall is a new Nike SB video edited by Slam team rider and Atlantic Drift mastermind Jacob Harris...

Josh Kalis 20 Years Later

We've said it before on many occasions but Josh Kalis has always been the consummate professional and one of our favourite skateboarders...

DC 25th Birthday Party

DC shoes are about to celebrate their 25th Birthday and you are invited to come and celebrate with them! It's going to be...

Nike SB Trust Fall Premiere

You are invited to the London Premiere of the new Nike SB video "Trust Fall". This video is going to be amazing, it was shot by Slam...

GSD 19 Photo Gallery

It was an epic turn out to Go Skateboarding Day this year. Hundreds of humans shredding for Ben Raemers...

Stimulus: Nick Jensen

One of the greatest things about skateboarding is the diversity of people it attracts to the culture...

Kelly Hart on SLS

We were stoked to receive a surprise visit from Kelly Hart when he was in town. We are big fans of everything...