Slam City Skates Blog

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...

DAEWON Documentary

Daewon Song is a legend whose impact on skateboarding as a whole is undeniable. This amazing documentary...

Ben Raemers R.I.P

Our hearts are heavy with the news of Ben Raemers' passing. It's something we are all trying to make sense of...

Auteurs: Jack Brooks

Without the need for any hyperbole, it’s evident that hardly any modern skateboard brand has enjoyed the...

Dan Joyce Interview

To coincide with the beginning of work to open up the full space at Southbank, The Arts and Humanities Research Council have commissioned and...

Auteurs: Jacob Harris

There are few filmmakers in skateboarding, (let alone UK-based ones) whose output has reached a similar sized audience whilst simultaneously...