The pro skateboarder withdrew from the 2020 Olympic Games so he could come out as trans. Now, he’s hoping to encourage others to live as their authentic selves – within the sport and beyond.
Amid the release of her new book, the former refugee turned boxer, model, humanitarian and now author reflects on the turbulent journey that has shaped her remarkable rise.
In 2024, breakdancing will feature as an Olympic sport for the first time – but what does this mean for its radical roots?
Photographer Hannah Bailey explains her project capturing over 20 skaters across the globe which aims to shed light on inspiring figures in the community.
As skateboarding embraces a more conventional status as an Olympic sport, four skaters reflect on what happens to a subculture when it’s thrust into the mainstream.
From building his own ramps to representing Great Britain in Tokyo, freestyle BMX rider Alex Coleborn hopes next year’s Olympics can be a game-changer for the sport.
Following his appearance at NASS 2019, we speak to the young skateboarder about his journey from wide-eyed kid to 2020 hopeful.
The athlete’s case proves that, in sport, all women have to adhere to the blueprint laid forth by the bodies of white European cisgender women.
A new documentary follows gymnast Margarita Mamun as she trains for the Olympics – exposing a blunt, brutal and abusive preparation regime.
London is dying: culture and community replaced by security guards and Jamie's Italians. But in one East London shopping centre, community spirit lives on.
Whatever's happening in the rest of the world, skateboarders will always keep pushing forward. Here are some of the best skateboarding stories from 2016.
So, it's official. Surfing has been added to the list of sports competed in at the Olympic Games, starting in Tokyo 2020. Despite the PR puff presentation of this being great news for the surf community, for surfers the reality is there's nothing to celebrate.