Today is Washington’s birthday, but the queen’s 30th is tomorrow! We are going to stick to a Rihanna’s 30th resolution of no more late Monday Links posts! Ain’t none of us perfect, I hope it was worth it.
Jesse Alba has a chill new iPhone edit up with footage from the past couple months.
30 seconds new Gino footage from the Astoria Park and Roslyn Banks.
Somehow missed this one when it went live just over a week ago: Nick Michel, the dude who boardslid the double-rail across from the mini double-sets at Battery Park (#QSTOP10, a few weeks back) has an amazing new part up on Thrasher, which features the VX angle of trick in question plus a trick at the ride-on rail spot that’s not on the ride-on rail! Battery Park MVP 2k18.
Didn’t even know this was in the works — TWS made a documentary about Skateboarder magazine, which was the first ever skate mag. The “trailer” basically plays like the first seven minutes of the doc itself.
Muska tells the story of when him at Stevie Williams hung out with Michael Jackson at Neverland. (“C’mon man, this kid is ten years old — he don’t remember Thriller. ‘the fuck you wanna meet Michael Jackson for?”)
“Ten Person Crew Unanimously Disagrees on Meet-Up Spot.” Forever #mood.
Boil the Ocean has a weird one about skaters investing in things and animal enslavement. 2018 is odd.
The Bunt is back with a new Chima episode.
QS Sports Desk Play of the Week: J.R. Smith with a beautiful full-court…pass?
Quote of the Week: “Do you think we’d be more into Takeshi 69 if we still skated the back of Union Square?” — Pryce Holmes