Sweet Kicks #Vans

Sidewalk Surfing

I don’t know if you’re aware of this, but longboarding and skateboarding in general, tears up your shoes. That’s why there are actual skate shoes. I am very fond of Vans myself. I currently have 8 pairs and I love them all. After going down a hill and getting speed wobbles, you kind of want to put the breaks on a bit, otherwise known as dragging your toe on the ground. While bodies heal and shoes don’t, I’d rather scrap them up than have to bail… These are my poor babies and their battle scars acquired from boarding.

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I haven’t used these much, so the front isn’t really ground down.

 

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I haven’t used these at all. I actually hardly wear them… They’re the weird plastic see through ones…

 

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Now my pink ones, I’ve used them quite a bit as you can tell. I ride goofy, which is with…

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etnies presents: AB&A

BNQT

Featuring the endlessly creative skating of Sweden’s [autotag]Albert Nyberg[/autotag], all-terrain destruction of England’s [autotag]Barney Page[/autotag], and super heavy hammer fest of Belgium’s [autotag]Axel Cruysberghs[/autotag], the etnies European am video is a face melter.

Filmed all over the world, spanning an entire year, this is the first time either of these international rippers has put out a major street part overseas. Three individual parts, one amazing project. This is AB&A.

Via etnies

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Veganism and Skateboarding Part 1

Oh! Saka!

On this blog I have talked about being vegan and a skater – its trials and tribulations. But I want to introduce the companies, organizations, and skaters who proudly fly the vegan flag.

First, being vegan is hard, Period. But trying to find vegan skate shoes, clothes, etc is very hard. Vegans everywhere are used to researching everything they buy.

Here are a few great places to find stuff. Emerica, eS, Vans, and Lakai are very supportive of veganism and have a wide variety styles, colors, etc.

Vegan skate shoe websites

vegan kicks

blog, links to where to buy shoes online, reviews, etc

vegan kinetic

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