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Nitro World Games Will Not Save Blading…

Nitro World Games Will Not Save Blading…

..but it’s a step in the right direction. Last year, Nitro Circus announced their latest venture, Nitro World Games, a three-hour extreme sports extravaganza that will take place at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City, Utah on July 16 and...
Wheel Scene Selects - Brian Weis

Wheel Scene Selects – Brian Weis

Wheel Scene is proud to introduce our first video series, Selects, in conjunction with one of our favourite blading videographers Ant Medina. For the first instalment, we flew Detroit’s Brian Weis out to Texas to film for ten days and...
Firsts: Montre Livingston

Firsts: Montre Livingston

Montre Livingston has squeezed a lot into the past ten years. We were first introduced to him via Doug Urquhart’s epic rollerblading film Black Market in 2005, which was coincidentally Livingston’s first ever blading tour. Since that time he has...
Introducing: Hunter Grimm

Introducing: Hunter Grimm

With the addition of Hunter Grimm, the number of Razors riders hailing from Texas is rapidly expanding to the point where they could form their own team! As you will see from his introduction edit by Anthony Medina, Hunter is...
Sven Boekhorst Discusses Cityhopper World

Sven Boekhorst Discusses Cityhopper World

Sven Boekhorst‘s blading accolades pretty much speak for themselves. He has won numerous major competitions throughout his career, including multiple X Games gold medals, and in 2000 he accomplished the illusive triple crown by taking gold at X Games, Gravity...
Julian Bah: Natural Born Survivor

Julian Bah: Natural Born Survivor

Through various ups and downs, Julian Bah has fought hard to remain at the forefront of rollerblading and it feels like we are only now getting to know his true self. Love him or hate him, Julian Bah has done...
Brian Freeman: Keep Busy or Die

Brian Freeman: Keep Busy or Die

Last year, Brian Freeman aka BFree’s Vibralux section proved to be one of the most engaging VOD releases to date. Under the creative vision of Kansas filmmaker Adam Johnson, Freeman astounded those who purchased his online profile with a more...
Adapt Brand: Passion Versus Industry

Adapt Brand: Passion Versus Industry

Pieter Wijnant talks about the roots of Adapt, turning down the big money to design skates for Rollerblade, team changes and his brand’s renewed focus. Since emerging on the aggressive rollerblading market approximately five years ago, Holland-based independent skate manufacturer Adapt...
Quintin Lamb: Anywhere But Here

Quintin Lamb: Anywhere But Here

Quintin Lamb discusses Valo, living with the Haitian guys, racial tension and why he has little interest in filming another section in Memphis. Sometimes it takes sheer determination and a relentless obsession in order to complete an interview and Quintin...
Dustin Werbeski: Pandora's Box Part 1

Dustin Werbeski: Pandora’s Box Part 1

Part 1: The Powerhouse And Turning Pro For Xsjado Never has the ascent from relatively unknown skater to internationally recognised professional been so rapid. Dustin Werbeski was plucked from obscurity, otherwise known as the Canadian province of Saskatchewan, by Powerslide to...
Alex Broskow: Nothing But Time

Alex Broskow: Nothing But Time

After over a decade at the forefront of blading, Alex Broskow is still pushing boundaries and his passion for his craft is unrelenting, with more sections and blader-owned products on the horizon. There have been some big changes in Alex Broskow’s...
Weathering The Storm At Xsjado

Weathering The Storm At Xsjado

Mike Obedoza, a member of the marketing team at Powerslide and Xsjado rider, admits the brand is going through tough times, but remains positive about its future. The past few years have been tough on Xsjado. Since the brand was...
Victor Galicia: More Questions Than Answers

Victor Galicia: More Questions Than Answers

Victor Galicia is the kind of individual who always defies expectations. Just when you think you understand the kind of skater he is, what he is capable of or the obstacles he prefers to ride, he comes out with a...
Ollie Jones: Marching To His Own Rhythm

Ollie Jones: Marching To His Own Rhythm

Ollie Jones is something of a mystery within the UK rollerblading community. He has been around for years and regularly appears at contests around the country, towering over his contemporaries with his large frame at the top of ramps and...
Introducing: Fred Bukowski

Introducing: Fred Bukowski

In addition to having an incredibly cool second name, which he shares with the highly influential German author Charles Bukowski, Fred Bukowski is currently leading the charge of France’s latest generation of blading renegades. The 17-year-old had been steadily stacking...
Sean Patrick Quinn Discusses Motor Town Classic 2015

Sean Patrick Quinn Discusses Motor Town Classic 2015

Offering up over $12,000 in prize money, Motor Town Classic established itself last year as an impressive newcomer to the USA’s limited selection of major blading events and, as co-founder Sean Patrick Quinn advises, they are ready to do it...
Miguel Ramos - State of the Nation

Miguel Ramos – State of the Nation

When it comes to blading been-there-done-that credits, there aren’t too many skaters that have racked up more than Miguel Ramos. He witnessed the blading boom in the ’90s, turned ASA pro during the peak of the sport’s mainstream popularity and...
Tyron Ballantine: On His Own Terms

Tyron Ballantine: On His Own Terms

Tyron Ballatine disappears for years at a time then drops a section that blows everyone away, and it looks like he’s about to do it again. Tyron Ballantine is a blader of exceptional ability that is a joy to watch,...
Connaire Skerritt: Believe The Hype

Connaire Skerritt: Believe The Hype

There has been a lot of chatter regarding Connaire Skerritt’s potential to carry the torch for the new generation of British blading and it looks like 2015 is going to be the year where we see if he can deliver...
Scott Quinn: Worth The Wait

Scott Quinn: Worth The Wait

Scott Quinn talks about the joy of receiving his first pro skate, which was several years in the making, his recent surge in street footage and how we can expect a lot more in the near future. Earlier this month,...
Erik Bailey: Thinking Outside The Box

Erik Bailey: Thinking Outside The Box

Boise, Idaho natives Erik Bailey and Erik Bill discuss their collaborative VOD project that will be gracing the internet in the next couple of months and explore new ways to approach their city’s limited selection of spots. It’s not every...
Yuto Goto: Lost in Translation

Yuto Goto: Lost in Translation

Considering Japan is the tenth largest country in the world, with a population of over 126 million residents, it hasn’t produced too much the way of rollerblading talent over the years. However, what Japan lacks in quantity it more than...
The Rumour Mill 2015

The Rumour Mill 2015

2015 is off and running, which will no doubt bring a rapid rise in the number of VOD productions to make you part ways with your hard-earned cash, a selection of closely fought competitions, new products and the usual drama that will...
Fredrik Andersson: Wherever the Wind Blows

Fredrik Andersson: Wherever the Wind Blows

Sweden’s premier blading ambassador discusses health scares, building friendships and a life spent on the road. Over the past few years, I have had the pleasure of getting to know a little more about Fredrik Andersson through various European rollerblading...
Kåre Lindberg: Lego and Porn

Kåre Lindberg: Lego and Porn

Copenhagen’s Kåre Lindberg is the best thing to come out of Denmark since bright plastic bricks and government-approved entertainment of the erotic variety. God bless Denmark. After all, the Nordic country situated in Northern Europe has given us so much...
David Sizemore: Talking F33t

David Sizemore: Talking F33t

When Wheel Scene approached Lonnie Gallegos to get involved with F33t, we were extremely excited to receive a message from David Sizemore advising us that he had gathered a few photos from various filming missions that we could use for...
Cody Lampman: Just Getting Started

Cody Lampman: Just Getting Started

Aside from the seemingly unstoppable force that was world champion Brian Aragon, until he actually decided to stop, there has never really been too much to say about the blading scene in Colorado. Sure, Jeremy Spira showed some promise when...
Catching up with Nick Lomax

Catching up with Nick Lomax

Wheel Scene: You have had some pretty serious injuries in the last 12 months. Can you tell us what exactly you damaged and how it happened? Nick Lomax: I have had a ongoing problem with my ankle, it’s torn ligaments...
Kruise Sapstein: Out of the Comfort Zone...Kinda

Kruise Sapstein: Out of the Comfort Zone…Kinda

Since Chicago native Kruise Sapstein moved to California he has become friends with blading royalty, designed a Valo pro skate and currently works with street skating legend Kevin Gillan. Feel free to start hating him at any point. Kruise Sapstein left behind...
Carson Starnes: The Time Is Now

Carson Starnes: The Time Is Now

Carson Starnes was raised in an open home that welcomed its guests with love, skate ramps and large meals prepared together and enjoyed over long conversations with family and friends. Once just the longhaired little kid flailing around the skate...
Jeff Dalnas: Having His Cake and Eating It

Jeff Dalnas: Having His Cake and Eating It

Jeff Dalnas is living proof that you can have it all. He holds down a full-time job that he thoroughly enjoys, drives around in a fresh BMW that would make a local drug dealer envious, and he still manages to...
Josh Glowicki: A Fresh Perspective

Josh Glowicki: A Fresh Perspective

Razors and Hedonskate rider Josh Glowicki recounts three years of almost non-stop travelling and the realisations he has come to about himself and his lifestyle choices as a result. Since 2011, Josh Glowicki’s life has been one wild globetrotting adventure...
Matty Schrock: The Aftermath of Smokeland

Matty Schrock: The Aftermath of Smokeland

Matty Schrock discusses what life is like in Oakland, California after the Shredweiser house came to an end, and reflects on a battered and bruised life on blades. When the notorious Shredweiser crew descended upon Oakland, California and set up...
Video: Scott Quinn - Wheel Scene Profile

Video: Scott Quinn – Wheel Scene Profile

Wheel Scene is proud to present Scott Quinn’s first full street section in…forever! Sure, he had a section in the last Razors team video, Children of the Future, but that part was only a minute and a half long and...
John Bolino: Taking Stock of Things

John Bolino: Taking Stock of Things

The New Jersey nomad discusses renouncing his professional status, winning two of the USA’s biggest competitions, his views on the industry and filming for his section in The 666 Series. Flashback to the end of 2012 and John Bolino seemed...
Aritz Ortega: Putting Malaga on the Map

Aritz Ortega: Putting Malaga on the Map

Barcelona is widely regarded as one of the premier street skating destinations in Europe and Madrid also has a strong reputation thanks to the notorious X Battle real street events that once took place in the bustling city, but to...
Patrick Ridder: Hide and Seek

Patrick Ridder: Hide and Seek

Elusive German street skater Patrick Ridder opens up about his appearance in Valo’ s V, parting ways with Chimera and becoming more prominent in the upcoming months. Patrick Ridder is so rarely witnessed, yet often spoken about, that you could...
Talking F33t – Chris Farmer

Talking F33t – Chris Farmer

Arguably one of the most progressive bladers of all time explains why he is so excited about his section in the forthcoming Lonnie Gallegos video F33t. Chris Farmer first gained global recognition via his breakthrough section in VG 19: East...
Joey Chase: The Lunatic Returns

Joey Chase: The Lunatic Returns

One of blading’s most rugged characters offers an insight into his section in The 666 Series, discusses his boss’s explosive part and hints at what else we can expect from him this year. Wheel Scene has teamed up with Shima...
Firsts: Alex Broskow

Firsts: Alex Broskow

Kansas City’s finest blading export Alex Broskow discusses Gatorbladers, wearing Franky Morales’ skates at the ASA World Finals and the incident that caused the legendary chip in his front teeth. Alex Broskow started rollerblading 20 years ago and it most...
Firsts: Franky Morales

Firsts: Franky Morales

Franky Morales has been such an influential part of rollerblading for so long that it is tough to remember a time when he wasn’t at the forefront of the sport. The older generation of aggressive rollerbladers remember him coming up...
Brian Shima: Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is

Brian Shima: Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is

Brian Shima discusses SSM’s The 666 Series and explains his reasoning behind what many are calling an overpriced online video. Love him or hate him, there is no denying that Brian Shima is one of the most iconic skaters of...
Mikey Blair: Don’t Say We Didn’t Warn You

Mikey Blair: Don’t Say We Didn’t Warn You

Michigan’s Mikey Blair just received his first ever pro wheel and you’ve probably never heard of him, but all of that is about to change. Back in 2008, SixWonSix released their second team video Blood, Pride and True, which featured...
Sean Darst: Where Did This Guy Come From?

Sean Darst: Where Did This Guy Come From?

Sean Darst skates for two of the most respected companies in the industry and he’s friends with many of America’s most well-known bladers, and he only has two online edits to his name. Sean Darst has been a pillar of...
Rik van Huik: Not Your Average Blader

Rik van Huik: Not Your Average Blader

Rik van Huik discusses abnormalities in the blading industry, the strength of the Dutch scene and his impending master’s degree. Back in 2011, the year Wheel Scene was first launched, I was scouring the internet for quality content to put...
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Video: Nomadeshop Introduces Michel Prado

Video: Nomadeshop Introduces Michel Prado

It looks like Michel Prado is the newest member of the Nomadeshop team. Since parting ways with USD last year, Prado has been keeping quite a low profile but, as you can clearly see, he is still capable of great things. Ledge to rail to...
Video: Eugen Enin - Kizer Fluid 4

Video: Eugen Enin – Kizer Fluid 4

Kizer just dropped a new online treat featuring pro team rider Eugen Enin prowling the streets once again and, as always, he delivers the goods. Apparently these clips are just excess footage from his forthcoming Borklyn Zoo VOD. If this is stuff he deemed not...
Video: Razors SL-3

Video: Razors SL-3

Razors have released a promo for the new SL-3 skate featuring some of their team putting the grey blades through their paces. There are some great clips from Alex Burston, Josh Glowicki, Jon Fromm and more, but… Brian Weis‘ clips certainly steal the show as...
Video: Dafick Last Daze in Espana

Video: Dafick Last Daze in Espana

 Shredweiser have uploaded a new video documenting Chris Dafick‘s final months living in Spain. The New Jersey vagabond is back Stateside now, until his next European adventure, but these fresh clips should keep you content until his next project emerges…which is due to be relatively...
Video: Jeph Howard - MN Razors Tapes

Video: Jeph Howard – MN Razors Tapes

Razors pro rider Jeph Howard has released his VOD section for free because, you know, he’s nice like that. The video documents the Minnesota native’s last few months in his home city before moving to Portland, Oregon. There are some serious hammers in this section,...
Video: Xsjado - Joey Lunger 2016

Video: Xsjado – Joey Lunger 2016

The writing might be on the wall for Xsjado, but this new online edit featuring Joey Lunger is still sure to get you hyped. Filmed on the streets of New York City, Joey Lunger is an unfamiliar name to us but we hope this isn’t...
Video: Clement Boucau - GC Watchlist 13

Video: Clement Boucau – GC Watchlist 13

Clement Boucau recently joined the Ground Control team and it has been made official with this little beauty. The Frenchman has got a nice trick selection, you will notice a few switch and natural numbers in there, and he definitely has an eye for a...
Product Review: Adapt 2016 Stealth Julian Bah

Product Review: Adapt 2016 Stealth Julian Bah

    Adapt is a relatively new brand in our small industry that has made big waves since day one. Why? Because they do things differently. They think way more about their products than any other brand does and they are constantly improving, never satisfied with last...
Video: Grant Hazelton - Most Advanced

Video: Grant Hazelton – Most Advanced

We are VERY big fans of Grant Hazelton’s blading, so imagine our excitement when a new section randomly appeared online. Apparently the footage was all filmed in 2015 and has been lying around, gathering dust, until someone decided to do something with it. The guy...
Video: London - Jake Ricketts In The City

Video: London – Jake Ricketts In The City

Razors UK rider Jake Ricketts has come out of hiding to release a brief outdoor park edit to document a recent trip to London. The little man has got style for days and less than two minutes of fresh footage just doesn’t feel like enough....
Video: Jeph Howard - Blacklisted

Video: Jeph Howard – Blacklisted

Jeph Howard is now on the Ground Control team and his new Blacklisted part makes it official. There are some absolute bangers in this video, including a 270 topsoul down a sizeable kink and the wall bonk to drop ender…which is A LOT harder than...
Video: Nitro World Games 2016 - The Blading Days

Video: Nitro World Games 2016 – The Blading Days

Shredweiser have uploaded a video featuring a bunch of clips from the Nitro World Games 2016 in Utah. The video shows Chris Haffey, Dave Lang, CJ Wellsmore, Roman Abrate and Wake Schepman practising on the ramp ahead of the main event, as well as footage...