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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: Michael Prado - USD Skates 2015

Video: Michael Prado – USD Skates 2015

The USD Skates team is firing on all cylinders this week and the latest blast comes from Michel Prado. Almost every trick in this edit is a hammer, as the Barcelona stunts tackles high drops, big kinks, does one of the longest backside royales we...
Video: Roman Abrate - USD Pro 2015

Video: Roman Abrate – USD Pro 2015

It would appear that USD Skates have added Roman Abrate to their professional team. The Frenchman can be seen getting technical on various ledges and handrails. This comes off the back of Eugen Enin‘s addition to the pro team and subsequent killer edit. It’s a...
Video: GIB Sweden Sessions - Zero One Six Skatepark

Video: GIB Sweden Sessions – Zero One Six Skatepark

A nice black and white video has popped online featuring Swedish locals and some of the world’s top professionals skating at Zero One Six Skatepark in Eskilstuna. The edit features nice blading from Fredrik Andersson, Montre Livingston, Robert Guerrero, Artiz Ortega and many more. This looks...
Video: Marinedagen 2015 - Sven Boekhorst and Maxime Genoud

Video: Marinedagen 2015 – Sven Boekhorst and Maxime Genoud

In addition to filming the latest international Cityhopper project, Sven Boekhorst took time out of his busy schedule to team up with fellow Rollerblade rider Maxime Genoud and skate the Royal Netherlands Navy’s biggest boat, the L800. How did this opportunity arise? We have no...
Vibralux Don Bambrick Profile Out Now

Vibralux Don Bambrick Profile Out Now

Today marks the release of the Don Bambrick profile VOD from Vibralux and, if the past releases are anything to by, this is going to be worth checking out. At just $4.99, it works out at around £3 once you convert it and, from the...
Video: Ground Control Blacklisted - Howie Bennett

Video: Ground Control Blacklisted – Howie Bennett

Ground Control continue to strengthen their new image with the arrival of a new Blacklisted edit featuring Howie Bennett. This guy’s section in EL_CHVPO still continues to blow our minds and this latest offering is on a similar level. The guy is transferring off electric...
Video: Adapt Brand - Julian Bah Wagner Stealth Promo

Video: Adapt Brand – Julian Bah Wagner Stealth Promo

As we recover from the great introduction edit Dan Collins released recently, Adapt Brand are back with an edit featuring Julian Bah to promote the Wagner Stealth pro skate. The Atlanta native teases us with less than two minutes crammed with style, creativity and difficulty…and...
Video: Razors Tapes - Duluth, MN

Video: Razors Tapes – Duluth, MN

Razors are back with another instalment of the Razors Tapes series featuring Jeph Howard and Shane McClay, and this time they can be found in Duluth, Minnesota. There are full sections from both skaters, as well as a bunch of outtakes and slams, some of...
Video: Valo at the Motor Town Classic 2015

Video: Valo at the Motor Town Classic 2015

Valo have uploaded a video showing several of their team riders at this year’s Motor Town Classic in Detroit. The cast includes Alex Broskow, Brian Freeman, Don Bambrick, Soichiro Kanashima and Sean Darst, and although some of the tricks have been seen in other Motor...
Video: Eugen Enin - USD Pro 2015

Video: Eugen Enin – USD Pro 2015

Well, we saw this one coming a long way off, but we did wonder how long it would take, and now it seems like the wait is over as USD have announced that Eugen Enin is officially on the pro team. This guy has been...
Video: Valo - Andrew Broom

Video: Valo – Andrew Broom

After recently parting ways with Adapt, Andrew Broom‘s transition onto Valo is complete with this introduction edit. The 270 backside backslide was bloody beautiful, as was the fake 720 to finish things off! The video was filmed and edited by Josh Castillo. Watch more Andrew...
Northwest Shred Tour 2015

Northwest Shred Tour 2015

The Northwest Shred Tour has become less of a skate event and more of a community gathering. You see people who are now considered old friends yet you met them on previous Shreds. You crack bread and wine with skaters you looked up to your...