Whatever Backyard Summer

Summer is right around the corner which means warm weather, longer days and more time to skate outside. You may have your favorite skate park, shopping center, boulevard or boardwalk but what about creating your own park?! This Summer, we’re looking for people to post the most creative, non-conventional skate trick videos for a chance to win your very own custom skateboard. Here’s how it works:

We want Creative, Never Before Seen Footage!

To clarify, we aren’t seeking videos of kickflip done off a 50 foot house (it would be cool but we don’t want anyone to kill themselves during this competition) we want to see you create funny videos using props from your garage, bedroom, local park etc. Use ladders, chairs, ply wood, trampolines, ANYTHING! The world is your oyster. Find a cool spot in the woods or on abandoned fishing dock. Go explore, or stay in your backyard but wherever you decide to film, be creative! If you need some inspiration, and a good laugh, check out the video from @me_5j

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Construction Zone 🚧 @me_5j

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How to Enter

Enter your videos by tagging @whateverskateboards in your caption along with hashtag #whateverbackyardsummer for a chance to win your own custom skateboard. Winners will be selected and reposted on the last day of Summer! GOODLUCK AND HAVE FUN!

Design a Skateboard for #whateverbackyardsummer

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Southeast Asia (SEA) Games

The Philippine skateboarding team is on the search for the finest skaters in the country. The search for the most talented Filipino skaters will kick off with the Luzon leg from March 16 to 17 in Iba, Zambales margielyn-didal_C9488E82D3404E6AAC8CC78D546FF99E Margielyn Arda Didal was last year’s winner!  

SLS World Tour Stop 2: Huntington Beach

The 2018 SLS World Tour continues next Sunday, December 16 at Vans Off The Wall Skatepark in Huntington Beach for one last World Tour stop before the all new World Championship! Check it out here:  

Tony Hawk’s New Skateboarding Game

Tony Hawk’s new skateboarding game releases next week on December 13. It will be available on mobile devices for both Android and iOS. Check out the article here: https://www.polygon.com/2018/12/4/18125841/tony-hawk-new-game-skate-jam-mobile-ios-android GettyImages_107271270.0

Best Whatever Games Clips from October 2018

Check out some of the best clips from the October 2018 Whatever Games. Who do you think is going to win?
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Exposure Skate 2018

“EXPOSURE is a nonprofit dedicated to empowering women through skateboarding. We create opportunities for women by organizing events that provide all-female Professional and Amateur skateboarding competitions, learn-to-skate clinics and wellness education. Proceeds from our events support survivors of domestic violence.” Join the event this weekend, November 3 and 4 at Encinitas Community Park Featuring: 150+ female skaters in vert, bowl and street, autograph signings, learn-to-skate clinics, games and a vendor village More info: http://exposureskate.org/exposure-2018/
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Recap – 10th Annual Ladies Day At Berrics

Yesterday was an epic day at the 10th Annual Ladies Day at Berrics with Poseiden Foundation. Congrats to all the winners!
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Poseiden Foundation’s 10th Annual Ladies Day at The Berrics

The Poseiden Foundation is holding their 10th Annual Ladies Day at the Berrics next weekend! October 27 from 10am to 6pm!! Cash for best trick plus prizes! Email ladiesday@poseiden.org to RSVP Ladies-Day-2018-Save-the-Date-1

Best Whatever Games Clips from September 2018

Check out the our best Whatever Games clips from September 2018. Who do you think will be the winner this month?
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Nyjah, Leticia, Skateboarding, and the 2020 Olympic Games

“Skateboarding superstars Leticia Bufoni and Nyjah Huston lit up the Olympic Village in Buenos Aires on Friday as they got priceless insight into Olympic life ahead of the sport’s debut at the Tokyo 2020 Games.” 2018-10-06-skateboarding-inside-01 Check out the interview here: https://www.olympic.org/news/village-takes-in-boarders