Manual Magazine


By on Friday November 27 2015

We always get hyped to see new Dom Henry footage, and Blend has just that. This project from our friends at Grey & Converse features the full UK Converse team: Jerome Campbell, Harry Lintell, Mike Arnold, Matlok Bennett-Jones, Jamie Platt, Dom Henry, Ollie Lock. Filmed… More ›

Will Jackways: Bento

By on Thursday November 26 2015 in Snowboarding, Video

Winter may have moved on for us here in New Zealand, but if you’re Will Jackways you’ll follow it around the globe. His latest trip resulted in Bento, a Japanese backcountry experience, shot by Riley Bathurst, documenting his journey as he follows the heavy snowfall in his adopted… More ›

The Plot Thickens

By on Wednesday November 25 2015 in News, Skateboarding, Video

Beach Thurlow is slowly becoming his very own media outlet. From zines to web clips, here’s his first offering ‘The Plot Thickens’, featuring Jack Byrne, Tu Grace, Leighton Kemp, Edwin Massold, Olly Wilson, Josh Wilson and the man himself. More ›

Boardertown Queenstown Opening Soon

By on Tuesday November 24 2015 in Events, News

Boardertown, New Zealand’s premier skateboard and snowboard store opens its flagship Queenstown store this Friday. The store is part of the new Five Mile development in Frankton, just minutes from the airport and features an architecturally designed skateboard bowl, the first of its kind in New… More ›

How Not To Be An Asshole Ep. 36

By on Friday November 20 2015 in Music

Our music editor, Dominic Hoey (aka Tourettes), along with Louie Knuxx and Dan Mawby have a weekly podcast, How Not To Be An Asshole, where they may or may not teach you a few things about current affairs, music and every other topic imaginable. Episode 36… More ›

Oakley: Chima Ferguson

By on Thursday November 19 2015 in Skateboarding, Video

Chima Ferguson is the newest member of the Oakley global skate team. While Oakley were in Sydney launching In Residence: Sydney, Chima was back in town to act as tour guide for his fellow travellers, showing them around his hometown and giving them a sense of why Sydney is considered… More ›

2015 Burton Rail Days Highlights

By on Wednesday November 18 2015 in Snowboarding, Video

The 2015 Burton Rail Days jam had all the unexpected upsets and highlights you’d expect from one of the world’s biggest street snowboarding competitions. When the confetti settled it was Darcy Sharpe in 1st, followed by Alex Andrews in 2nd and last year’s champion, Zach… More ›

Boys Of Summer Full Video

By on Wednesday November 18 2015 in Skateboarding, Video

When we were in Sydney recently for Oakley’s In Residence we were lucky enough to get invited along to the premiere of the Jeff Kutter’s Boys of Summer video. First off we had no idea what to expect, but with names like Anthony Van Engelen, Jerry Hsu, Andrew Allen and… More ›