Manual Magazine

Author: Connor Hill

Reintroducing: The Lakai Staple

By on Tuesday February 9 2016 in Skateboarding, Video

The Lakai Staple was originally released in 2001, and was an immediate team favourite. The Staple has been updated to today’s standards, and given colorways inspired by three of Lakai’s riders who made the originals look so good: Rick Howard, Marc Johnson, and Mike Carroll. More ›

Anonymous Zone

By on Thursday February 4 2016 in Skateboarding, Video

Relentless security guards and difficult language barriers are among the many things that make skating in Japan interesting, as Raven Tershy, Ishod Wair, Peter Ramondetta and Kevin Terpening found out on their recent trip with What Youth. More ›


By on Wednesday February 3 2016 in Skateboarding, Video

More New York hype, as Johnny Wilson drops his latest blog edit HD19. Featuring, Alex Olson, Bobby Worrest, Max Palmer, Nick Boserio and then some. More ›

Creative Recycling with Andy Vasquez

By on Tuesday February 2 2016 in Art, Skateboarding, Video

As part of Converse’s latest CONS Project which aims to foster DIY culture amongst the skate community, Pennsylvania-based skater and woodworker Andy Vasquez walks us through a quick demonstration of how to easily transform some unloved decks into a simple yet appealing stool. More ›

RVCA: Elephino

By on Thursday January 28 2016 in Skateboarding, Video

RVCA boast one of the best crews out there, so when footage from their recent trip to South Africa went live, we were more than happy to drop what we were doing and pay attention. We hope you’d do the same. Featuring: Kevin Long, Josh Harmony, Greyson Fletcher, Julian… More ›

Prometheus Abroad

By on Saturday January 16 2016 in Skateboarding, Video

Late in 2015, Digby Luxton, Matt Beck, Logan Moodie, Nick Boserio, Bryce Golder, and slew of other humans traveled across the East Coast, stopping in New York, Philly and Washington DC. Returning home with this banger of clip, enjoy! More ›

5Boro Skateboards: 5BNY

By on Saturday January 16 2016 in Skateboarding, Video

There’s nothing quite like footage from the concrete jungle of NYC. This video features great skating, an epic vibe, and three new members of the pro ranks, Jordan Trahan, Rob Gonyon, and Silvester Eduardo. Also featuring Dan Pensyl, Danny Falla, Jimmy McDonald, Joe Tookmanian, Steve… More ›