Manual Magazine

Author: David Read

Peacocks 3 | Seed of the Apple | 2003

By on Sunday November 19 2017 in Skateboarding, Video

At long last, the iconic Peacocks 3 video is available online in high quality standard definition. Featuring a long list of New Zealand royalty including: James Wright JR, James Wright, Bjorn Johnston, Chey Ataria, Zeb Beall, Gregg Timms, Shane Matthewson and many more. Filmed entirely… More ›

Budweiser Presents: 20 Years of Manual

By on Monday October 30 2017 in Art, Events, Exclusive, Music, News, Skateboarding, Snowboarding

Budweiser Presents: 20 Years of Manual Magazine ————————–————————–——– EXHIBITION, VIDEO SCREENING & MAGAZINE LAUNCH An exhibition celebrating two decades of Manual Magazine, featuring selected works from over 20 artists. Also, marking the launch of our 20 Year Anniversary Collector’s Edition. Including a premiere screening of Daylight’s… More ›

The Splits — adidas Skateboarding Japan

By on Tuesday October 24 2017 in Skateboarding, Video

Journey to Tokyo and beyond in this visual piece from filmmaker Patrik Wallner. ‘The Splits’ showcases the adidas Skateboarding Japan team and introduces their newest team rider, Shin Sanbongi. Also featuring Laurence Keefe, Yoshiaki Toeda, Issei Kumatani, Seimi Miyahara, and Hiroki Muraoka. More ›

Help make Treetops even better

By on Thursday October 5 2017 in News, Skateboarding

The newly formed Wellington Skateboarding Association’s first project is to build some solid new skate obstacles and tidy up Wellington’s favourite DIY skatepark ready for summer. Chris Wood and Tom Culy introduce the makeover project. Last year, a group of skaters got together and raised… More ›

Devoted – A Documentary on Skateboard Media

By on Wednesday September 27 2017 in Skateboarding, Video

“DEVOTED” is a tribute to people who spent their life documenting skateboarding. Obsessed with skateboarding, french artist Lucas Beaufort travelled the globe across Europe, US, Japan and Australia to meet the most influential skateboard media to get their opinion about the future of print. More ›

The DC Promo Video

By on Sunday September 10 2017 in News, Skateboarding, Video

Don’t let the matter of fact title fool you – there is plenty going on here. The DC Promo video showcases some of the finest skateboarding you’ll see today, with no BS. Wes and Evan are unstoppable. T-Funk’s attack is both merciless and creative. Tiago… More ›

Lenard Tampa AM Fundraiser

By on Friday September 8 2017 in Events, News, Skateboarding

Concrete Massage are holding a fundraiser to help get Lenard Tejada to Tampa AM this year. The event is being held at the Concrete Massage mini on Sept 16. With a $5/$10 entry fee going to the cause. There will be a raffle and $3000… More ›

P-Stone: A tribute

By on Sunday September 3 2017 in News

Tributes abound in the wake of the saddening death of Preston Maigetter—the much-loved filmer for Thrasher Magazine. Editor Jake Phelps, and friends, pay tribute to P-Stone over on their site. One glance on social media shows that this loss is being felt deeply across the… More ›