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After a ten year long debate the city council of Munich, Germany has committed to building a 3300m2 action sports center. The monumental building of the Eggenfactory will be transformed into a state of the art indoor skatepark with three levels that will also feature a BMX dirt track, a slackfline and parcours section. Because   Read More …

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Skateboarding becoming an Olympic sport has led to a lot of discussion. Whereas a lot of people believe it will be good for the growth of the ‘sport’ others fear that the Olympics will kill the rebelious and creative spirit that runs so deep within the skateboarding culture. Is skateboarding selling out and will it   Read More …

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Looks aren’t everything but they sure do help, don’t they? The Olympiaplein skatepark got a sweet makeover from the talented hands of Floris van ’t Nederend & Friso Blankevoort and the outcome looks nothing short of amazing! Great job lads, congratulations!

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Boy oh boy… Vans invited all the best shopteams in Europe to come and battle it out at our beloved indoor skatepark NOORD, click play on the afteredit below and melt your eyeballs on the ripping!

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Are you ready for the Urban Sports Week 2019? Check out all the latest and greatest through the following interweb digilogue link!

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It took a good while but it was worth the wait: the new Oosterpark skatepark is ready! Plenty of beautiful curbs and transitions await you right besides the brand new schoolbuilding of the Metis Montessorilyceum. Pop on by and check it out! Beautiful curbs & transitions await all in the new Oosterpark as made by   Read More …

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On Saturday September 15th, Pop Trading Company will join forces with Vans to host the first edition of Vondel ‘18. An invitational skateboard contest in the middle of Amsterdam’s Vondelpark. The concept of this event is referring back to simpler times, where phones were not our first priority. Expect basic obstacles reminiscing of San Francisco’s Back to the City   Read More …

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It’s not everyday that you see a group of skateboarders putting in their time to convince local politicians. When the South East city department of Amsterdam asked for input on what to do with the area around the metro station of Kraaiennest these rippers knew just what to do. David, Chris, Pieter Bas and many   Read More …

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Unfortunately, the USWA organisation had to conclude that it is not possible to organize USWA according to their standards this year. They’d like to thank everyone for their effort and made it clear that their focus now is on the summer of 2019…. From July 13-15, Amsterdam is the stage for the third edition of   Read More …

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Starting on March 1st Europe’s oldest skateshop will change their brick and mortar shop into an online only platform. The ever changing world of retail  makes it clear once more that change is the only constant in life. One could look at it as the end of an era but we prefer to look at this   Read More …

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