Exploring China’s Skate Scene with Wang Huifeng

Hi, this is Taji from VICE New York, Brooklyn. Our colleagues from VICE China met up with Wang Huifeng, a skater in the city of Shengzhen for an episode of Skater’s Diary. Stay tuned. There are some skaters. Hello. You are good at skating. You are a pro. I’m flattered. Continue Reading

Getting High w Pro Skater Antwuan Dixon 1 of 4 – Epicly Later’d – VICE

ANTWUAN DIXON: What you want to do? Go trip by the pool? MALE SPEAKER: Yeah. ANTWUAN DIXON: And talk? Yeah, [INAUDIBLE]. Got my little weights out there. I already worked out this morning. I woke up at 7:00, and then I was going to go to the park, but those Continue Reading

Using Math to Skate On Thin Ice

– [Marten] The ice is typically around 5 centimeters when I skate on it. That sound you hear is actually a combination of two sounds. It’s the sounds from cracks striking beneath me and the vibrations within the ice plate itself. It sounds like it’s something super sonic. (bright upbeat Continue Reading

What It Feels Like to Fly off a Mountain on Skis

(haunting music) – [Sarah] When I go down the slope, it takes me three seconds to get from zero to 60 miles an hour. (dramatic music) (skis whooshing) I honestly can’t explain what it feels like, even after 15 years of doing the sport. My name is Sarah Hendrickson, and Continue Reading

Drinking & Skating w/ Dustin Dollin – Epicly Later’d – VICE

DUSTIN DOLLIN: I’m going too fast. (SINGING) Little red corvette. See if you can hear me. PATRICK O’DELL: Yeah I can hear you. DUSTIN DOLLIN: Can you hear me? Is that way better? Can you hear me now? Aren’t you the fucking filmer? I’m just a puppet. PATRICK O’DELL: Hi. Continue Reading

Pro Skater John Rattray – Epicly Later’d – VICE

JOHN RATTRAY: Jump ramp, jumper clearing the tail. OK. That’s always fun. So I’m sorry, right there, fly bang move, and then– PATRICK O’DELL: What does it say on your shoes? JOHN RATTRAY: Oh, yeah, “the Earth died screaming while I was dreaming,” that’s Tom Waits. PATRICK O’DELL: Oh, OK. Continue Reading

Outlaw History of Pro Skater Jason Dill – Epicly Later’d – VICE

MALE SPEAKER: What’s all this fucking shit on the wall? JASON DILL: I woke up– for like a month straight– just with blood in my mouth. MALE SPEAKER: How’d it get on the wall? Spitting? JASON DILL: Yeah. 14 dental appointments and they’re still fucked up. I know it’s gross. Continue Reading

The NHL Story, Ep 3 : The Expansion Era

JON: WHEN THE NHL WRAPPED UP ITS FIRST 50 YEARS IN 1967, IT WAS FAR AND AWAY THE SMALLEST AND MOST PROVINCIAL OF NORTH AMERICA’S FOUR PROFESSIONAL LEAGUES. WITH JUST SIX TEAMS, IT COULD HAVE EVEN BEEN CLASSIFIED AS QUAINT, BUT IN THE LEAGUE’S 51 ST YEAR, A SEISMIC SHIFT Continue Reading

Pro Skater Ray Barbee – Epicly Later’d – VICE

RAY BARBEE: I mean, to me, honestly, I always looked at punk as more of a way of thinking, if you will. It’s kind of more that part of you that’s just like, man, I want to do this. This is the norm? I want to do that! If there’s Continue Reading

Getting High w Pro Skater Antwuan Dixon – Epicly Later’d – 4 of 4

ANTWAUN DIXON: Whoo! See my new teeth I got? [CHUCKLE]. That’s when all the cameras come on. And then that’s when the videos go on YouTube. Like, that’s all everybody see, oh fight, oh this, this, this. That’s when I’m faded, just like, living, like doing me, but you know Continue Reading