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10 classic moments in comp skating history

10 classic moments in comp skating history

The 10 most iconic, suprising and bizare moments in comp skating history

Arthur Derrien Arthur Derrien

Seeing Tom Knox’s epic finals run at the London Am got us thinking about the classic competition moments of all time.  We’re not just talking about the best runs. We’re talking the iconic, surprising and sometimes just bizarre shit that happens when a load of skateboarders converge for a contest.

There are tonnes of moments to choose from. Throw a bunch of skateboarders together, each fuelled by something different (beer/prize money/respect/ mental illness/arrogance / sometimes even disdain for the event) and the result is never predictable. That’s the beauty of what we do.

So in eager anticipation of the Berlin Open (11th, 12th and 13th of July) we’d like to share with you 10 comp skating moments that have marked skateboarding history! Or that we at least find really amusing…


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