Skateboard News

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Adidas Superstar “Respect Your Roots” Skate Shoes

Back in the mid to late 90’s you would do well to find a skateboarder who hadn’t owned a pair of Adidas Superstars. They weren’t specific skate shoes but they probably lasted longer than most shoes that were designed for skateboarding. The Respect Your Roots collection from Adidas pays tribute to skateboarding pioneers that adopted the Adidas Superstar as a skate shoe for both it’s function and it’s instantly recognisable style. Skateboarders like Kareem Campbell, Richard Angelides, Drake Jones and Joey Bast are the four skateboarders that Adidas have decided... Read More

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Newcastle Upon Tyne Skatepark Get’s Extension

OG Newcastle Upon Tyne concrete Skatepark, Exhibiton Park is receiving a long overdue extension in the form of a small street course. Although its not quite what we were hoping for, the new area is a welcome addition to the predominantly transition park. The area has been measured out, the fences are up and work is due to commence any day now with a rough completion date set at Mid August. The new section of the skatepark is small but looks like it will have enough in it to provide... Read More

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Thrasher x Girl Skateboards Collaboration Capsule

Thrasher Magazine have teamed up with the guys over at Girl Skateboards to create a great little Limited edition capsule to accompany their Pretty Sweet Tour article that is in Novembers issue of the magazine. Working with 2 classic Thrasher graphics the Skategoat and the Flame they have decided to split them up and give one to Girl and the other to their sister company Chocolate Skateboards. Girl get the Flame and their ‘Girl On Fire’ graphic is a nice and simple White Thrasher Flame with the A being replaced... Read More

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New Native Skate Store Website

You may have already noticed that we launched a brand new website a couple of weeks ago? Over the last 6 months or so we’ve been working hard with our web developers to bring you a more up to date and refreshed version of the Native Skate Store website. We’ve updated things like the navigation, added some featured products to the home page so that you can see what’s new and generally made it easier for you to find your favourite products. We have also added an new online Magazine... Read More


FWD MTN (Forward Motion) Online Charity Auctions For Heart Research UK

From the 19th to the 28th of July FWD MTN (Forward Motion) will be holding a series of online auctions to raise money for Hart Research UK in memory of much loved friend Steven ‘Bingo’ Binks. With the help of friends in the industry from all over the world, FWD MTN has pulled together a wide range of rare, limited and exclusive items from the world of skateboarding to be part of the auction. All of the proceeds from these auctions will go directly to Heart Research UK. Some of... Read More