Archive for June, 2013

Fifteen Years Of Gonz And Adidas Skateboarding

Wednesday, June 26th, 2013

Two skateboarding legends Mark Gonzales and Natas Kaupas hook up for a chat in between set up for the 15 years celebration art show with Adidas Skateboarding


Zero Skateboards Ben Hatchell Barn Burner Clip From Thrasher Magazine

Wednesday, June 26th, 2013

You don’t hear/see much from Zero Skateboards Ben Hatchell but hopefully times are a changing. Thrasher Magazine just posted this ‘Barn Burner’ clip which basically shows how transition skating should be done………… and wait till you see the ender………

New Jeff Grosso’s Love Letter To Skateboarding

Monday, June 24th, 2013

Part 2 of the back yard ramp love letters from the man himself Jeff Grosso. If you’ve never seen the back log of these amazing insights into our skateboard history go take a look over at the Vans Youtube channel and settle right in.


Vans Shop Riot Southern Leg Qualifiers 2013

Monday, June 24th, 2013

Big thanks to Prevail Skatepark for the hospitality and Vans UK for putting on this event year on year.
Scan down to see the full results….


1: Black Sheep
2: 50:50
3: City Surf
4: Freestyle
5: Reskue
6: SS20
7: Flavour
8: Prevail
9: Ledge
10: Bored of Southsea
11: Slam City Skates
12: TNT
13: Prime
14= Stand Up/Beats Workin’
16: Exist
17: Consortium
18: Decimal
19: Toddtwist

Mighty Healthy Fall ’13 Promo

Tuesday, June 18th, 2013


Mighty Healthy is a firm favorite here at The Black Sheep Store so we’re stoked to see a preview of there Fall ’13 range in this slick little video.


Nike SB Chronicles Volume 2 Trailer

Monday, June 17th, 2013

Check out the new Nike SB trailer below with Luan Oliveira, Daryl Angel, Donovon Piscopo, Theotis Beasley, Justin Brock, Shane O’Neill and Ishod Wair.



Carve Wicked Promo with Rob Smith, Alex Perelson, Tim Zon and more

Monday, June 17th, 2013


Element Skateboards Presents “Soul Rebel” Mark Appleyard.

Monday, June 17th, 2013



Good to see Element Skateboard representative Mark Appleyard coming through with another full length video part.

Keep a look out for his new line of pro boards coming to our store and website soon


Vans Syndicate X Odd Future UK Release for the ‘Wolf Gang’ Old Skool.

Friday, June 14th, 2013

The highly anticipated Vans Syndicate X Odd Future are set to release in the UK this Saturday 15th June.


We at The Black Sheep Store have secured limited stock of 3 out of the 4 colour ways (Camel colourway due in early July) and they will be available in-store to buy from 10.30am. As you may or may not be aware we are the only official stockist for Vans Syndicate in Manchester so please get down early to avoid disappointment. Also please note this will strictly be one pair per customer sale.


We will have sizes UK 5.5 through to UK 12 available this Saturday with any left over styles/sizes being made available online early next week.


Only available at our new Northern Quarter store in Manchester-

The Black Sheep Store

59 Church Street


M4 1PD.

(Opposite Afflecks Palace.)


Volcom Stone Age Presents Grant Taylor Clothing Line

Wednesday, June 12th, 2013

You’ve probably heard/seen whilst lurking Facebook or Instagram that Grant Taylor has his own line of clothing coming from the good folks at Volcom. We’ve no official release date as yet but be sure to keep checking our Volcom page over on our site



For now though go get hyped by watching Grant’s Thrasher Magazine ‘Skater of the Year’ edit from 2011