News Tagged ‘Lyon’

France’s Finest Skateboarders

Tuesday, March 15th, 2016

 

Today I want to to do an article on some French skaters who inspired me since the early days. I used to have some sketchy copies of these VHS videos, all of them in black and white, recorded by older guys from the skatepark. Some of these parts are quite old, others are more about the ” NEW” scene. Check it out, here are some of my all time classics.

 

Franck Barattiero

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Geoffroy Leblanc

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Bastien Salabanzi

 

Lucas Puig

 

The Fresh Parisian scene

 

Max Geronzi

 

Florent Mirtain

 

Jean-Baptiste Gillet

 

Unbelievable Florentin Marfaing

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Quentin

 

 


Skate Europe – FRANCE / ENGLAND ( Vice episodes)

Wednesday, March 9th, 2016

 

A few years ago, VICE published some episodes about Skateboarding in Europe. About the history of skateboarding in each of our countries, about the brands, main spots, magazines and the great skate scene we’ve had during the last 20 years. In case you missed it, here are the 2 small documentaries, to continue with the UK/ France connection. Sit back and enjoy the show…

 

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England

 

 

 

Keep up with VICE magazine on Instagram.

 

Quentin