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Skateboarding in Afghanistan

Some of you might have noticed that I added the link of Skateistan.org. Although one of my goals is to keep the site skate shoe review related at all times, I’m making an exception for this one because it’s such a good cause that I’d like to support. Please have a look at the slideshow…

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Gravis IVsk8 Viking low review

Gravis IVsk8 Viking low review

Here’s the newest review I did . It took quite some time since I announced it because I stopped skating them to do the Busenitz Pro in between, but better late than never, right? I hope the huge interest in the new Gravis IVsk8 line is satisfield for now even though it is not about…

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Slap Shoe Blog: Nike SB Bruin comes next

For all that requested the Nike SB Bruin to be reviewed next I have good news. The next episode of the Slap Shoe Blog will be about this new Nike model. If everything works out as planned, it will be online in just a few weeks. Thanks to Nike SB and Mark Whiteley from Slap…

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Thanks for your feedback!

I’ll have a close look at your suggestions for future reviews and figure out what’s possible, reasonable and wanted by the audience during the next week. I’m not going to close the comment function, so if you have any last minute ideas just keep posting.

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Update: Gravis IVsk8 Viking low

Here’s a picture of the Gravis IVsk8 Viking lows after 10 hours of skating. The review is almost done by now but won’t be posted until mid September since the Busenitz Pro review just went online.

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What's next? Suggestions please.

For the next review project I’m planning to try something new. You, the readers, will be able to get involved a bit more. Most probably there’s going to be a vote. Right now I’m figureing out which shoes will be options and I already came up with some ideas, I don’t want to reveal them…

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Adidas Busenitz Pro

Adidas Busenitz Pro

Without any further teasers or delays…here’s the Adidas Busenitz Pro review in English. I know that it is posted later than expected, but I’m not reviewing shoes full time (yet) and  university needed my full attention during the last one and a half months. High quality PDF version: Adidas Busenitz Pro Review     Check…

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The Slap Shoe Blog is online

Go have a look at it: Thanks to Mark Whiteley for the support and organisation, and to my colleague Lester. Here’s a small quote to explain the “One day with..” idea a bit: “After the first or second session it is decided whether you like a skate shoe or not. With this idea in mind,…

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Sneakers Magazine: Adidas Busenitz Pro article

Here’s the article in the German “Sneakers Magazine” that I did. Unfortunately it had to be shortened a lot because of the limited space of two pages. The English version, which is planned to be published at the end of july, will be longer, more detailed and with many additional pictures. In the meantime check out…

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The Slap Shoe Blog

Some weeks after the release of the Adidas Campus vulc review, Mark Whiteley, editor in chief of Slap Magazine, contacted me and asked if I would be generally interested in working together. What can I say, it’s Slap so I didn’t hesitate. After some brainstorming we agreed that the best way I could contribute would…

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Teaser: Adidas Busenitz Pro

As always when a new review is around the corner, here’s a teaser pic of the upcoming Adidas Busenitz Pro review. The two additional pics where talken by my friend angeloh, thanks! “Sneakers Magazine” with a shorter version of the full review will be available the 27th of June at all finer sneaker stores in…

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Adidas Busenitz Pro

Here’s the second project that I was referring to all the time but couldn’t talk about until now. The Adidas Busenitz Pro. Thanks to the German “Sneakers Magazine” and Jascha Muller, the Global Sports Marketing Manager of Adidas, I’m able to test a pair before the actual release in July. I received the shoes yesterday and what can I…

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