5Boro Presents “Public Notice”

LifestyleComments ⋅ Aug 22, 2014
A good week for skateboarding in New York is rounded out with a new montage from veteran brand 5Boro. Now over 17 years deep in the game, the Big Apple-based skateboard company has seen exponential growth over the past two years, adding blossoming ri...

5Boro Jimmy McDonald “Philadelphia City Hall” Pro Model Deck

StyleComments ⋅ Jan 16, 2014
Despite the city’s notoriously aggressive laws, Philadelphia has a long legacy of skateboarding, having produced some of the most iconic names in street skating today. Jimmy McDonald’s name has been added to the list of professional skate...

5boro 2013 “NYC Montage” Video

LifestyleComments ⋅ Jan 10, 2014
To kick start 2014, longstanding skateboard label 5boro presents “NYC Montage” — a clip strung together by skateboarding sequences from 2013. Featuring the full 5boro crew, the video shows the likes of Dan Pensyl, Joe Tookmanian, Wi...

5boro Skates Philadelphia with Chris Mulhern

LifestyleComments ⋅ Dec 13, 2013
As far as skateboarding videography goes, Chris Mulhern is definitely a name to know. The Philadelphia-based videographer has been something of a hot commodity, working with everyone from adidas Skateboarding to Gourmet Footwear to produce some truly...

Transworld Spends One Day with 5boro in NYC

LifestyleComments ⋅ Jun 12, 2013
Skating in New York City is never just skating, but also eating dumplings, encountering parties interested in the ‘novelty’ of a four-wheeled plank, doing short grinds on metal curbs, and maintaining a heavy lurk presence at various spots...

5boro NYC 2013 Spring/Summer Shaolin Island Camo Skate Decks

LifestyleComments ⋅ Apr 23, 2013
A nod to its home in the Big Apple, 5boro NYC has created a duo of Shaolin Island Camo skate decks for Spring/Summer 2013. Featuring a cruiser alongside an 8″ x 32″ deck, the release sees the pieces with a repeating motif that pairs the S...

5boro Corner Store Skate Deck Series

DesignComments ⋅ Mar 21, 2013
New York-based skateboard institution 5boro pays tribute to staples of the American convenience store with its latest series of skate decks. Spoofing household names including Campbell’s and Wonderbread, the graphics on the underside of the dec...

NY Skateboarding: 5boro Part 2

LifestyleComments ⋅ Feb 24, 2012
Following part 1 of NY Skateboarding’s interview video series with 5boro comes part 2. Shot and edited by Michael Hurley, the video features insight from Ron Chatman, Quim Cardona, Willy Akers, Amy Gunther, Dogbone, and Mark Nardelli and chroni...

Carhartt WIP x 5boro NYC 2012 Capsule Collection

StyleComments ⋅ Feb 24, 2012
Blending their like-minded foundations and DNA, Carhartt WIP and New York’s 5boro have linked up for a special 2012 capsule collection. The collaborative materializes with the introduction of a range of hard and soft goods. Catering to its skat...

NY Skateboarding: 5Boro Part 1

LifestyleComments ⋅ Feb 15, 2012
Online editorial NY Skateboarding recently spent some time with the 5Boro family to do a multi-part interview. In Part 1 we gain some insight about the storied company’s new video “Join, or Die”, along with some clips of skating in...

PBS: Off Book – Fashion of Artists

ArtsComments ⋅ Nov 11, 2011
Although not every artist is as attentive to fashion as Kanye West, style does make its way into their lives. Sometimes driven by practical purpose, other times by personal expression or as part of performance, fashion plays a role in the aesthetic l...

5Boro 2011 Holiday Video

LifestyleComments ⋅ Nov 8, 2011
New from 5Boro – the NYC-based manufacturer of skateboards, apparel and appropriate gear – comes their 2011 holiday video, shot using a mixture of color and crisp black and white. Scored using Dave Brubeck’s “Take Five,”...

5Boro 2011 Fall/Winter Video

LifestyleComments ⋅ Aug 22, 2011
New from 5Boro, the NYC-based manufacturer of skateboards, apparel and appropriate gear, comes a promotional video so “New York” that it makes the brand’s namesake proud. Shot and edited completely in black and white and scored with...

Vans West vs. East (and Europe) Fourty-Four Hi Pack

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Feb 3, 2009
Created under the pretense of an innovative cupsole sneaker with a toned down profile, the Vans Fourty-Four Hi sees itself in the middle of a multi-party collaboration to kick things off for spring 2009. Bringing on-board West Coast representativ...

Vans Forty-Four Hi “West Coast vs East Coast” Collection with Crooks & Castles and 5Boro

UncategorizedComments ⋅ Jan 7, 2009
Alongside the release of their chronicled collaboration with Crooks & Castles, Vans unveils more Spring co-op colorways in their Fourty-Four Hi model. The collection will consist of a 5Boro edition representing the East Coast while Crooks h...