Considered a skateboard hero by many, a very humble Gino Iannucci always looks at his peers and the younger generation as equal talents. The Long Island native has been known to skate and party on both the east and west coasts, and has been a friend of Mighty Healthy’s own Ray Mate for over 25 years.
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Erik “Ronzoni” Rossetti is one of Long Island’s freshest skaters, and if you’re lucky, he’ll even invite you over for dinner. This LI-native has everything a true New York skater could ever want: opinions, homemade recipes, a love for Goodfellas, and a skateboard underneath his feet.
Known as The Wasted Talent on social media, Peter Pabon contributed an amazing array of handpicked archive flicks to solidify our chapter, showcasing some of New York’s defining moments in skate, nightlife, and everyday youth culture.
From party flyers, to skate ads, to throwback Mighty graphics inspired by American Psycho or the infamous Morrie’s Wig Shop, here’s an ode to 10 years worth of visuals, creativity, and Mighty Healthy approved aesthetics.
DQM founder Chris Keeffe has been in the skateboard industry for over 29 years. Originally from Queens, he started skating at age 10, which ultimately led to a professional career.
Ever since the launch of his now massive company The Hundreds in 2003, Bobby Hundreds has always remained one of those silent-but-deadly good guys where you can’t help but wonder, “How has someone as nice as you made is this far in the industry?”
Artist, DJ, and designer Alyasha Owerka-Moore has traveled all over the globe for his work, yet considers New York his staple city.
Sitting down at SHUT's Orchard Street store, we caught up with owners Rodney Smith, Michael Cohen, and Adam Schatz, plus head designer Eli Morgan Gesner, to talk roots, nostalgia, and where the culture is headed next.
Skateboard enthusiast and videographer, Aaron Meza, has collaborated with a slew of top names in skating to create some of the most prized skateboard videos out—check it out as he recounts some of his favorite New York treasures.