Skatology, hailing out of Bel Air, Maryland has been supporting Deluxe for as long as they’ve been in business. Skatology is a skateshop, nothing less, nothing more. No frills, no weird products, just skateboarding. Did I mention all of their team riders rip? no? Watch the video. That’s all I can say. They all destroy it. Thanks to John Mosmiller for putting this together with us. If you’re in the Bel Air area check them out and just so you know
from now till the end of March is Thunder Month at Skatology, get 10% off any Thunder Trucks purchased.
Skatology Board Shop
139 Thomas Street
Bel Air, Md 21014
How long have you been in business? 12years.
Where are you located? Bel Air, Maryland.
Top skate videos of all time playing in the shop? Baker3/ Fallen’s Ride the Sky.
Ian Smith, fs 180, photo by Alex Wein.
Best selling size board, truck, wheel? 8.25 boards, 147 size trucks, 51mm wheels.
What’s coming up in the future for the shop, any videos in the works, contests coming up? Real premiere, Macho taildrop premiere, Mystery Challenge.
Something your shop has that no other shop does. Just skateboarding… No dumb shit.
If you could make a baby using two Deluxe brands as the mother and father. Which ones would they be and what would be the outcome? Real and Thunder, it would be a one piece deck and truck.
Most awkward moment you have experienced with a customer. Anytime there is a grip of cops here and a customer shows up.
Ian Smith over John Mosmiller, photo by Alex Wein.
Team rider we’re going to hear about soon. Allen Beers. He’s going to change the world.
If your shop was a car describe what it would it be? 1987 K5 Blazer 6″body lift, 10″suspension lift ,44″ murders.
If your shop was a deluxe brand which one would it be? Thunder.
Gnarliest thing you have seen happen within the walls of your shop. Josh Miller credit carding his weiner in half and bleeding all over the toilet and bathroom. Nobody knew what to do. So he jus sat there bleeding.. Jamie Thomas’ wife said the bathroom was disgusting and there was poop on the walls.. For the record it wasn’t poop, it was blood. But in that case poop sounded better.
Your store is a Boutique, dirty and proud, or _________. Dirty and indifferent.
Best place to grab something eat in the neighborhood? La Tolteca. The Real team liked it.
What kind of Music can we expect in the shop? The Goat.
Oddest thing someone has offered to trade you for a deck? Their mom.
Do you have any sort of shop fund? What is it raising money for? Beer, Ramp, toilet paper, helping under privileged youth, etc. No.
Eric Kunmann, kickflip, photo by Alex Wein.
Best/worst next million dollar idea you’ve heard from parents for the skate industry. Boards that don’t break, shoes that can’t get holes.
If you could combine your shop with one other type of business what would it be? Cookieology.
Favorite spot in the neighborhood? What’s the bust factor? The jersey walls next to the shop, bust factor low.
Shop or team meetings usually end with……. Fried ice cream!
Chris Mentlik, Nosegrind, photo by Alex Wein.
Bel Air, Md 21014