Transworld Skateboarding

  • Countries: Japan, the U.S.
  • Frequency: 12 issues per year + 1 special
  • Circulation: 135,000
  • Number of readers: 923,000
  • Launch Year: 1983
  • Ad Price Full page, 4-color $ 22,271
  • Websiteskateboarding.transworld.net
  • Primary Target Group: Median Age of Readership is 16, 68% in the 12-17 age range.

TransWorld SKATEboarding magazine’s success:
TransWorld SKATEboarding has been the largest, most progressive and most respected skateboarding magazine in the world for nearly 25 years. Delivering the most innovative photography and cutting-edge editorial content, it offers readers an inside look at skate culture through news, product reviews and in-depth profiles of the world's top skateboarders. It covers the American and global skateboard scenes from street and vert-ramp skating to international competition, and it features in-depth interviews with the top pros and up-and-coming riders. Designed to spread the culture of skateboarding in its purest form, the magazine provides bold, inside coverage of events, personalities, equipment and techniques.

A market leader in skateboarding video production and events, TransWorld SKATEboarding founded the TransWorld SKATEboarding Awards, the first and largest professional skateboarding awards ceremony in the world. The magazine also regularly contributes to charitable groups associated with the skateboarding industry — Tony Hawk Foundation, Texas Skate Jam, Make-A-Wish, Elemental Awareness and others.