Spillly with 3 Ls

Category: skateboarding

Honoured to be featured on Jozi Instagramers site this month.

Posted on December 1st, by spillly in Lifestyle, photography, skateboarding, Social Media. 2 comments

During the first few days of #Stokefest this year I had the opportunity of taking this image of Craig Rodney on his Canon DSLR camera. It was edited with Snapseed and Camera+ on my iPhone4 and then posted to Instagram. Thanks to the team at Jozi Instagramers for highlighting this image on their website this […]


It took me 17 years to conquer my fear.

Posted on October 8th, by spillly in Lifestyle, Motivation, photography, skateboarding. 2 comments

A few months ago I wrote this post on my lost love for skateboarding and how I rediscovered it. Yesterday I managed to complete my dream and pull off a pretty basic trick (with not much style) that had eluded me my entire life. I just want to reiterate the fact that at no point […]


A Modern solution to the poor mans mid-life crisis

Posted on July 20th, by spillly in Lifestyle, Motivation, skateboarding. 17 comments

Lets start off by clarifying that I am not poor and not every 40-something man on a long-board is poor either. On the contrary. The vast majority of newly re-adopting skateboarders are well qualified, well traveled and well dressed. They are equipped with the most modern online tools & toys and are reaching a point in their lives […]