August 1981

Inside This Mag: Laguna Seca maximum downhill skating and controlled insanity with Tony Hawk, Steve Olson and more

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Cover: Roger Hickey and John Hutson - Downhill. Photo: Caselli

Also In This Issue: The Baldy Pipeline, ramp building and the League of Wimpy Skaters

August 1981

Santa Cruz ad, Gullwing ad


August 1981

Contents page, Walker ad, Steve Olson Independent ad


August 1981

Talking Ed, Thrasher t-shirts, Mail Drop, The Variflex X


August 1981

Vision Sports Inc., Donel ad, Mail Drop, Powell Peralta ad


August 1981

Laguna Seca Maximum Downhill


August 1981

Laguna Seca Maximum Downhill


August 1981

Laguna Seca Maximum Downhill


August 1981

Controlled Insanity, Scott Foss, Steve Olson


August 1981

Steve Olson, Tony Hawk


August 1981

Baldy Pipeline, Chris Strople, Steve Olson


August 1981

Ramp Building


August 1981

League of Wimpy Skaters, Kryptonic Skateboards, The Jammer


August 1981

On Board, Del Mar Skateboard Contest, Subscribe page


August 1981

Skates on Haight ad, Notes From The Underground, The Capitola Classic


August 1981

8X10, Tracker Trucks ad


August 1981

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