August 1984


Inside This Mag: Skate-Rock coverage

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Cover: Christian Hosoi – Backside Air. Photo: Mofo

Also In This Issue: Tons of photos and the Back to the Badlands Summer Series

Music Articles:
Skate-rock coverage and an interview with JFA


August 1984

Rob Roskopp Santa Cruz, Variflex ad


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Contents page, All Terrain Vehicles


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Mail Drop, Vision ad


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Madrid ad, Kryptonics ad


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Town & Country Skate Designs, Bullet ad, Brand-X, Z-Woods


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Ask The Doctor with Dr. Rick Blackheart, Val Surf


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Skarfing Material, Impulse


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The Skater's Edge, Action Sports, Skates on Haight, G&S ad


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Subscribe page, Sea Flex ad, Ugly Stix


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Schmitt Stix ad, Roller Wheels, Orange Cycle Works


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Photograffiti


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Photograffiti


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Free Wheelin, Dog Town ad


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Shotz, Jim Gray, Gator


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Sweet Dreams, The Big Boys


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The Faction, Brian Brannon, Big Boys, Steve Caballero


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J.F.A.


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Flexible

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Back To The Badlands, Steve Caballero, Chris Miller, Kevin Staab


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Joe Johnson, Steve Steadham


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Jeff Grosso, Salba, Gator, Tony Hawk


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The Faction, Suicidal Skates, Atlantic Skates, DRI


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Igor's Record Collection, Fang, Zorlac Skateboards


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Metal Edge, Venom, Notes From The Underground


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Kryptonics ad, Thrasher Products page


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Outhouse Surf & Skate, Product Patrol, Skateboard Specialists


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On Board, Trash


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Paramount Mail Order, Somethin' Else


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Independent ad, Powell Peralta ad


August 1984

  • HOSOI x RVCA Party Blog

    HOSOI x RVCA Party Blog
    Legends and homies alike made their way out to RVCA's headquarters Friday night to welcome Christian Hosoi to their ever-expanding team. A heated bowl jam ensued, in honor of Ivan "Pops" Hosoi's 75th birthday. Add to that some artwork by Mark Oblow, tunes from Tommy G, free grub from Pizzanista and complimentary cold ones from PBR and the locals were in for a treat!
  • Burnout: Saturdaze

    Burnout: Saturdaze
    The stars came out for the LA premier of “Saturdays,” Birdhouse’s first full-length video in ten years. Bros, babes, the Bird, proud parents and Clive Dixon turned pro! Where were you?!
  • Vans Park Series Huntington Beach Men's Finals

    Vans Park Series Huntington Beach Men's Finals
    Still hanging tough in Huntington Beach—Friday and Saturday saw the men and boys compete in the Vans Park Series. Check out some photos here.
  • Vans Park Series Huntington Beach: Women's Finals

    Vans Park Series Huntington Beach: Women's Finals
    After days of heated practice, the Van’s Park Series Women’s Finals kicked off Thursday with 16 women battling it out for the seven remaining spots to the finals in Shanghai. —Joe Hammeke
  • Vans US Open Continental Championships

    Vans US Open Continental Championships
    The Vans Park Series is back in Huntington Beach once again, but this year with a little twist to the format. Adding a continental championships to both the men’s and women’s divisions with a winner take all trip to the finals in Shanghai China. With over 80 entrants it was a long battle on the beach to earn that top spot to the World Championships. —Joe Hammeke