December 2008

Inside This Mag: Thrasher celebrates the 30th Anniversary of Independent trucks with Cab, Rowley, Baca, Lance, Hosoi, Gross, Haslam, Hewitt, Childress, Omar, Salba and more

This back issue is still available (note: The Independent Trucks 30th Anniversary Tour DVD is only included in newsstand issues, not issues bought from the webstore)

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Cover: Christian Hosoi - Tailgrab. Photo: Dawes

Also In This Issue: Interviews with Lamare Hemmings and Brian Delatorre

Music Articles: Sizzla and Kowloon Walled City
  • Vans Shop Night Party

    Vans Shop Night Party
    Vans threw a party for local skateshops at their Huntington Beach park and an epic crew of sponsored ams, current pros and living legends came out to shred. Here’s photos and a video from an amazing night.
  • Sneak Peek: May 2016

    Sneak Peek: May 2016
    Jerry Hsu returns to the cover of the mag with a tech-gnar masterpiece–nollie backside 180 to fakie 5-0. Welcome back, Jer!
  • Burnout: Waffle 50

    Burnout: Waffle 50
    Vans celebrates a half century of skate shoe excellence with the first stop of a worldwide tour – NYC. You guys party?
  • Evan Smith Interview

    Evan Smith Interview
    You seen that part yet? Unreal. Evan is a one of a kind skate wizard. He’s a bit of a mystery, so here you get to know the guy behind the magic.
  • Rumble In Ramona 5 Video

    Rumble In Ramona 5 Video
    Vert skating's favorite event is back! No winners, no losers, (except anyone who chickened out,) this is halfpipe action at its down-and-dirtiest best!