July 1983


Inside This Mag: Thrasher's Skate Rock weekend and backyard pool skating

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Cover: Jay “ Alabamy” – Frontside Ollie. Photo: Friedman

Also In This Issue: The Brazilian skate scene, the Florida Backyard Series in Naples, the 3rd Annual Am Contest in Guatemala and the CASL #3 at the Palmdale Ramp

Music Articles:
Skate rock mania and "metal edge"


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Santa Cruz ad, Variflex ad


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Contents page, Tracker Trucks ad


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Mail Drop, Thrasher Products Page


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Steep Slopes, Uncle Wiggley Skateboards


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Brand X, Donel, Val Surf ad


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Ask The Doctor with Dr. Rick Blackheart, Hawk Gloves, Madrid ad


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Skateboard Specialists, Subscribe Page, Tony Hawk


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The Adventures of Shred & Betty


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They Came to Play, Skate Rock, Christian Hosoi


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The Faction, JAKS Team, J.F.A., Skate Rock


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Steve Caballero, Lance Mountain


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Steve Caballero, J.F.A., Tony Alva, Micke Alba


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Backyard Session, David Hackett


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Steve Olson, TSOL, Tony Alva, Johnny Ray


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Photograffiti, The Brazilian Skate Scene


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Photograffiti; Puerto Rico, Roberto Cortes


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Competition, Jeff Grosso, Steve Steadham, Kevin Staab


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Billy Beauregard


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Steve Bacon, Schmitt Stix ad


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The Faction, Mad Rats, Metal Edge, Mercyful Fate, Placebo Records ad, Rough Trade


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On Board, Coming Events, Trash


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Thunder Trucks ad, Kryptonics ad, Alva Skates


July 1983

Skate Rock! Vol. 1, Tom Groholski OJ's Wheels ad


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Somethin' Else, Joel Chavez


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Steve Caballero Independent ad, Powell Peralta ad


July 1983

  • 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.
  • Anthony Van Engelen Interview

    Anthony Van Engelen Interview
    AVE is a true skateboard warrior. Check out this interview from our March '15 issue.
  • Shake Junt's "Skate Tank" Part 2 of 3

    Shake Junt's "Skate Tank" Part 2 of 3
    The Skate Tank's been on more missions than any vehicle in the world. There's too many guests to name in the rawest edit of the year, but it feels so good to see Figgy get an ender again.
  • Jeremy Leabres Interview

    Jeremy Leabres Interview
    Now that you've seen his part, get to know Jeremy a little better with his interview from our November issue.
  • Get On The Van: Skate Crew Stickers

    Get On The Van: Skate Crew Stickers
    You see them all over: vehicles with stickers showing a cartoon version of the family inside. Here are some ideas to represent your skate squad.