July 1985


Inside This Mag: Sacramento streetstyle, NSA/Variflex Rage at Badlands and skating through LA

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Cover: Chris Miller – Frontside Air. Photo: Mofo

Also In This Issue: Toke Ramp Jam, New England International Contest League of Skateboaders series, the International Showdown at the Tropica, Wake Up and Smell The Pavement" in the Northwest and step by step skate tricks

Music Articles:
Motorhead, JFA and Danzig


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Rob Roskopp Santa Cruz ad, Ken Park Madrid ad


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Contents page, Mike McGill Tracker Trucks ad


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Mail Drop, Powell Peralta ad


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Hosoi Hammerhead ad


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Jeff Grosso Subscribe page, Agent Orange


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Ask the Doctor with Dr. Rick Blackheart, Tony Alva, Alva Skates ad


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Schmitt Stix, Zorlac Skateboards ad, Kryptonics ad


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Z-Rollers, Brand-X, The Faction, Motobilt, Allen Losi Variflex ad


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Skarfing Material, Action Sports


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Kicking Up The Jams, Dave Tobin, Dan Heyman


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Fred Smith, Martin Wagner, Shane Rouse, Bruno Peeters


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Fred Smith, Doug Zytowski, Matt Gallardo


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Palo Alto Sport Shop, Roller Wheels, Free Wheelin', Go Skate


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"Things are getting pretty ugly out there." Eddie Reatigui, Tommy Guerrero, Bryce Kanights


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Christian Hosoi, Rob Roskopp, Mark Gonzales, Neil Blender, Spidey


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Inland Ocean Skate & Surf Shop, Gremic ad


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The Connection, Natas Thunder Trucks ad


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Madness In Wonderland, Lance Mountain


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Lester Kasai, Tony Hawk


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Jeff Grosso, Steve Steadham, Steve Caballero


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Skateboard Specialists, Super Cruiser


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Orange Cycle Works, The Bird, Pus-Head


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Rockin' and Rollin' Through L.A., Gator


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John Grigley, Gator, Dave Duncan


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Product Patrol, Raw Edged Music, Dream Wheels, California Cheap Skates


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Kama Kazie, Step by Step, Steve Steadham


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Deluxe, Skate Rock!


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Hell On Wheels, Thrasher Products


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Mark Gonzales Venture ad, Locals Only!


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Pus-Zone, Blockhead Skates


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Notes From THe Underground, Igor's Record Collection


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On Board, Coming Evens, Trash


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T.E.B.B.S., Skates On Haight, Fafnir Bearings, Sure-Grip


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Paramount Mailorder


July 1985

Vision, Town & Country Skate Designs, Somethin' Else


July 1985

Billy Ruff Independent ad, Powell Peralta ad


July 1985

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