May 1981


Inside This Mag: Skate City Whittier Pro/Am Contest with competitors Duane Peters, Lance Mountain, Steve Caballero, Neil Blender and more and a Swedish skate competition

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Cover: Duane Peters and Steve Caballero – Aggro Sweeper Re-entry, Lien Air. Photos: Kevin Thatcher

Also In This Issue: A day in the street, a night on the town, Sensation Basin's Third Anniversary Contest and the Galveston, TX contest

Music Articles:
Adam and the Ants and the Big Boys

May 1981

Duane Peters Santa Cruz ad, Romeo Void


May 1981

Contents page, Independent ad


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Talking Ed, Mail Drop, Variflex ad


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Donel ad, Thrasher stickers and buttons, Mail Drop, NTN Bearings, Zorlac ad


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Skate City Whittier Pro-Am, Duane Peters, Steve Caballero


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Neil Blender, Mike Alba, Mike Folmer


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John Gibson, Lance Mountain, Tony Hawk, Duane Peters


May 1981

A Day In The Street


May 1981

A Night On The Town


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Competition Sweden


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Florida, Texas


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Atlantic Skates, Vision Sports Inc., Subscribe page


May 1981

On Board, Coming Events, G.L.S.A., Notes From The Underground


May 1981

Wild Riders of Boardz, Gullwing ad, Walker ad


May 1981

8X10 Mike Folmer, The Jammer


May 1981

  • Half a Century of Hosoi

    Half a Century of Hosoi
    Christian Hosoi celebrated his 50th birthday at the Combi Bowl with live music and a heavy session. Check out some photos here.
  • Steve Caballero Powell Peralta Flight Deck

    Steve Caballero Powell Peralta Flight Deck
    Steve Caballero shares his thoughts on Powell Peralta's Flight decks. Check it out.
  • New Cab Pro-Tec Helmet

    New Cab Pro-Tec Helmet
    Steve Caballero gives some insight on his new signature pinstriped helmet from Pro-Tec.
  • Born Free Motorcycle Show 9 Video

    Born Free Motorcycle Show 9 Video
    Those two-wheeled machines on display commanded attention, but the heavy action was the four-wheeled assault on the vert ramp. From young bucks like Ronnie to the OGs Cab and Bucky, this session was revved all the way up.
  • Born Free Motorcycle Show 9 Photos

    Born Free Motorcycle Show 9 Photos
    The Born Free Motorcycle Show asked Jeff Grosso and Vans to round up a vert ramp and a crew of rippers to session throughout the weekend. Check out some photos here.