May 2008

Inside This Mag: Skater of the Year Marc Johnson, past SOTYs Geoff Rowley, John Cardiel, Brian Anderson and more talk about MJ, Daewon talks about highlights of being an SOTY

This back issue is still available and comes with a free Marc Johnson poster

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Cover: Marc Johnson - Front board fakie. Photo: Reda

Also In This Issue: Duffel, Haslam, Reynolds, Mariano, Silas, Duncombe, Rune, Janoski and Drew

Music Articles: Boris, Del and American Steel
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