November 1985


Inside This Mag: The NSA wrap up at the Skate Ranch in Del Mar, the Capitola Street Style Classic and a trip to Europe

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Cover: Christian Hosoi – Head-High Fly Over. Photo: Tkacheff

Also In This Issue: Skating in Boston and step by step skating

Music Articles:
Bad Brains and D.O.A.


November 1985

Rob Roskopp OJ ad, Madrid ad


November 1985

Contents page, Hosoi ad


November 1985

Mail Drop, Steve Steadham Powell Peralta ad


November 1985

Z-Rollers, Motobilt, Big Buck Truk


November 1985

Subscribe page, Vision ad


November 1985

Skarfing Material, Gullwing Trucks ad


November 1985

Kryptonics ad, Burton Snowboards


November 1985

Ask The Doctor wih Dr. Rick Blackheart, Venture ad


November 1985

Atlantic Skates Inc., Allen Losi Variflex ad


November 1985

Schmitt Stix, Air Tech, Vision Old Ghost, John Grigley


November 1985

Brand-X, Welcome To Venice


November 1985

Rannalli, Town & Country Skate Designs, Contest Videos


November 1985

Boston, Fred Smith


November 1985

Frank Lennon, Fred Smith


November 1985

Gremic, Bones Brigade Video


November 1985

The Connection, Thunder Trucks ad


November 1985

N.S.A. Rap Up at the Skate Ranch, Christian Hosoi, Rodney Mullen


November 1985

Jeff Grosso, Bill Ruff, Eric Nash, Greg Smith, Jeff Phillips


November 1985

Mike McGill, Tony Hawk


November 1985

California Hot Mail Order, Skates On Haight


November 1985

Capitola Classic, Street Style, Tommy Guerrero


November 1985

Christian Hosoi, Mark Gonzales, Steve Olson


November 1985

Orange Cycle Works, Avenue Skates, Free Wheelin Skateboards


November 1985

Rob Roskopp, Tommy Guerrero


November 1985

Tony Hawk, Tony Alva, Europe Again


November 1985

Europe Again


November 1985

Lance Mountain


November 1985

Keith Stephenson


November 1985

Savage Dimensions, Reggie Barnes Walker ad


November 1985

Skateboard Specialists, Kama Kazi Skateboards


November 1985

Paramount Mail Order, Locals Only! Nash ad


November 1985

Step by Step, Steve Steadham, Mark "Gator" Rogowski, California Skate Express


November 1985

JFA Skateboard, Thrasher Products


November 1985

Notes From The Underground, Bad Brains, Pus-Zone


November 1985

Rant 'n Reel, Igor's Record Collection, Skate Rock! 3


November 1985

Cal Skate & Sport, Product Patrol, Zorlac Skateboards

November 1985

Action Sports, Skateboards


November 1985

On Board, Trash, Lance Mountain


November 1985

Palo Alto Sport Shop, The Bird II, Slim Balls, Santa Cruz, Skates ad


November 1985

Dog Town Born Again ad, Somethin' Else


November 1985

Independent ad, Le Choix Multiple Powell Peralta ad


November 1985

  • Burnout: Saturdaze

    Burnout: Saturdaze
    The stars came out for the LA premier of “Saturdays,” Birdhouse’s first full-length video in ten years. Bros, babes, the Bird, proud parents and Clive Dixon turned pro! Where were you?!
  • Vans Park Series Huntington Beach Men's Finals

    Vans Park Series Huntington Beach Men's Finals
    Still hanging tough in Huntington Beach—Friday and Saturday saw the men and boys compete in the Vans Park Series. Check out some photos here.
  • Vans Park Series Huntington Beach: Women's Finals

    Vans Park Series Huntington Beach: Women's Finals
    After days of heated practice, the Van’s Park Series Women’s Finals kicked off Thursday with 16 women battling it out for the seven remaining spots to the finals in Shanghai. —Joe Hammeke
  • Vans US Open Continental Championships

    Vans US Open Continental Championships
    The Vans Park Series is back in Huntington Beach once again, but this year with a little twist to the format. Adding a continental championships to both the men’s and women’s divisions with a winner take all trip to the finals in Shanghai China. With over 80 entrants it was a long battle on the beach to earn that top spot to the World Championships. —Joe Hammeke
  • 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.