October 1981

Inside This Mag: Del Mar Pool and Freestyle Contest, the Capitola Classic and skaters get lost in Los Angeles

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Cover: Top: Tony Hawk – Lien to Tail Re-Entry at Del Mar Bottom: John Hutson and Paco Prieto- Downhill Finish. Photos: Top: Marechal Bottom: Mofo

Also In This Issue: The Ramp Ranch,

Music Articles:
The Big Boys and rockabilly

October 1981

Powell Peralta, Billy Ruff Independent ad


October 1981

Mike Smith Madrid ad, Contents page


October 1981

Zorlac ad, Thrasher stickers and buttons, Kryptonics, Donel ad, Variflex ad


October 1981

Thrasher t-shirts, Mail Drop, Bill Ruff G&S ad


October 1981

Vision Sports Inc., Mail Drop, John Hodges Walker ad


October 1981

Talking Ed, Subscribe page


October 1981

Showcase, A general guide to the latest in skatedecks and accessories


October 1981

Del Mar Contest, Billy Ruff, Mike Smith


October 1981

Steve Caballero, Rick Tracey


October 1981

Tony Magnusson, Christian Hosoi


October 1981

Freestyle, Sonny Miller


October 1981

Portfolio, Stevo Krehn, The Ramp Ranch, Debbie McAdoo


October 1981

The Ultimate Ramp


October 1981

The Capitola Classic: Downhill at it's best


October 1981

The Capitola Classic: Downhill at it's best

October 1981

The Capitola Classic: Downhill at it's best


October 1981

The Capitola Classic: Downhill at it's best


October 1981

Lost In Los, Steve Olson



October 1981

Rodney Mullen, Mike Smith



October 1981

Rodney Mullen, Steve Rocco, Mike Smith, Steve Caballero, Mike Folmer


October 1981

Wild Riders of Boardz, Big Boys


October 1981

On Board, Odd Moments in Skateboarding


October 1981

Notes From The Underground, Back Issues


October 1981

The Jammer, Skates on Haight, 5X7's



October 1981

Tracker Trucks ad, John, Hutson, The Capitola Classic


October 1981

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    BS with TG: Tony Hawk
    For the newest episode of BS with TG, Tommy brings on the birdman himself, Mr. Tony Hawk to talk Gleaming the Cube, face tattoos, The Tony Hawk Foundation and more.
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    Burnout: KOTR 2015 FAQ
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    Sneak Peek: May 2016
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    Bru-Ray: Bondi Bowl-A-Rama 2016
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    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.