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

  • Shep Dawgs 5 Premiere Photos

    Shep Dawgs 5 Premiere Photos
    Paco and the Shep Dawgs premiered their latest video at the Oceanside Pier stage. Check out some photos here.
  • 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.
  • Tony Hawk Welcome to Lakai Limited Footwear

    Tony Hawk Welcome to Lakai Limited Footwear
    Breaking news from the Lakai World Summit where the legendary Tony Hawk has been officially announced as riding for Lakai Limited Footwear.
  • Tony Hawk's "Five Lifetimes of Whiplash" Interview

    Tony Hawk's "Five Lifetimes of Whiplash" Interview
    T-Hawk talks Saturdays, discusses the past, present and future of Birdhouse and explains how he keeps the stoke alive after all these years. Birdman's the best.
  • Meet the Birdhouse Team

    Meet the Birdhouse Team
    We're airing select parts from Saturdays starting tomorrow. Until then, take a peek into the nest and get to know the Birdhousers. Would you rather have Ben Raybourn's B.O. or Jaws' teeth? Oh, man, that's a tough/rough one…