October 2005

Inside This Mag: Phelps goes to China with Danny Way, Eric Ellington interview, Anti-Hero Flamethrower 2005, and a Lakai team trip to Moscow with Marc Johnson, Cairo Foster, Mike Carroll and more

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Cover: Erik Ellington – Back Lip. Photo: Burnett

Also In This Issue: Skaters for Public Skateparks Summit in Idaho, artist Aaron Horkey, the grand opening of the Black Pearl Skatepark on Grand Cayman Island and interviews with Adam Alfaro and Jeremy Reeves

Music Articles:
The Kills, the Unseen, Asphalt Jungle, Bavgate, Speedbugg, Out Hud, Narrator and F'd Up
  • Skatepark Round-Up: Deathwish

    Skatepark Round-Up: Deathwish
    Streets are their usual domain but the DW squad had a fun time stacking these clips. Here’s Jon Dickson, Slash, Erik Ellington, Taylor Kirby and several others.
  • Sneak Peek: May 2016

    Sneak Peek: May 2016
    Jerry Hsu returns to the cover of the mag with a tech-gnar masterpiece–nollie backside 180 to fakie 5-0. Welcome back, Jer!
  • Burnout: PROWAN

    Burnout: PROWAN
    After an avalanche of top-shelf shredding, Rowan Zorilla of the Shep Dawgs gets the pro nod. 
  • Crail Couch: Erik Ellington

    Crail Couch: Erik Ellington
    A Tap favorite for sure, Erik Ellington takes a seat and talks PD tats, big spins, The Gav, hair cuts, bandanas and more...
  • Handrail Hell

    Handrail Hell
    Dudes have been jumpin' on them bars for over 25 years. Here's a look at some of the groundbreaking rail tricks from 1989 to 2016.