September 1983


Inside This Mag: Thirteen skaters like Tony Hawk, Neil Blender, Christian Hosoi and more answer six important questions and the Thrasher Summer Tour '83 gets wild

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Cover: Top Left: Mike McGill – Backside Air. Photo: Schmitt;  Top Right: Craig Johnson – Frontside Air. Photo: Newton; Bottom Left: John Gibson – Frontside Air. Photo: Newton; Center: Jay Cabler – Loose Frontside Edge Out. Photo: Newton; Bottom Right: Anonymous – Street Push. Photo: Newton

Also In This Issue: NSA Paramount in LA, the Devil's Pit 3rd Annual Fogtown Contest and tons of other contest results

Music Articles:
Code of Honor


September 1983

Santa Cruz ad, Variflex ad


September 1983

Contents page, Tracker Trucks ad


September 1983

Mail Drop, Rector ad


September 1983

Steep Slopes, Fog Town ad, Alva Skates ad


September 1983

Steep Slopes, Madrid ad


September 1983

Modern Skate Comix, Thunder Trucks ad, Hawk Gloves, Val Surf ad


September 1983

Skateboard Specialists ad, Subscribe page, Brad Bowman


September 1983

The Skater's Edge, Bob Denike, Skates on Haight ad


September 1983

Six Important Questions, Micke Alba, Tony Magnussen, Rob Roskopp, Tony Hawk, John Gibson


September 1983

Bill Ruff, Lester Kasai, Neil Blender, Christian Hosoi, Mark Rogowski, Al Losi, Lance Mountain


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Eastern Swing, Salad Mary, John Gibson, Mark Rogowski, Craig Johnson, Tony Hawk


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Thrasher Summer Tour '83, Christian Hosoi


September 1983

Niel Blender, Lance Mountain


September 1983

Gerald Burris, John Gibson


September 1983

Learn Something Everyday by Morizen Foche


September 1983

Learn Something Everyday by Morizen Foche


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Competition, NSA Paramount


September 1983

Devil's Pit, Luis Cruz, Bryce Kanights, Chris Cook


September 1983

Action New England Skateboard Titles, Donel, Walker ad


September 1983

Pus-Zone, The Faction, Big Boys, Skate Rock!


September 1983

On Board, Coming Events, Trash


September 1983

Kryptonics ad, Trick Tip, Rodney Mullen


September 1983

Big Boys, Mad Rats, Thrasher Products page


September 1983

Somethin' Else, Don Hoffman


September 1983

Rob Roskopp Independent ad, Powell Peralta ad


September 1983

  • Evan Smith Interview

    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.
  • Anthony Van Engelen Interview

    Anthony Van Engelen Interview
    AVE is a true skateboard warrior. Check out this interview from our March '15 issue.
  • The El Gato Classic

    The El Gato Classic
    The El Gato Classic went down in Palm Springs this past weekend hosted by Eddie “El Gato” Elguera.
  • Shake Junt's "Skate Tank" Part 2 of 3

    Shake Junt's "Skate Tank" Part 2 of 3
    The Skate Tank's been on more missions than any vehicle in the world. There's too many guests to name in the rawest edit of the year, but it feels so good to see Figgy get an ender again.
  • Jeremy Leabres Interview

    Jeremy Leabres Interview
    Now that you've seen his part, get to know Jeremy a little better with his interview from our November issue.