Inside This Mag: Thrasher's 1997 Skater of the Year Bob Burnquist, the 1997 T-Eddy Awards and Jay Adams Also In This Issue: Royal rippers Phil Shao, Sean Young, Mike York, Peter Hewitt, Phil Hajal, Paulo Diaz, Jesse Paez, Bam Margera, Matt Field, Brad Staba, Darren Davarrette, Scott Bourne and Chet Thomas and how to steal a ramp Music Articles: Candiria, Keni 3 and the Criminals
In This Issue Dylan Rieder graces the August cover with a tall order back Smith. Austyn Gillette joins the party inside with a ten-page article documenting his and Dylan's spot-destruction mission to Berlin. Eswic jumps in the van for the best road trip ever; Vans goes nuts to butts in Greece; TJ Rogers and Boo Johnson get the Heads treatment and Torey Pudwill's 20-page interview leaves no doubt that he's gunnin' for SOTY this year. Add this one to your collection.