Qualifying was gnar. T-Pud, Malto, BA, Vincent Alvarez, Sarmiento, Koston and TNT. Somebody call a paramedic. Finals today. Keep posted.
Nike threw a big-ass party in SF for the release of Omar Salazar's shoe. Here's some photos, along with a video from their demo in Sac.
Cover: Brain Anderson – Portrait
Photo: Morf. Ogden
Inside This Mag: Thrasher's 1999 Skater of the Year Brian Anderson, 1999 T-Eddy Awards and 1999 SOTY runner up Mitch Frydrick
Also In This Issue: 2000 Tampa Am and the top ten reasons to quit skating
Music Articles: Jazz June, Man or Astroman? and Blackalicious
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