Summer starts on time in Baghdad by the Bay. A new park opened to throngs of new and old rippers at the edge of the Mission in SF. It’s far from the hospital so lets hope it doesn't' start like Potrero del Sol with 25 broken bones in the first week. Summer's here, come and get it! —Jake Phelps
It's so rad seeing how different teams approach Double Rock, and Blood Wizard does not disappoint. Here's Jerry Gurney, Nich Kunz, Drew Dezort, Jack Given, Chris Gregson, and others.
Toad and Salmon's contest at Potrero Del Sol went off last weekend. 1st Brad McClain, 2nd RJ Barbaro, 3rd Eddie Moreno. Here's an edit of the highlights.
Cover: Chico Brenes – Gap To Back Tail
Inside This Mag: Tampa Pro Contest and an interview with Carl Shipman
Also In This Issue: Santa Rosa Skatepark and skating in Atlanta
Music Articles: The Descendents, Shudder to Think, the Promise Ring and Helmet
Cover: Mark Gonzales – Pole Jam
Inside This Mag: T-Eddys, Tampa Am and interviews with Johnny Fonseca and Crazy Eddie
Also In This Issue: Rad ams Jason Phares and Joe Pino
Music Articles: Odd Numbers, SNFU, the Muffs, and Poof
Toad and Salmon took the show on the road up to Seattle and the Ballard Bowl for the 2009 Chowder Bowl.
|Santa Cruz Tour East Coast Sep 30|
|Larb Fest San Diego, CA Oct 11|
|King VI: Bowl Bash Jamestown, NY Oct 18|
|Skatestock III Houston, TX Oct 18|
|Rheumatic Hard Core Session Brazil Oct 25|
|A Skatemare on 7th Street Wilmington, DE Oct 25|
|Day of the Shred Santa Ana, CA Nov 01|