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.
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|Ketchum/Guy Coles Contest Ketchum, ID Aug 23|
|DGK Blood Money Tour USA Aug 23|
|OFF! Tour USA Aug 23|
|Etnies Scout It Out Tour East Coast Aug 23|
|Cali Am Jam California Aug 23|
|The Shrine Japan Tour Japan Aug 27|
|DJ Skatemaster Tate San Diego, CA Aug 29|