April 1981


Inside This Mag: LA skatepark paradise and the mission to find the best pipes in Florida

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Cover: Allen Losi – Fakie Footplant Ollie. Photo: Rose

Also In This Issue: The ollie air and other unassisted, no handed aerial acrobatics and skating in Dallas

Music Articles:
The Big Boys and the Jam

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Santa Cruz ad, Digital Stimulation


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Contents page, KROQ FM 106.7, Independent ad


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Talking Ed, Mail Drop, Variflex ad


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Donel ad, Subscribe, L.A. Skatepark Paradise Part II


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L.A. Skatepark Paradise Part II, Chris Miller, Steve Alba


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L.A. Skatepark Paradise Part II


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L.A. Skatepark Paradise Part II, Steve Caballero


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Mission: Possible, Mike Folmer


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Modern Moves, Ollie Air, Steve Caballero


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Wild Riders of Boardz, Vision Sports Inc., Thrasher stickers and buttons


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Dallas, Jeff Newton


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Walker ad, Atlantic Skates, Kryptonics Skateboards ad, Subscribe page


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On Board, Comic Contest Winners, Glossary of Skate Terms


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Notes From The Underground, The Jam, Thrasher t-shirts, Gullwing ad


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8X10 Steve Olson, The Jammer ad


April 1981

  • T-Eddy Awards 2018

    T-Eddy Awards 2018
    These annual skate awards are determined through a scientific formula involving a panel of unbiased judges. Even if your name is disgraced and slandered here, it's an honor to be nominated!
  • Allen Losi Benefit

    Allen Losi Benefit
    Friends and family from far and wide came together to help Allen Losi with his ongoing struggle dealing with CRPS, a very painful nervous-system disorder. Funds and spirits were both raised. Skateboarding is a family. Help your brother out. 
  • Allen Losi Benefit Show

    Allen Losi Benefit Show
    Come out to the Allen Losi benefit at Alex's bar in Long Beach, CA to raise some money for a good cause.
  • T-Eddy Awards 2017

    T-Eddy Awards 2017
    It's that time of the year again… Winners, losers, snoozers and boozers—they're all in here. If we left somebody out, let us know in the comments below. And remember, there's no such thing as bad press.
  • Sneak Peek: May 2016

    Sneak Peek: May 2016
    Jerry Hsu returns to the cover of the mag with a tech-gnar masterpiece–nollie backside 180 to fakie 5-0. Welcome back, Jer!