April 1983


Inside This Mag: The Great Desert Ramp Battle and street skating
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Cover: Micke Alba – Handplant. Photo: Friedman

Also In This Issue: Photograffiti and how to build a ramp

April 1983

Santa Cruz ad, Variflex Vectra ad


April 1983

Contents page, Tony Hawk Tracker Trucks ad


April 1983

Mail Drop, Thrasher Products


April 1983

Thunder Trucks ad, Back Issues, Mail Drop, Madrid ad


April 1983

Dolphin Wrench ad, Skates on Haight ad, Mail Drop, Val Surf ad


April 1983

Ask The Doctor with Dr. Rick Blackheart, Tragedy T-Shirt ad, Walker ad


April 1983

Subscribe page, Skateboard Specialists ad


April 1983

The Adventures of Shred & Betty


April 1983

Photgraffiti; California, Indiana, Italy


April 1983

Photograffiti; Arizona, California, Idaho, South Carolina, Minnesota


April 1983

The Great Desert Ramp Battle, Steve Caballero, Christian Hosoi


April 1983

Neil Blender, Duane Peters


April 1983

Lance Mountain


April 1983

Tony Hawk


April 1983

Stacy Peralta, Steve Caballero


April 1983

Wild In The Street, Cliff Coleman, Cademan Bear


April 1983

Steve Herring, Don Fisher


April 1983

Notes From The Underground, U2 War, Ramones, Big Boys, Pus-Zone, Zorlac, Rough Trade


April 1983

Ramp Building Part II, Smaller Ramps & Superstructures


April 1983

Ramp Building Part II


April 1983

On Board, Coming Events, Trash, Trick Tip, Rodney Mullen


April 1983

On Board, Trash, Donel, Super Skate '83


April 1983

Kryptonics ad, Seaflex ad


April 1983

Somethin' Else


April 1983

Jay Adams Independent ad, Rodney Mullen Powell Peralta ad


April 1983

  • 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. 
  • 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.
  • Half a Century of Hosoi

    Half a Century of Hosoi
    Christian Hosoi celebrated his 50th birthday at the Combi Bowl with live music and a heavy session. Check out some photos here.
  • Rumble in Ramona 2017 Video

    Rumble in Ramona 2017 Video
    The Rumble is seven years strong and better than ever. Skate Rock, vertical destruction, and all of it fueled by the memory of P-Stone. Hell yeah!