April 2002

Inside This Mag: Thrasher's 2001 Skater of the Year Arto Saari, 2001 T-Eddy Awards and a SOTY feature with Bob Burnquist, Geoff Rowley, Rick McCrank, Bastien Salabanzi, Eric Koston and Mark Appleyard

TH04-02-APR-02
Cover: Arto Saari – Fakie Ollie Back Flip Fakie. Photo: Burnett

Also In This Issue: So Cal skating and an Am feature

Music Articles:
Billy Childish, Slayer, JT the Bigga Figga, Smogtown and Candiria

  • SOTY Party 2019 Photos

    SOTY Party 2019 Photos
    Unless you’ve been living underneath a rotting mini ramp in the woods, you undoubtedly already know that Milton Martinez is our 2019 Skater of the Year. We celebrated his win this past Friday with a bangin'-ass party in The City by the Bay.
  • Who should be the 2019 Skater of the Year?

    Who should be the 2019 Skater of the Year?
    You know what time it is! Here are the contenders for SOTY 2019. Now cast your vote!
  • Bust or Bail "Trouble at the Double" Photos

    Bust or Bail "Trouble at the Double" Photos
    The original and greatest raw street contest roared back to life at an undisclosed California kinker last weekend. From Mark Suciu to Jamie Foy and every rail ripper in between, this was one for the history books. And Alex Midler… you’re nuts!
  • Over It – Skaters, Drugs and Alcohol

    Over It – Skaters, Drugs and Alcohol
    Skateboarding's icons discuss substance abuse – with stories and perspective from Muska, Tyshawn, Elissa, Spanky, AVE, Sheffey, Arto, Reynolds, Boulala and Mariano. Share this with a friend.
  • Jamie Foy Shoe Release Party Photos

    Jamie Foy Shoe Release Party Photos
    Last Thursday, New Balance threw one hell of a party in honor of Foy's first shoe. The night was fueled by an endless supply of high-class snacks and an open bar at what might be the world’s fanciest bowling alley.