November 1985


Inside This Mag: The NSA wrap up at the Skate Ranch in Del Mar, the Capitola Street Style Classic and a trip to Europe

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Cover: Christian Hosoi – Head-High Fly Over. Photo: Tkacheff

Also In This Issue: Skating in Boston and step by step skating

Music Articles:
Bad Brains and D.O.A.


November 1985

Rob Roskopp OJ ad, Madrid ad


November 1985

Contents page, Hosoi ad


November 1985

Mail Drop, Steve Steadham Powell Peralta ad


November 1985

Z-Rollers, Motobilt, Big Buck Truk


November 1985

Subscribe page, Vision ad


November 1985

Skarfing Material, Gullwing Trucks ad


November 1985

Kryptonics ad, Burton Snowboards


November 1985

Ask The Doctor wih Dr. Rick Blackheart, Venture ad


November 1985

Atlantic Skates Inc., Allen Losi Variflex ad


November 1985

Schmitt Stix, Air Tech, Vision Old Ghost, John Grigley


November 1985

Brand-X, Welcome To Venice


November 1985

Rannalli, Town & Country Skate Designs, Contest Videos


November 1985

Boston, Fred Smith


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Frank Lennon, Fred Smith


November 1985

Gremic, Bones Brigade Video


November 1985

The Connection, Thunder Trucks ad


November 1985

N.S.A. Rap Up at the Skate Ranch, Christian Hosoi, Rodney Mullen


November 1985

Jeff Grosso, Bill Ruff, Eric Nash, Greg Smith, Jeff Phillips


November 1985

Mike McGill, Tony Hawk


November 1985

California Hot Mail Order, Skates On Haight


November 1985

Capitola Classic, Street Style, Tommy Guerrero


November 1985

Christian Hosoi, Mark Gonzales, Steve Olson


November 1985

Orange Cycle Works, Avenue Skates, Free Wheelin Skateboards


November 1985

Rob Roskopp, Tommy Guerrero


November 1985

Tony Hawk, Tony Alva, Europe Again


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Europe Again


November 1985

Lance Mountain


November 1985

Keith Stephenson


November 1985

Savage Dimensions, Reggie Barnes Walker ad


November 1985

Skateboard Specialists, Kama Kazi Skateboards


November 1985

Paramount Mail Order, Locals Only! Nash ad


November 1985

Step by Step, Steve Steadham, Mark "Gator" Rogowski, California Skate Express


November 1985

JFA Skateboard, Thrasher Products


November 1985

Notes From The Underground, Bad Brains, Pus-Zone


November 1985

Rant 'n Reel, Igor's Record Collection, Skate Rock! 3


November 1985

Cal Skate & Sport, Product Patrol, Zorlac Skateboards

November 1985

Action Sports, Skateboards


November 1985

On Board, Trash, Lance Mountain


November 1985

Palo Alto Sport Shop, The Bird II, Slim Balls, Santa Cruz, Skates ad


November 1985

Dog Town Born Again ad, Somethin' Else


November 1985

Independent ad, Le Choix Multiple Powell Peralta ad


November 1985

  • “Grindland – Red, Monk and the Birth of DIY” Full Movie

    “Grindland – Red, Monk and the Birth of DIY” Full Movie
    From the early days of Burnside to 2019’s Rip Ride Rally, this film explores the friendship, struggle, triumph and tragedy of DIY pioneers Mark Scott and Mark Hubbard –– true iconoclasts hellbent on building the skateparks of their dreams. Watch this with your friends.
  • The Houston Vert Ramp "Banger In The Hanger" Contest

    The Houston Vert Ramp "Banger In The Hanger" Contest
    Tony, Bucky, Jimmy, Bryce, Mami and a huge array of vets and new blood bring world-class vert to Houston.
  • Belco Bowl Jam: 20 Years

    Belco Bowl Jam: 20 Years
    Tony, Bucky, Hosoi, Lance and more throw some shade to celebrate 20 years of the infamous Belco Bowl Jam. Catch up on two decades of highlights before the next one hits.
  • Burnside 4 Life: 30 Years Under The Bridge Video

    Burnside 4 Life: 30 Years Under The Bridge Video
    Three decades of destruction smashed into six minutes. Big ups to everyone who’s chipped in or got broke off under the bridge. Fuel the stoke and build your own. 
  • Burnside 4 Life: 30 Years Under The Bridge Article

    Burnside 4 Life: 30 Years Under The Bridge Article
    Burnside’s birthday marks 30 years of spills and thrills at the first renegade DIY. Read how the founders took it from vagrant hideaway to Northwest proving ground in our December ‘20 mag piece.