September 1986


Inside This Mag: The St. Louis VP Fair Independence Day Celebration, an interview with Mark Gonzales and the Summerfest Ramp Contest in Milwaukee

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Cover: Mark Gonzales – Beanplant. Photo: Mofo

Also In This Issue: Step by step skate tricks and an interview with Frank Hawk from the N.S.A.

Music Articles:
Skaterock with Septic Death, Drunk Injuns, Christ on Parade, Slapshot, Target Video and the Adolescents


September 1986

Jeff Kendall Santa Cruz ad, Madrid ad


September 1986

Lance vs. Lance, Rector ad


September 1986

Skates ad, Burton Snowboards ad


September 1986

Phil Burgoyne Gullwing ad, Contents page


September 1986

Ken Park Town & Country Skate Designs ad, Vision Psycho Stick ad


September 1986

Intensity is Hot, Walker ad


September 1986

Deluxe ad, Mail Drop, Stussy ad


September 1986

Nightmare, Seaflex, Maildrop, Venture ad


September 1986

Road Rider Santa Cruz ad, OJ


September 1986

Dogtown Skates ad, Aaron Murray, Scott Oster


September 1986

Ask the Doctor with Rick Blackheart, Tony Magnusson


September 1986

Stickers, 'Zine Thing, Rob Roskopp


September 1986

Subscribe page, Vision Street Wear


September 1986

Skarfing Material, Powell Peralta ad


September 1986

Gremic ad, Thrashin'


September 1986

Trik Stik, Step by Step


September 1986

Jimmy'z, Making Your Ramp Strong


September 1986

Making Your Ramp Strong


September 1986

California Cheap Skates, Local Motion


September 1986

Natas, Welcome to Venice


September 1986

Just A Little Out Of Control In St. Louis


September 1986

Christian Hosoi


September 1986

Eddie Reategui


September 1986

National Skateboards Association, Steve Caballero


September 1986

Chris Miller, Gator


September 1986

Mark Gonzales Interview


September 1986

Mark Gonzales Interview


September 1986

Mark Gonzales Interview


September 1986

Mark Gonzales Interview


September 1986

Milwaukee's Finest, Zill Beaudion


September 1986

Milwaukee's Finest


September 1986

Schmitt Stix, Skate Rock, The Second Show


September 1986

Drunk Injuns


September 1986

Skate Rock


September 1986

Cal Skate & Sport, City Street Grinders, California Skate Express


September 1986

Paramount Mail Order, Natas Kaupas Thunder Trucks ad


September 1986

Brian Martin, Slap Shot, In The Crowd


September 1986

In The Crowd, Frank Hawk, Target Video


September 1986

Quicksilver, Sean Wyett


September 1986

Palo Alto Sport Shop, Roller Wheels, Thunderbolts


September 1986

Hosoi ad, Ocean Side


September 1986

Ocean Side, Mike Vallely


September 1986

Skateboard Specialists, Kryptonics ad


September 1986

Notes From The Underground, Hanoi Rocks, Skates on Haight


September 1986

Notes From The Underground, Team Losi


September 1986

Skate Rock video, Big Ugly


September 1986

Pus-Zone, Cro-Mags


September 1986

Powell Peralta ad, Rant & Reel, The Subhumans


September 1986

Trash, On Board, Coming Events


September 1986

Steadham Designs, Go Skate


September 1986

Fogtown ad, JFA


September 1986

Zorlac Skateboards, Product Patrol


September 1986

Thrasher Products, Sims Nitro


September 1986

Sk8 Komix, The Bones Brigade Video


September 1986

Orange Cycle Works, Naked Boards, Alva skates ad


September 1986

Bullet ad, Somethin' else


September 1986

Rodney Mullen Independent ad, Mike McGill Powell Peralta ad


September 1986

  • Krooked's "Pure Evil" Video

    Krooked's "Pure Evil" Video
    Zigzagging between cars and curbs in NYC, Gonz gets the goods while Cromer films and edits the magic. If the back lip at the end don’t make you smile you must be broken, homie. 
  • Jake Phelps Lifetime Retrospective

    Jake Phelps Lifetime Retrospective
    It’s been a year but the love keeps flowing. We’ve added new testimonials to this retrospective page. Take a few moments and soak up more stories from the life and times of Jake Phelps. 
  • T-Eddy Awards 2019

    T-Eddy Awards 2019
    Everyone’s favorite annual award ceremony is back to celebrate the year’s best breakthroughs and bunts. If you can’t make SOTY, might as well hope for a T-Eddy. See the list and guess who’ll get pissed.
  • Wrecking Crew: Toronto to Philly

    Wrecking Crew: Toronto to Philly
    No city is safe from the the Wrecking Crew—Delfino, Michel, Glick, Pabich, Kanfoush and a packed lineup of ATVs go on a mayhem-filled crust crusade from Toronto to Philly. Even Gonz and Ishod link with the crew at FDR. This is MUST-SEE TV. 
  • Abnormal Communication: Episode 2

    Abnormal Communication: Episode 2
    Gonz is back with another multimedia odyssey, blending skate philosophy with serious stunts from top-of-the-charts pros like Silas, Suciu and Tony Hawk. The stoke levels here are otherworldly.