• June 1981

    June 1981
    Cover: Mike Smith - Frontside Smith Photo: Kevin Thatcher Inside This Mag: The Ranch Spring Nationals with competitors Mike Smith, Duane Peters, Mike Alba, Neil Blender and more and Steve Caballero, Roger Hickey and Steve Rocco talk about their favorite skatesAlso In This Issue: Top secret spots revealed and Texas spring competitionsMusic Articles: The Big Boys and U2
  • May 1981

    May 1981
    Cover: Duane Peters and Steve Caballero – Aggro Sweeper Re-entry, Lien Air Photos: Kevin Thatcher Inside This Mag: Skate City Whittier Pro/Am Contest with competitors Duane Peters, Lance Mountain, Steve Caballero, Neil Blender and more and a Swedish skate competitionAlso In This Issue: A day in the street, a night on the town, Sensation Basin's Third Anniversary Contest and the Galveston, TX contestMusic Articles: Adam and the Ants and the Big Boys
  • April 1981

    April 1981
    Cover: Allen Losi – Fakie Footplant Ollie Photo: Rose Inside This Mag: LA skatepark paradise and the mission to find the best pipes in Florida Also In This Issue: The ollie air and other unassisted, no handed aerial acrobatics and skating in DallasMusic Articles: The Big Boys and the Jam
  • March 1981

    March 1981
    Cover: Chris Miller - Bio Frontside Air Photo: Goodrich Inside This Mag: LA skatepark paradise and the Kona Pro/Am competitionAlso In This Issue: The art of dropping in and ASPOMusic Articles: 415 Compilation tunes and the Big Boys
  • February 1981

    February 1981
    Cover: Chris Strople - Frontside Slash Photo: Kevin Thatcher Inside This Mag: Lakewood Half-Pipe Pro/Am Contest, an interview with Shawn Peddle and rad public skateparksAlso In This Issue: Skate sessions in Berkeley, the Third Annual Pepsi Pro/Am Sensation Basin Skatepark Contest
  • January 1981

    January 1981
    Cover: artwork by Kevin Thatcher Inside This Mag: Upland Gold Cup Finale, downhill racing at in Capitola and at the Laguna Seca Raceway and semi-secret spots revealedAlso In This Issue: Street shredding and modern skate comics
  • Truman Hooker

    Truman Hooker
    "I was skating with an IV in my arm, just trying to keep it going."
  • Emerica In Paris

    Emerica In Paris
    "...the best solution might be to just bare down, lean into it, and smoke and drink like he never smoked and drank before."
  • The Making Of Blood Shed

    The Making Of Blood Shed
    Behind the scenes look at Rick and Buddy's Blood Shed
  • James Brockman

    James Brockman
    "I never want a job at all, ever."
  • Max Palmer's "Spiked Off" Spitfire Part

    Max Palmer's "Spiked Off" Spitfire Part
    Max operates in an alternate reality where gravity loosens its grip and skate stoppers become their own spots. Watch him bring his signature footwork to the cuts of NYC with backup from his friends in the Limo.
  • Skeuwep’s 420 Skate Jam

    Skeuwep’s 420 Skate Jam
    Attention Illinois! Skeuwep is hosting a skate jam at the Spaulding park in Champaign on 4/20. Roll up!Attention Illinois! Skeuwep is hosting a skate jam at the Spaulding park in Champaign on 4/20. Roll up!
  • In the Shop: Aztec Tees

    In the Shop: Aztec Tees
    Our new Aztec tees just hit the shop.
  • Elijah Akerley's "Pathways 2" Part

    Elijah Akerley's "Pathways 2" Part
    A percussive exploration of architecture and skateable sculptures, Elijah's raw approach shines in a new light cast by Brett Nichols' impressive camera work.
  • Curren Caples for Vans

    Curren Caples for Vans
    Focusing his energy on his home turf, Curren explores LA with a fully formed vision and gets the assist from Louie and Jake on the mission. You've never seen him like this.
  • In The Mag
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    Austyn Gillette graces the cover with a lofty switch tré in DTLA. Featuring Yuto in Tokyo, Tania Cruz in Barcelona, and OJs crew in the Big Sky Country. All this plus more. Cop it now.