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ZVP Episode 2, The Original

ZVP Episode 2, The Original

Episode two takes an in-depth look at the first Z-Flex skateboards, the fiberglass boards. Hand crafted by Kent Sherwood

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ZVP Episode 2, The Original

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Dead Hippie: Skaters & Drugs: Dressen & Alva

Dead Hippie: Skaters & Drugs: Dressen & Alva

Mackenzie Eisenhour updated his Dead Hippie site with more outtakes from his Skaters And Drugs article. This update feat

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Dead Hippie: Skaters & Drugs: Dressen & Alva

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TWS New Editor In Chief Jaime Owens Interview

TWS New Editor In Chief Jaime Owens Interview

Get familiar with our new Editor in Chief and check out a batch of his favorite photos.

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TWS New Editor In Chief Jaime Owens Interview

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30th Anniversary Interviews: Tony Alva Part 2

30th Anniversary Interviews: Tony Alva Part 2

We pick up where we left off with TA, and get into his influences, the number one most influential skater of all time, t

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30th Anniversary Interviews: Tony Alva Part 2

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30th Anniversary Interviews: Tony Alva Part 1

30th Anniversary Interviews: Tony Alva Part 1

As one of the main catalysts for skateboarding's second wave via the Z-Boys and Dogtown in the '70s, Tony Alva introduce

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30th Anniversary Interviews: Tony Alva Part 1

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Die Posers Die 3 Art Show

Die Posers Die 3 Art Show

Last Friday was the opening of Die Posers Die, a skater/art event curated by Tony Alva. A host of pros had art on displa

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Die Posers Die 3 Art Show

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Cab, Hosoi, & Alva Skate Bastard Bowl

Cab, Hosoi, & Alva Skate Bastard Bowl

In Italy for a Vans product launch, Christian Hosoi, Steve Caballero, and Tony Alva checked in to visit old friend Max B

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Cab, Hosoi, & Alva Skate Bastard Bowl

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Pro-Tec Pool Party 2012: Masters Photos

Pro-Tec Pool Party 2012: Masters Photos

Anyone who wasn’t lucky enough to be around skateboarding in the 80s when vert skateboarding and professional rivalry

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Pro-Tec Pool Party 2012: Masters Photos

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Adventures With Chris: Pave The Way Pt 2

Adventures With Chris: Pave The Way Pt 2

In this second installment from the night’s festivities we catch up with the show’s curator, Lance Dawes as he tells

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Adventures With Chris: Pave The Way Pt 2

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10 Most Influential Tricks Of All Time

10 Most Influential Tricks Of All Time

Since the dawn of urethane, key tricks have opened the doors to progression. The following are 10 of the most important

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10 Most Influential Tricks Of All Time

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30th Anniversary Interviews Teaser

30th Anniversary Interviews Teaser

Here's a little taste of what's to come over the year in our 30 interviews with the 30 most influential skaters of all t

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30th Anniversary Interviews Teaser

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<em>TWS</em> 30th Anniversary Party Video

TWS 30th Anniversary Party Video

While the crowd got their party on for our 30th anniversary issue release, we snagged some of the legends from our 30 Mo

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TWS 30th Anniversary Party Video

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The 30 Most Influential Skaters Of All Time

The 30 Most Influential Skaters Of All Time

Today, our 30 year anniversary issue goes on sale. Inside are short excerpts from the full-length interviews you'll find

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The 30 Most Influential Skaters Of All Time

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30 Year Party Photos

30 Year Party Photos

Last night in the revamped TransWorld Park was epic, fun, and legendary all rolled into one. Celebrating the launch of o

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30 Year Party Photos

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Zumiez 100K 2011 Party Pics

Zumiez 100K 2011 Party Pics

Dollin, Lizard, Slash, TK, Ellington, P-Rod, Torey, and more of your favorite pros made it up to Keystone, Colorado for

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Zumiez 100K 2011 Party Pics

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TWS 10 Freaks

TWS 10 Freaks

The straight world considers “freak” a negative label, but skaters have a high percentage woven into our DNA. These

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TWS 10 Freaks

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Alva, Cab, Layton &#038; Olson @ Oklahoma City Vans Store

Alva, Cab, Layton & Olson @ Oklahoma City Vans Store

Vans riders Tony Alva, Steve Caballero, Johnny Layton, and Alex Olson will be stopping by the new Vans store at Penn Squ

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Alva, Cab, Layton & Olson @ Oklahoma City Vans Store

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Blind Sunday Fundays #27

Blind Sunday Fundays #27

This Sunday the Blind team hits up the Stoner Plaza in Santa Monica, California with a guest appearance by Tony Alva.

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Blind Sunday Fundays #27

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Lance Mountain Disaster Art Show

Lance Mountain Disaster Art Show

I remember finishing the drawings outside the [Suicidal Tendencies] show, went inside and my teeth got chipped... So, th

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Lance Mountain Disaster Art Show

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Tony Alva &#038; Ray Barbee @ New TX Vans Stores

Tony Alva & Ray Barbee @ New TX Vans Stores

Vans skate legends Tony Alva and Ray Barbee will be stopping by new Vans stores in Houston & Corpus Christi, TX this Fri

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Tony Alva & Ray Barbee @ New TX Vans Stores

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Welcome To The Thunderdome, Part 5 of 5

Welcome To The Thunderdome, Part 5 of 5

Gonz, Vallely, Stecyk, Cole, Hawk, Lutzka, & more weigh in on the best contest skaters versus the guys on the podium in

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Welcome To The Thunderdome, Part 5 of 5

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Welcome To The Thunderdome, Part 1 of 5

Welcome To The Thunderdome, Part 1 of 5

Judging the "best?" Maybe. What exactly do contests mean to skateboarding? Alva, Mountain, Stecyk, & more dissect the hi

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Welcome To The Thunderdome, Part 1 of 5

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Mike Vallely: A Taxonomical Guide

Mike Vallely: A Taxonomical Guide

Mike Vallely is a beast, as we’ve seen a few times over the years. But, it would be disingenuous to write him off for

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Mike Vallely: A Taxonomical Guide

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Logan, Hawk, Alva, &#038; Way Hall Of Fame Wrap Up

Logan, Hawk, Alva, & Way Hall Of Fame Wrap Up

Bruce Logan, Tony Alva, Tony Hawk and Danny Way; into the Skateboard Hall of Fame at the Vans Skatepark in Orange, CA.

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Logan, Hawk, Alva, & Way Hall Of Fame Wrap Up

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Skateboarding Hall Of Fame Inauguration, Oct 24

Skateboarding Hall Of Fame Inauguration, Oct 24

The International Association of Skateboard Companies (IASC) will join hundreds from the skate community to honor and in

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Skateboarding Hall Of Fame Inauguration, Oct 24

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TWS 10: Legendary Swimming Pools

TWS 10: Legendary Swimming Pools

When you boil it down, a handful of all-time pits always rise above the scum line. From our June 2009 issue.

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TWS 10: Legendary Swimming Pools

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Pnut Art At Alva Skates

Pnut Art At Alva Skates

Join Vans at Alva Skates this Thursday, April 9th for an art show of 50 special decks painted by Greg "Pnut" Galinsky.

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Pnut Art At Alva Skates

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Hosoi, Cab, Alva @ Vans In Colorado

Hosoi, Cab, Alva @ Vans In Colorado

Legends at the Vans store.

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Hosoi, Cab, Alva @ Vans In Colorado

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Zumiez 100K 2009 In Keystone, Colorado

Zumiez 100K 2009 In Keystone, Colorado

Another wild time in Keystone, Colorado with everyone from Lizard King to Eric Koston to TnT and TK along for the ride.

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Zumiez 100K 2009 In Keystone, Colorado

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Tony Alva’s “Totally Bitchin’ Night Of The Dead!” Costume Party

Tony Alva’s “Totally Bitchin’ Night Of The Dead!” Costume Party

Prince, The Joker, Wonder Woman, the Cobra Kai dojo, a Pirate, Ziggy Stardust, and plenty of other loonies came out to p

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Tony Alva’s “Totally Bitchin’ Night Of The Dead!” Costume Party

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Tony Alva&#8217;s &#8220;Totally Bitchin&#8217; Night Of The Dead&#8221; Costume Party

Tony Alva’s “Totally Bitchin’ Night Of The Dead” Costume Party

The best holiday of the year is fast approaching...

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Tony Alva’s “Totally Bitchin’ Night Of The Dead” Costume Party

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