TransWorld SKATEboarding Business April 2000
(Vol. 11 No. 5)



Thoughts From the Action Shoe Retailer Show
Oops … Did Jeff Harbaugh Get That Wrong?

Sounding Board
Tum Yeto’s Tod Swank takes us all to task.

Industry News April 2000
Who is the Beast Of The East? And get ready for Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 2.

IASC Update April 2000
Jim Fitzpatrick finds skateboarding’s place in the cosmos.

Retailer Tips April 2000
Skateboard retailers can offer employees many perks.

Ten Shops, One Question April 2000
How much of your shop is dedicated to hardgoods versus softgoods?


1999 Texas Skate Jam
Annual demo benefits kids.

For All The Right Reasons
T. Eric Monroe and the United Skateboarding Association are giving amateur events a wake-up call.

Public Skatepark Builders’ Bible
New skatepark planning and construction guide details every step.

1999 Vans Am Championships
Shoe giant hosts world’s top ams at new skatepark.

Hoping For A Hook-Up is organizing a pro-form clearinghouse on the Internet.

Wooden Industry In The Electronic Age
Does someone already own your online identity?

Spring 2000 Action Sports Retailer Trade Expo
Danny Wainwright gives ASR some pop!

New Ideas And Trade Show Freebies
Innovations are keeping things interesting, and companies entice visitors with giveaways.

Inside The X
ESPN’s X-Games aren’t about you.

Surf Expo
Skateboarding grows at Florida trade show.

Water Brothers
Rhode Island retailer rages into its third decade.

Dogtown: The Documentary Film
Peralta and Stecyk attempt to encapsulate the birth of modern skateboarding.