“hi paul, i'm tony hawk. you signed a skateboard for our skatepark foundation and i wanted to say thank you."
him: "you're welcome, let's skate!"
...then this happened. so tonight i either danced awkwardly with paul mccartney or we did sick stationary slalom moves. i'm ok with both versions.
1997 munster world championships, germany. looking back now, this is probably the best i ever skated in competition. i was in "the zone" or whatever cheesy sports cliche works in this scenario.
the original video had no sound so here's some d****d in keeping with today's theme.
Saturday 3pm et: hear @samjones of @offcamerashow on demolition radio. he’s got great stories of perseverance, talent and creating your own career path... and skating whittier with og locals.
tune in: @siriusxm ch103 faction talk xl
Thanks to eddie elliott of @capefearseafoodcompany for sharing these pics from our 1990 #bonesbrigade tour stop in nice, france. this was a typical demo scene back then; we never knew what was in store but we got in the van and rarely complained. yes, that's #rayunderhill on the deck with a fanny pack... our gear was 🔥