In the early 90’s three pools were built in backyards specifically for skating, Basic, Chicken’s and Belmar’s. If you are lucky enough to know them you can skate ’em. Read more
…Independent Trucks have been at the forefront of our culture for over 25 years-because they invented it. Remember that.
Hanging out with Bennet driving to go skate and getting all jazzed up. That gets me stoked.
In the end of 82 the Wavecat center couldn’t survive the rollerskate crisis and closed its doors. Skateboarding was basically dead except for the “Guara” park with their national contests that turned to be the event of the year for years to come after that.