Friday, April 15, 2011
One of the problems with picking out the more obscure skateboarders and companies is that you don't always have a lot of background information to add. This is one example of that. I like the photo, it's a good trick and that's it.
There's a new interview with Drake Jones over at Already Been Done. Chops gets to the bottom of things and clarifies what Drake was doing in that one Real ad where it looks like he was skating in boots. It was a frontside varial heelflip and he was skating in Nikes, not Timberlands.
It's going to be 1998 on Monday. 1997 has gone on for far too long.
Nick Freitas was the photographer.
Slap - July 1997 Volume 6 Number 7