August 30, 2010

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anybody know who this is or anything about this photo?

seriously classic badass


Anonymous said...

Huh? That's Steve Olson. I could tell just from his face, didn't even need to see his board.

Anonymous said...

It definatly has the shape of the brooklyn banks, but the background looks different. But I was there 25 years after this photo

Jeff said...

yeah, I saw the deck, but wasn't sure.

Anonymous said...

He was voted Skateboarder of the Year in 1979(?) by the readers of SkateBoarder Magazine. He was one of the riders who helped establish the link between punk rock and skateboarding. He still rides slalom with Black Leather Racing.