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Steve Alba on Generation X

Steve Alba on Randy Katen's Generation X

It’s time, once again, for Randy Katen’s Generation X on KBGA FM. This week’s guest is skateboarding legend and founding member of the Powerflex 5, Steve Alba. Salba talks about skating backyard pools, his music and much more on tonight’s broadcast. Click the “listen now” button below when the time is right. EPM “push-ups on the deck” Out!

Photo Credit: Jim Goodrich

Featured Guest: Steve Alba” of the Powerflex 5; Sunday, October 16 @ 5-7pm PST

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Build It and They Will Shred

Chris Miller with a huge frontside air into the pocket - Dew Tour Portland

Hoo haa, that’s one huge air into the pocket courtesy of Chris Miller during this year’s Portland stop of the Dew Tour. Maybe you would like to see more of Chris skating the world’s first portable concrete bowl? Well, you’re in luck; check out videos and results of the legend and pro finals after the turn along with a larger version of Chris’ atmospheric air. EPM “telemetry tracking engaged” Out!

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Maestros of the Corn

Masters @ Battle Ground - 2008 Trifecta

The final stop of the 2008 Trifecta for the Master’s division was a cacophony of skating. Like the prior two stops, Pat Ngoho and Buck Smith battled it out for top honors. In the end, Pat would win the 2008 Corn Cup while Buck, with his second place finish, would take the overall 2008 Trifecta for the Masters.

Congratulations Buck and Pat, we’ll see you next year. Check out all the action from the Master’s division in the gallery.

Masters @ Battle Ground – 2008 Trifecta

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Concrete Kahoonas

Salba, Olson, Wally, Cooksie, Duncan

You’ve heard the term “in it for life”, well here are a few dudes that fit the phrase. It’s Steve “Salba” Alba, Steve “Bulky” Olson, Tom “Wally” Inouye, Chris “Cooksie” Cook and Dave “Double-D” Duncan. These are some of the skaters that blazed a trail for modern skateboarding and it’s always good to see them during Trifecta weekend. Check out a few pics after the turn.

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Benefit Closing

Closing of Art Benefit for Fernhill Skatepark @ Extracto Roasters

Come on over to Extracto Roasters on Saturday afternoon, October 27th from 4-6 p.m., for the closing of the Fernhill Skatepark art benefit. There are still plenty of great photos for purchase and all proceeds go to building another “sick” skatepark here in our fine city. Word has it that the star of GVK will be in attendance along with other skate community folks. Check out the photos on display after the turn. EPM “skate, create, repeat” Out!

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Fernhill Skatepark Benefit at Extracto

Fernhill Skatepark Benefit @ Extracto Coffee House

When the going gets tough, well, the tough get going. It’s time to build more skateparks folks and here’s your opportunity to contribute and/or get involved. On Thursday, Oct. 4th, from 6-8pm come check out over 60 images for sale in support of the Fernhill Skatepark at Extracto Coffee House. Don’t fret, if you can’t make the opening, the art will be up all month and available for purchase. A mere $35 per print with all proceeds going directly to making Fernhill skatepark a reality. What a deal. Check out the flyer and all the images available for sale after the turn. EPM “less prisons, more skateparks” Out!

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Random Dew’ds

Skate Legends at the Portland Dew Tour on Earth Patrol

One of the highlights of the Portland Dew Tour, in addition to a sweet concrete bowl, was the opportunity to see legends shredding the bowl. Maybe it’s time to bring back the Hester Series and let these dudes go at it again? Check out Lance, Duane, Salba, Cab, Tony Mag and more keeping the stoke after the turn. EPM “portland has bowls” Out!

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Duel at Diablo 1986

Yuri's 80's Re-Vert Fantasy Skate - Duel at Diablo 1986

All you beat master rhyme folks check it out. Last week it was the Terror in Tahoe and this week, we heat things up with the Duel at Diablo, uhhh, uhhh, uhhhh. Yuri is down with the younger generation, now get down with the old vert dogs as they shred it up circa 1986. Check out all action after the turn on Yuri’s 80’s Re-Vert Fantasy Skate.

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Chicago Blowout 1986 – NSA Pro/Am

Yuri's 80's Re-vert Fantasy Skate - Chicago Blowout 1986 NSA

We’re off to the windy city, Chicago, Illinois for this week’s edition of Yuri’s 80’s Re-Vert Fantasy Skate. The year was 1986 and many a midwest skater made the pilgrimage to the Chicago Blowout to see their skate heroes compete. Spinning tricks ruled the day and Tony Hawk’s back-to-back-to-back-to-back McTwists were a contest first. Check out all the action after turn and don’t forget, Yuri wants to know your top 5 skaters along with your pick for best trick. EPM “gymnast plant” Out!

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Knights of Crown Royale

Tigard Pros - Trifecta 2008

It was hot as a dragon’s breath during the Tigard stop of the 2008 Trifecta but that didn’t stop the pros from just killing it. The field was massive with over 70 skaters competing for the cash. With that many skaters zooming around on fast Dreamland ‘crete, a few mishaps are bound to happen. Aside from a few minor injuries, the contest was a huge success. Pure skateboarding mayhem went down along with some tunes and a few fireworks. Check out over 100 photos from the Pro ranks in the gallery.

Pros @ Tigard – 2008 Trifecta

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